Taiwan's Pegatron hands out NT$12,000 minimum cash prize to employees

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- During its annual Weiya (尾牙, Lunar New Year party) yesterday, Taiwanese iPhone assembler Pegatron Corp. (和碩) handed out over NT$100 million in bonuses to its employees, with ev...

Taiwanese factories moving to Taoyuan as China-US trade war heats up

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the trade war between the U.S. and China looks to continue to ramp up, Taiwanese tech companies are starting to pull out of China and shift production to the northern Taiwan...

27 companies sign statement in support of LGBTQ rights in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a historic move, 27 Taiwanese and international organizations, including some top global enterprises, have issued a joint statement of support for LGBTQ rights in the u...

2018 Taiwan Migrant Literature Awards held in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The fifth annual Taiwan Migrant Literature Award ceremony was held at the National Taiwan Museum in Taipei on Sunday, Sept. 30. The event included a modern contemporary dance...

Two dozen Taiwanese companies in China mulling returning home: MOEA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At least two dozen Taiwanese companies are considering returning to Taiwan amid the escalating trade war between the U.S. and China, said Minister of Economic Affairs Shen...

Trade War: Taiwan firms Pegatron, Quanta, Wistron, others may shift production out of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the U.S.-China Trade war continues to escalate, the Ministry of Economic Affairs has seen a marked increase in companies considering withdrawing manufacturing bases fro...

Winners of Taiwan Literature Awards for Migrants announced

The fifth Taiwan Literature Awards for Migrants were announced Saturday, with eight migrant workers from the Philippines, Indonesia and Vietnam depicting such themes in their works as longing for fami...

TSMC ranked No. 1 Taiwanese patent applicant in first half of year

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest contract chipmaker, was the No. 1 Taiwanese firm in invention patent applications in the country for the first half of this year,...

Apple Launches New Clean Energy Fund in China

CUPERTINO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 12, 2018--Apple® today announced a new first-of-its-kind investment fund in China to connect suppliers with renewable energy sources. As part of Apple’s commitm...

TSMC chair fears U.S.-China trade friction will hit Apple supply chain

Taipei (CNA) - Morris Chang (張忠謀), chairman of the world's largest contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), said Sunday that the Apple supply chain could suffer if a ...

Taiwan's Foxconn continues to top tablet computer shipment list in Q4

Taipei, April 7 (CNA) Taiwan's Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. remained the world's number one manufacturer shipping tablet computers in the fourth quarter of last year, according to U.S.-based...

Six Taiwanese entrepreneurs present their ideals for a Smart City

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the occasion of the Smart City Summit and Expo in Taipei, six top Taiwanese entrepreneurs shared their views Tuesday on what their priorities were for a smart city, the...

Taipei SCSE opens, showcasing latest innovative IoT solutions for smart cities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Smart City Summit kicked off on Tuesday, March 27, with many of Taiwan’s ICT leaders and politicians expressing their the hope that the show will ...

The 2018 Smart City Summit & Expo to showcase IoT applications in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - More than 120 city mayors or representatives from around the world are set to arrive in Taipei, Taiwan, simultaneously in late March for Asia's biggest conference ...

Apple's top 200 suppliers unveiled: 42 from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - 42 Taiwanese companies have been named in a long list of top 200 suppliers to Apple Inc., according to media reports.  The Cupertino-based tech giant was said to ha...