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CECC says coronavirus-positive woman did not run in Taipei marathon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) has denied rumors that Taiwan's newest local coronavirus case ran in the Taipei Marathon, stating that all of her contacts h...

New Zealander pilot, friend took Taipei MRT to Xiangshan while infectious

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As officials continue to trace the movements of the New Zealander pilot behind Taiwan's first local Wuhan coronavirus infection in eight months, a report surfaced on W...

Quanta employee Taiwan's first local coronavirus case in 8 months

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese notebook contractor Quanta Computer Inc., (廣達電腦) on Tuesday (Dec. 22) confirmed that Taiwan's first domestic case of Wuhan coronavirus in eight months is an ...

Taiwan firms to keep shifting supply chains away from China despite Biden win

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Although President-elect Joe Biden is anticipated to be less hawkish towards Beijing than President Donald Trump, Taiwanese companies report that they will continue to shi...

Taiwan reaps US$64 billion bonanza from companies fleeing China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Trade tensions between the U.S. and China exacerbated by the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) have brought Taiwan a bonanza of NT$1.890 trillion (US$64 billion) in investment ...

Wei brothers replace Terry Gou as Taiwan's richest: Forbes

The Wei brothers of Ting Hsin International Group, a large food and beverage conglomerate in Taiwan, replaced Terry Gou (郭台銘), founder of Taiwanese manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., ...

Taiwan-based Compal remains largest notebook computer assembler worldwide in Q2

Taiwan-based Compal Electronics Inc. remained the world's largest notebook computer assembler in the second quarter, according to a report released by market information advisory firm Internationa...

Taiwanese electronics firms mulling local production for U.S. market

Several major Taiwanese contract electronics manufacturers that have plants in China said recently that they are considering setting up production facilities in Taiwan to supply the United States mark...

AI research platform powered by supercomputer Taiwania 2 to launch in June

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- Artificial intelligence platform Taiwan Computing Cloud (TWCC) is set to officially commence services for academic and research projects in June, according to the National Cen...

Taiwan uses US-China trade war to bring 40 companies back home

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan has been making the most of the U.S.-China trade war by successfully luring back 40 Taiwanese companies and is on a pace to quickly surpass its year-end a goal of 50 fir...

Returning Taiwan firms bringing investments of NT$39.9 billion: MOEA

Several Taiwanese companies have applied to bring their overseas operations back home, attracted by a slew of government incentives, and their initial investments will total NT$39.9 billion (US$1.29 b...

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...

Taiwania 2 ranked as 20th-most powerful supercomputer in world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwania 2 has achieved a ranking of 20th in the world, the highest rating for a Taiwan-made supercomputer ever, announced the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) yesterd...

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...

Taiwan ministry partnering with major tech firms on AI platform

TAIPEI (CNA) - The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) on Friday joined forces with three major tech companies to develop an artificial intelligence platform based on cloud technology. The th...