Entrepreneurs and tech talents redefine local industries

Renowned futurist addresses post-COVID-19 issues at E-Day event HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 29 June 2020 - The HKTDC Entrepreneur Day (E-Day), organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development C...

Swiss Cordata Association sets up international blockchain laboratory to support the development of cross-chain ecosystems

ZUG, SWITZERLAND - Media OutReach - 10 June 2020 - Recent years have seen countries continuously research and explore new information technologies such as big data, blockchain, and artificial inte...

Arrow Electronics Helps Tech Startups Boost Their Engineering Capability

Arrow Open Lab to offer free engineering consultations to help develop 5G-ready and AI-powered edge devices HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 9 June 2020 - Global technology-solutions provider Arr...

Google affiliate scraps plan for Toronto smart city project

TORONTO (AP) — Google said Thursday it is abandoning its smart-city development in Toronto. A unit of Google’s parent company Alphabet had been proposing to turn a rundown part of T...

Taiwan gears up for 5G era: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) envisions an era of fifth-generation (5G) networks as the country moves toward a digital economy and continues its industrial transformation. ...

SoftBank to invest $40 billion for new Indonesia capital

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Japan's SoftBank is offering to invest $30 billion to $40 billion in the development of a new Indonesian capital, an official said Friday. The billionaire f...

Prague signs sister city agreement with Taipei after dumping Beijing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Prague formally signed a sister city agreement with Taipei in the Czech capital on Monday (Jan. 13), three months after scrapping a similar deal with Beijing over its &quo...

CES Gadget Show: Surveillance is in - and in a big way

From the face scanner that will check in some attendees to the cameras-everywhere array of digital products, the CES gadget show is all-in on surveillance technology — whether it calls it that or not....

Taiwan seeks smart tech partnerships with Saudi Arabia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Representatives from the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) arrived in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday (Dec. 3) to pursue business collaborations in smart technolo...

Taiwan's Matsu Islands recognized as one of world's top 'Smart Communities'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Lienchiang County (連江縣), better known internationally as the Matsu (馬祖) Islands, has joined the ranks of the top “smart cities” according to the...

Taiwan NARLabs to showcase disaster prevention tech

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Applied Research Laboratories (NARLabs) delegation led by NARLabs Vice President Wu Kuang-Chong(吳光鐘)is set to take part in the 2019 SecuTech exhibition, Thail...

10 Taiwan startups to participate in MWC Los Angeles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ten Taiwan startups led by Taipei Computer Association (TCA) are participating in MWC Los Angeles 2019, exhibiting parts, products or solutions in the fields of 5G, artif...

Taiwan kicks off Smart Asia 2019 in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Smart Asia 2019, organized by the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), got underway at the Mumbai Exhibition Centre on Thursday (Oct. 17) and will run throu...

Taipei world’s 7th smartest city: IMD

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei is the world’s seventh smartest city, ahead of Tokyo and New York, according to the Smart City Index 2019 published by Switzerland’s IMD Business School...

China censors strike in Thailand: Taiwan booth at ASEAN Smart City expo forced to remove sign

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chinese officials in attendance at the ASEAN Smart Cities Network Conference and Exhibition 2019 in Bangkok Thailand, Aug. 22-24, forced event organizers to remove a sign ...