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The Latest: Wisconsin GOP defends Foxconn ahead of vote

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on the Wisconsin state Assembly debate of $3 billion Foxconn bill (all times local): 11:15 a.m. Wisconsin Republicans say they are n...

Taiwan regrets prison sentence for Hong Kong democracy activists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Presidential Office expressed regret about the prison sentences handed to three prominent democracy activists in Hong Kong, a spokesman said Thursday. Joshua Wong (...

I-Mei CEO Luis Ko and director Wu Nien-jen urge Taiwanese youth ‘to say no to drugs’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—I-Mei Foods CEO Luis Ko (高志明) and movie director Wu Nien-jen (吳念真) jointly urged Taiwanese youth to say ‘no’ to drugs at a press conference to release ...

A Japanese gives up nationality to become Taiwanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Japanese man posted his Taiwan ID card on his 30-year-old birthday on Thursday, announcing that he has given up his Japanese nationality to become a Taiwanese citizen. ...

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Cambodia to deport more Taiwanese fraud suspects to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Cambodia is preparing to deport nearly 400 Chinese and Taiwanese fraud suspects to China, again failing to heed calls from Taipei that the Taiwanese should be tried in the...

Universiade opening ceremony to spotlight local culture, vitality

The opening ceremony of the 2017 Taipei Summer Universiade—the largest global sporting event ever staged in Taiwan—is set to feature some of Taiwan’s most renowned artists in the rea...

Aerospace and defense technology exhibition kicks off in Taipei

The Taipei Aerospace and Defense Technology Exhibition kicked off Aug. 17 at Taipei World Trade Center, showcasing cutting-edge components and systems from more than 140 local and overseas companies a...

MOST unveils US$132 million Taiwan AI semiconductor project

An NT$4 billion (US$132 million), four-year project assisting Taiwan’s semiconductor industry develop cutting-edge process technologies and foster talents specializing in artificial intelligence...

Photo of the day: Brazilian athlete towers over Taiwan's 'Cutest Policewoman'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- With the Taipei 2017 Universiade only days away, athletes from around the world are flocking to Taiwan's capital city, and in this case a photo of a statuesq...

Ghost Month fears force cancellation of Taiwanese horror movie showing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The makers of the horror movie “The Tag-Along 2” (紅衣小女孩2) canceled an open-air showing planned for Taichung due to local concern over the imminent start of the...

Live broadcast on mobile messaging giant LINE now available

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Instant messaging software LINE released its new live broadcasting feature to users worldwide on Thursday. LINE users who have updated their app to the latest version o...

IDC: Asia Pacific robotics spending to grow by 25.2% CAGR in next five years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-- Asia Pacific spending on robotics (including drones) and related services is estimated to reach US$66 billion in 2017, according to the newly released IDC Worldwide Commercial R...