Qualcomm launches Taiwan innovation center for startup ecosystem

U.S. chip giant Qualcomm Inc. opened an innovation center in Taipei Monday (March 10) to promote the development of a startup ecosystem in Taiwan and deepen the company's collaboration with Taiwan...

Taiwan's science and technology ministry celebrates 60th anniversary with two-day forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To mark its 60th anniversary, the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) organized its biggest forum in recent years in Taipei on Wednesday (Oct. 30). Although resou...

Taiwanese startup ramping up production of sugarcane straws

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a ban on single-use plastic straws is set to go into effect in July of next year, a Taiwanese startup is ramping up production of its biodegradable straws made from sugarcan...

Taiwan to start producing ‘caviar of citrus' after 6 years of development

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After six years of cultivation, Taiwan has successfully started to produce the Australian finger lime, also known as the "caviar of citrus" according to CNA. ...

Taiwan to invest NT$8.8 billion in social innovation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Minister without Portfolio, Audrey Tang (唐鳳) said Taiwan will invest NT$8.8 billion (US$0.29 billion) over five years on social innovation to support social entrepr...

Taiwanese entrepreneurs patent sugarcane straws

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A group of Taiwanese entrepreneurs have patented the design for straws made from sugarcane, as the first stage of a Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) ban on single-...

Taiwan launches inclusive tech hub, aims to become Asia's best tech startup ecosystem

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - To tap into the country's rich heritage in technology and hardware/software strengths, a government-funded tech innovation and entrepreneurship hub is newly built and is con...

European Innovation Week kicks off in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The “European Innovation Week” began this week in Taipei, with an opening ceremony hosted by the Deputy Director of the European Commission’s General Dir...

Israel Export Institute and Taiwan's Trade Dev. Council sign MoU to increase cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A spokesman for Israel’s largest venture capital group Viola Ventures recently stated that Taiwan’s presence and projects in Israel have been too small. Now it...

The smartest, greenest building in Taiwan: Central Taiwan Innovation Campus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Taiwan Innovation Campus (CTIC) building in Taiwan's central Nantou County achieved the prestigious Diamond Class Green Building and Intelligent Building r...