TSMC says US-China deleveraging could increase semiconductor costs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the U.S. and China seek to shift their supply chains amid ongoing trade tensions, the effects on the semiconductor industry could lead to increased costs and a restrict...

Taiwan says China behind cyberattacks on government agencies, emails

Taiwan said on Wednesday hacking groups linked to the Chinese government had attacked at least 10 government agencies and some 6,000 email accounts of government officials in an “infiltration&rd...

Taiwan tech team wins $US175,000 in US-funded competition to combat disinformation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese tech team has been awarded $US175,000 in a competition funded by the U.S. Department of State to seek solutions to counter disinformation. A team of six mem...

US-Taiwan competition to grant US$250,000 to tech gurus developing tools to counter disinformation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A US-led technology competition with a focus on fighting disinformation entered its final round on Wednesday (Feb. 19), with at least one winning team to be chosen on Thur...

Taiwan’s MOST leads 28 companies to participate in CES 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Tech Arena (TTA), which was founded by the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) to promote entrepreneurship and startups, has led 28 Taiwanese companies to...

Taiwan talent drain sees professors poached by Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At least five faculty members from Taiwan’s most prestigious universities have been poached by Hong Kong over the past two years, highlighting the academic talent dr...

MOST honors Taiwan delegation for successes at MedTech Conference in US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) on Thursday (Oct. 24) welcomed members of the Taiwanese delegation that had attended the international MedTech Conference 201...

Science meeting strengthens Taiwan-U.S. cooperation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwan-United States science meeting will strengthen cooperation between the two countries especially in fields including environmental sustainability and oceanography, ...

Luxembourg delegation promotes collaboration with Taiwan startups

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A delegation from Luxembourg's Ministry of the Economy joined forces with Taiwan's Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) on Friday (July 19) to promote startup inno...

Taiwan Government begins recruitment of tech startups for Consumer Electronics Show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) announced on Tuesday (July 16) that it is now recruiting 80 technology startups to represent Taiwan at the 2020 Consumer Elec...

Taiwan startups secure deals worth over US$20 million at Singapore trade show

Taiwan companies secured orders worth NT$640 million (US$20.5 million) at Innovfest Unbound in Singapore, spotlighting the success of government efforts to promote emerging enterprises, the Ministry o...

ITRI celebrates 46th year as driver of Taiwan tech innovation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s economic minister hailed Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) as a force that is spearheading the development of Taiwan's tech industry in a ...

Taiwan’s technology authority presents 28 startups at InnovFest Unbound in Singapore

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) is presenting 28 tech startups at 2019 Innovfest Unbound, showcasing their innovative tech solutions under the nam...

TokenBacon revolutionizes Taiwan’s art market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan tech startup TokenBacon has developed the world's first-ever cross-blockchain cloud platform, allowing users to quickly build their own blockchain service. In doi...

Chinese subsidies for leading Taiwan companies a bone of contention: Nikkei Asian Review

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Research by Nikkei Asian Review revealed that Taiwan electronics supplier Foxconn, the chairman of which has announced a bid to run for president, and media conglomerate W...