Taiwan home appliance brand censured over chaotic shareholder meeting

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A feud between the management of a Taiwanese household-appliance maker and its shareholders reached a climax on Tuesday (June 30) as the company's chairwoman declared ...

Ex-NPP leader invited to join board of Taiwan home appliance maker Tatung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Troubled home appliance maker Tatung Co. has invited former New Power Party (NPP) Chairman Huang Kuo-chang (黃國昌) to serve as an independent board member, reports said Tues...

Google Nest Mini smart speaker now available in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Google has launched the first Mandarin-language version of its latest home appliance — Google Nest Mini — in Taiwan, promising to bring users a better Google A...

Taiwan’s Chunghwa Picture Tubes unable to pay full wages for August

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Troubled panel maker Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. (CPT, 中華映管) only paid its foreign staff 40 percent of their wages for August and Taiwanese staff between 10 and 55 percent...

Taiwan moves 200 migrant workers out of Chunghwa Picture Tubes amid power cutoff

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – More than 200 migrant workers had to leave their dormitories at the Tatung Group’s ailing Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. (CPT, 中華映管) in Taoyuan City as power was cut of...

Taiwan’s Chunghwa Picture Tubes announces layoffs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Just hours after denying media reports, the Tatung Group’s troubled Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. (CPT, 中華映管) announced Thursday (August 29) evening that it would lay ...

A short bridge between Taiwan and India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On a hot summer’s night in Taipei, Priya Lalwani Purswaney meets up with friends at a small restaurant. Her Chinese is so flawless that she blends in with the locals...

Taiwan Supreme Court confirms 8-year jail term for ex-chairman of famous brand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The ex-chairman of one of Taiwan’s most prominent brand names, Tatung (大同), will have to serve eight years in prison and pay a fine of NT$300 million (US$9.48 millio...

Taiwan hikes fines for illegal investments from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - NT$25 million (US$810,000) is the new maximum fine for illegal investments from China, following the third reading of an amendment by the Legislative Yuan Tuesday. The hike f...

9 Taiwan companies and government institutions win top awards at 2019 Smart City Summit & Expo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The sixth annual Smart City Summit & Expo (SCSE) started Tuesday (March 26) at Taipei's Nangang Exhibition Center, attended by Taiwan Vice President Chen Chien-jen...

Chunghwa Picture Tubes: financial stress causes sudden shutdown of factories in Taoyuan,Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwanese company Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. (華映) on Saturday, Dec. 15 announced the sudden suspension of production at two Taoyuan factories without prior notice. ...

Taiwanese home appliance maker Tatung set to expand solar manufacturing capacity

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Tatung Co., a Taipei-based home appliance manufacturer, announced it was expanding its solar manufacturing capacity after its board resolved to invest in a 235MW solar power pla...

Taiwan team runs Berlin Marathon in fancy costumes promoting brands of excellence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The 2018 Berlin Marathon saw a new record set by Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge, while a group of Taiwanese runners dazzled on the track with eye-catching elements that promote Ta...

Saint Christopher's Church in Taipei holds 'Barrio FiESTA'

Saint Christopher's Church (SCC) in Taipei held on Sunday "Barrio FiESTA," in which Taipei City residents joined migrant workers to celebrate the church's 60th anniversary. A seri...

A serene visit to ‘Little Switzerland of Taiwan’ via its bikeway

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--On Saturday (June 2), I went jogging on the Shuangxi Bikeway and visited many worthwhile attractions in this New Taipei district, which is rich in history and natural scenery. Sh...