Taiwan, US hold new economic dialogue, leave out BTA and American pork

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. and Taiwan inaugurated a new economic dialogue on Friday evening (Nov. 20). The first U.S.-Taiwan Economic Prosperity Partnership Dialogue (EPP) began with the...

Czech delegation to meet with Taiwan premier

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Czech Senate President Vystrcil and his delegation will meet with Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) and the Minister of Science and Technology Wu Tsung-tsong (吳政忠) on We...

MOFA welcomes Czech Senate president ahead of delegation's arrival on Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The highest-profile Czech delegation to visit Taiwan since the Central European nation gained its independence is set to arrive Aug. 30 for a five-day visit. Taiwan&rsq...

Tainan testing autonomous bus in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tainan City began testing self-driving bus routes in the Southern Taiwan Science Park on Sunday (Aug. 9). During the initial testing phase, the autonomous buses will no...

New appointments to Taiwan's Cabinet announced

Updated: May 19, 2020, 14:30 a.m. TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) will start her second and final four-year term on Wednesday (May 20) with most ministers in he...

Key ministers to stay in Taiwan's new Cabinet

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) is leaving the key ministers of interior, transportation, and education in their posts, but the National Security Council will receive a new s...

Private sector in Taiwan urges government to set up new agency to manage digital technology

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Many information technology organizations in Taiwan attended a meeting in Taipei on Wednesday (May 13) to continue their push for the government to set up a new national a...

Taiwan Cabinet spokesperson, labor and culture ministers stay on

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Cabinet spokesperson Kolas Yotaka, Labor Minister Hsu Ming-chun (許銘春), and Culture Minister Cheng Li-chiun (鄭麗君) will retain their positions in the new Cabinet led by inco...

Taiwan to have largest participation in Bio 2018 in Boston, MA starting June 4

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan will have the largest ever participation in the 2018 BIO International Convention that kicks off on June 4 in Boston, MA, United States, Minister Without Portfolio Wu...

Taipower picks up steam applying AI to power systems in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Power Company is seeking to tap into the advances of artificial intelligence for applications to improve energy conservation and storage, the state-owned power ente...

Taiwan's Executive Yuan considers easing startup admissions restrictions for science parks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Ministry of Science and Technology recently proposed an amendment to the current laws that have specific restrictions concerning the type of startups that can be establishe...

World Congress on Information Technology opens in Taipei

The World Congress on Information Technology officially opened Sept. 11 in Taipei City, drawing nearly 4,000 captains of industry, government officials and IT experts from 80 countries and territories...

WCIT 2017 set to open Sept. 10 in Taipei

TAIPEI, (Taiwan News) The Ministry of Economic Affairs announced that the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT) 2017, which is known as the Olympics of the international technology industry,...

Taiwan gov't draws investors with new green financing plans

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan's Executive Yuan recently outlined its financing plans to attract investors to back green technology developments, the nation's most ambitious infrastructure ...

Taiwan unveils digital infrastructure improvement plan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Executive Yuan announced plans as part of the “Forward-looking Infrastructure Construction Project” on Tuesday to invest NT$46.056 billion (US$1.51 billion) ove...