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Michael Andretti builds different racing name as team owner

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Alexander Rossi didn't sugarcoat his 2020 season, which was a terrible year at Andretti Autosport. Just one win, never in the championship mix, a driver fired with three ra...

Taiwan’s Gogoro gearing up to enter India with Hero MotoCorp partnership

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Gogoro announced Wednesday (April 21) it is teaming up with Hero MotoCorp to take its battery-swapping infrastructure and electric scooter technology to India. The Taiw...

Japan’s 7-ELEVEN to sell Taiwanese pineapples

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese pineapples will soon be available at 7-ELEVEN convenience stores across Japan after a decision by the country’s top fruit distributor to buy 3,000 metric t...

Donate to Taiwan relief fund for Hualien rail disaster

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Health and Welfare (MOHW) has set up a relief fund following the train crash near Taroko Gorge in eastern Taiwan on Friday (April 2). The incident, whic...

Hung Fook Tong Announces 2020 Annual Results

Gross Profit Margin Rises to 63.7%Profit attributable to owners of the Company Up 524.6% Year-on-YearFinancial Highlights(HK$'000)For the year ended 31 December20202019ChangeRevenue702,473775,789-9.5%...

Business as usual: Thousands cross Mexico's southern border

FRONTERA COROZAL, Mexico (AP) — On the day this week that Mexico imposed new measures to shut down migrant crossings at its southern border, some 1,200 made the trip at a single remote jungle outpost ...

Taiwan poised to license experimental outward remittance service

Two companies will soon be able to apply for formal licenses for an experimental money transfer service that they were permitted to set up in 2019 mainly to accommodate migrant workers, according to t...

Amazon opens first UK checkout-free grocery store in London

LONDON (AP) — Amazon has opened a cashier-free supermarket in London, its first bricks and mortar expansion outside the U.S. as the company bets on strong demand for its contactless shops. ...

Thailand's CP Group wins latest round in battle for Taiwan poultry farms

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Council of Agriculture (COA) has overturned a decision by Hualien County Government to revoke licenses for poultry farms managed by Thailand’s powerful CP Group,...

Roush Fenway becomes 1st carbon neutral NASCAR team

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Roush Fenway Racing set a goal to reduce its carbon footprint even as it raced a pair of gas-guzzling cars all across the country. The initiative started w...

Taiwan couple wins NT$2 million, BMW in Lunar New Year scratch lottery

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taoyuan couple were the first to win NT$2 million (US$71,000) and a BMW X1 SUV in a special scratch game launched by the Taiwan Lottery Corporation for the Lunar New Yea...

Taiwan’s Gogoro Network powered through innovative solutions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Imagine being asked to design and build totally new, green energy infrastructure for an entire country — from scratch. This was the goal given to Gogoro Network (...

DoorDash buys robot food prep company Chowbotics

DoorDash is buying automated food prep company Chowbotics to expand its fresh meal offerings. San Francisco-based DoorDash announced the acquisition Monday. Terms of the deal, which ...

The Latest: China offers flight refunds to curb travel

BEIJING — Chinese airlines are offering refunded tickets as the coronavirus continues to spread in the country's northeast. The offer Tuesday from the government’s aviation authorit...

Taipei 7-Eleven customer buys tea for NT$25, wins NT$10 million

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A customer of a 7-Eleven in Taipei who bought a tea beverage for only NT$25 (US$0.80) has won the NT$10 million prize in the November-December issue of the Taiwan receipt ...