SpaceX launches 60 more satellites, trying to tone them down

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX launched 60 more mini internet satellites late Monday, this time testing a dark coating to appease stargazers. It's a "first step" compromise betwe...

Taiwan's Foxconn founder Gou visits Wisconsin project

Terry Gou, founder of Taiwanese manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., on Friday visited the site of a huge investment project being carried out by the company in Wisconsin, United States...

SpaceX launches 60 more mini satellites for global internet

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has launched 60 mini satellites, the second batch of an orbiting network meant to provide global internet coverage. The Falcon rocket blasted off M...

Foxconn plans high performance computing data center in Wisconsin

Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. plans to build a High Performance Computing Data Center (HPCDC) in Wisconsin as part of its major investment in the U.S. state. Hon H...

Taiwan requests WTO dispute consultations with India over duties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan has lodged a complaint with the World Trade Organization (WTO) against the increased tariffs on tech products imposed by India and requested dispute consultations, ...

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 ...

Taiwan's Foxconn denies knowledge of Guangzhou panel plant sale

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., a Taiwan-based electronics manufacturing giant, said Friday it had no information about a media report which said the company is seeking to sell a large...

Foxconn vows not to fall short on Wisconsin deal

Taipei, July 10 (CNA) Taiwanese electronics contract manufacturer Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. reiterated Wednesday its commitment to the U.S. state of Wisconsin, vowing to create a large number of ...

Investment pledges by overseas Taiwan firms top NT$375 billion

Another four Taiwanese companies have gained approval to return home under a government incentive program, bringing the total investments pledged by such firms to over NT$375 billion (US$11.90 billion...

SpaceX launches 60 little satellites, 1st of thousands

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — SpaceX has launched 60 little satellites, the first of thousands that founder Elon Musk plans to put in orbit for global internet coverage. The recycled F...

Hon Hai awards NT$1.05 billion in contracts for Wisconsin plant

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan-based manufacturing giant Hon Hai Precision Industry Co. has awarded US$34 million or about NT$1.05 billion in contracts to five Wisconsin firms for construction of...

Taipei's export orders down year-on-year for 3rd straight month in January

Taiwan continued to feel the pinch of weakening global demand, reporting the third consecutive month of year-on-year decline in export orders in January, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said F...

Foxconn, Wisconsin governor say project is moving ahead

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers' administration and Foxconn Technology Group said Thursday that a massive project planned for the state was moving forward, and disputed Republicans who ...

Central Taiwan Science Park posts high sales growth

TAIPEI (CNA) — The Central Taiwan Science Park (CTSP) posted the highest sales growth in the first eight months of this year among the major three industrial parks in the country, with the CTSP ...