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Taiwan’s Foxconn founder more interested in health than politics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Asked whether he was considering a run in the 2024 presidential election, Foxconn Technology Group founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) replied Wednesday (Feb. 24) he was more interest...

COVID-19 bill would scale up ability to spot virus mutations

WASHINGTON (AP) — ATTN DESK: CAN BE ILLUSTRATED WITH FILE ART OF WHITE HOUSE COVID COORDINATOR JEFF ZIENTS. U.S. scientists would gain vastly expanded capabilities to identify potent...

Portuguese newspaper praises Taiwan's democracy, pandemic-prevention efforts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Diary of the Azores (Diário dos Açores), the largest newspaper in the Portuguese archipelago of the Azores, on Saturday (Feb. 13) praised Taiwan for its 2020...

Sign of inequality: US salaries recover even as jobs haven't

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a stark sign of the economic inequality that has marked the pandemic recession and recovery, Americans as a whole are now earning the same amount in wages and salaries that they d...

Japanese Technology by FUTUREK SG Takes Singapore's Street Food Culture Closer to the People

Launch of digital platform WAK WAK HAWKER for all things hawker-related SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 9 February 2021 - FUTUREK SG PTE. LTD., a digital creative agency that works with the latest tec...

VinFast licensed to test autonomous electric cars in California, USA

HANOI, VIETNAM - Media OutReach - 7 February 2021 - California Vehicle Administration (DMV California, USA) has reported that VinFast (a division of Vingroup) officially receives the Autonomous Test...

US crew ponders 'shocking' end to America's Cup campaign

The sting of being the first team eliminated from the 36th America’s Cup is going to be with the New York Yacht Club’s American Magic for quite some time. American Magic has had a we...

Israel, a global leader in COVID vaccinations, finds limits

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — When it comes to fighting the coronavirus, Israel is discovering the limits of vaccines. The country famous for its high-tech prowess and spirit of innovation...

Moon, Biden agree to boost US-South Korean alliance

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea’s leader said Thursday he and President Joe Biden have agreed to further bolster their countries’ alliance and work together to achieve peace on the Korean Penins...

The Latest: Austria toughens entry requirements over virus

VIENNA — Austria is toughening entry requirements in an effort to prevent the spread of contagious coronavirus variants. Interior Minister Karl Nehammer said Tuesday that the country...

Activists chain gates at Israeli arms company's UK factory

LONDON (AP) — Protesters have blocked the entrance of an Israeli-owned factory in England where they claim deadly weapons are made. Activists from Palestine Action and Extinction Re...

GEODIS AirDirect Services Further Expanded

LEVALLOIS, PERRET - Media OutReach - 28 January 2021 - GEODIS, a leading global transport and logistics provider has confirmed the extension of its AirDirect service with the addition of a weekly flig...

Spacewalking astronauts venture out to improve European lab

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — A pair of astronauts went spacewalking Wednesday to install a high-speed data link outside the International Space Station’s European lab. NASA’s Mike Ho...

Canadian magazine calls on Ottawa to increase support for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The online magazine Open Canada on Monday (Jan. 25) published an article calling on Ottawa to do more to support Taiwan on the international stage. In the article, titl...

US official lauds Taiwan’s public health prowess, vibrant food scene

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An American diplomat posted in Kaohsiung has shared his insights into U.S.-Taiwan relations and commented on Taiwan’s disease prevention success as the world continu...