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Ex-manager sentenced to pay Taiwan’s Foxconn compensation for kickbacks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A former senior deputy CEO at iPhone maker Foxconn Technology Group will have to pay the company compensation totaling US$773,744 for having accepted kickbacks, a court ru...

The Innovation of LikeLib 2.0 Redefines Public Chain Technology

MINSK, REPUBLIC OF BELARUS - Media OutReach - 6 January 2021 - LikeLib is a community-based open source blockchain project that uses blockchain technology and digital identities to digitize and inform...

Taiwan vice president warns EU about folly of investment deal with China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德) on Wednesday (Dec. 30) warned the European Union to be wary of an investment deal it is on the verge of signing with China. ...

LikeLib2.0 Technical Features, Redefining Public Chain

SHANGHAI, CHINA - Media OutReach - 24 December 2020 - Based on the country's strategy to promote the development of blockchain, LikeLib2.0 focuses on the core issues of blockchain applications in vari...

After US cements election results, China-wary Taiwan sees rally for Trump

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — With throngs of people waving the stars-and-stripes and signs with slogans such as "Stop the steal" in central Taipei Saturday (Dec. 19), passersby would have be...

Taiwan's US envoy hopes for bilateral double taxation avoidance agreement

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s representative to the U.S. Hsiao Bi-khim (蕭美琴) said Wednesday (Dec. 16) that if Taipei and Washington D.C. can negotiate an agreement to avoid double taxati...

Poor countries face long wait for vaccines despite promises

NEW DELHI (AP) — With Americans, Britons and Canadians rolling up their sleeves to receive coronavirus vaccines, the route out of the pandemic now seems clear to many in the West, even if the rollout ...

On World AIDS Day, South Africa finds hope in new treatment

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Health officials are hoping that new, long-acting drugs to help prevent HIV infection will be a turning point for the fight against a global health threat that’s been eclipsed by t...

Beware of COVID-19 scams as vaccine approaches FDA approval

WASHINGTON (AP) — The coronavirus vaccine inching toward approval in the U.S. is desperately anticipated by weary Americans longing for a path back to normal life. But criminals are waiting, too, read...

EU plans new rules giving Europeans more control of data

LONDON (AP) — The European Union is laying out new standards for data giving Europeans more control over their personal information as it seeks to counter the power of U.S. and Chinese tech companies....

Europe, Gates pledge funds to get vaccines tor poor nations

PARIS (AP) — European governments and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation pledged Thursday to provide hundreds of millions of dollars in emergency funds for a global effort aimed at ensuring eventua...

Bidenomics: More stimulus, tougher regulation, and gridlock

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden will inherit a vulnerable economic recovery under threat from a resurgent virus, likely with a divided Congress that will hinder his ability to address the challenges. ...

Taiwan's UMC admits to stealing trade secrets for Chinese company

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese semiconductor company has been ordered to pay a fine of US$60 million for conspiring with a Chinese state-run company to steal trade secrets from an American s...

Taiwan, US, Japan stage workshop on intellectual property protection

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A forum co-hosted by Taiwan, the U.S., and Japan and focused on strengthening intellectual property protection in the Indo-Pacific opened in Taipei on Thursday (Oct. 15). ...

The Latest: Navajo Nation reports 17 new cases, no deaths

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. -- The Navajo Nation, which sprawls across Arizona, New Mexico and Utah, reported 17 new coronavirus cases and no new deaths Saturday. The total number of deaths ...