Taiwan’s May exports increase 14% year-on-year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Finance announced that Taiwan's May exports increased by 14.2 percent when compared to May 2017, on the back of strong international trade trends, CNA ...

Taipei's first electric bus to launch in Oct.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Shin-Shin Bus Company Ltd. and RAC Electric Vehicles Inc. announced this afternoon, May 22, that Taipei first electric public bus hit the streets in October...

Rinchem Company, Inc. Announces Formation of Rinchem International

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 1, 2018--Rinchem Company, Inc. announced it is forming Rinchem International to organize and lead all non-US Rinchem customer service centers. This new Rinchem ...

'Made in Taiwan' weapons systems showcased at Malaysian defense conference

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s National Chung-Shan Institute of Science and Technology (NCSIST) is impressing representatives of the world’s defense industries at the Defense S...

'Made-in-Taiwan' Amphibious Transport Ship to begin construction this year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A spokesperson for the Taiwan Navy confirmed on April 16 that construction on the domestically produced Amphibious Transport Ship (塢運輸艦) would begin this year, and the shi...

Japanese budget retailer Daiso removes Taiwanese hair dye from shelves

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Japanese budget retailer Daiso removed Taiwanese-made hair dyes from the shelves of its shops in Japan after allegations they contained formaldehyde. Broadcaster NHK id...

Top 10 Things you REALLY didn’t know about Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Last week, British newspaper the Telegraph published a list of the top 10 things they claimed you did not know about Taiwan to accompany a travel article. It was a nice cu...

President Tsai optimistic about post-Brexit Taiwan-UK relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the United Kingdom prepares for the next few months of Brexit negotiations, and begins forming new trade relationships with nations outside of the European Bloc, Presid...

US tariff plan could benefit 'Made in Taiwan' products: scholars

TAIPEI (CNA) -- U.S. President Donald Trump's announced tariff plan targeting China could hurt Taiwanese companies with factories in China but benefit "made-in-Taiwan" (MIT) products, sc...

Taiwan president suggests strategy against U.S.-China trade war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The “Made in Taiwan” element in products should be strengthened in response to the trade war currently breaking out between the United States and China, Presid...

Boeing anticipates 787-10 Dreamliner release in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Boeing Market Analysis and Sales Support Managing Director, Darren Hulst is in Taiwan this week to reveal the company’s strong continued Asian presence and...

Formosat-5 completes full topographic map of Taiwan, free poster coming soon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A complete cloudless topographic map of Taiwan proper has been completed by Formosat-5 (福爾摩沙衛星五號), the first remote sensing satellite entirely made in Taiwan, and a free p...

FORMOSAT-5 carries hope of Taiwan's space technology development

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As a member of the team that built FORMOSAT-5, the first remote sensing satellite entirely made in Taiwan, Chen Wei-chun (陳維鈞), director of the Integration &...

Taiwan researchers, engineers to meet President following FormoSat-5 mission

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Space Organization (NSPO) team behind the FormoSat-5, the first-ever remote sensing satellite fully made in Taiwan, will meet with President Tsai Ing-wen this...

Taiwan Rail Bike debuts in Miaoli

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Miaoli County Government and the Culture and Tourism Bureau held a press conference Thursday to unveil the Rail Bike project. The Rail Bike will first be teste...