Macronix to fund AI innovation center at top Taiwan university

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –The founder and chairman of Taiwan’s Macronix International Co. (旺宏電子), Miin Wu (吳敏求), recently announced he would donate NT$420 million (US$13.3 million) to National...

Taiwan and Vietnam deepen medical ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Joint Commission of Taiwan (JCT), Taiwan's Cathay General Hospital, and Vietnam's Viet Duc Hospital have joined forces in a medical workshop and signed a memorandum...

Taiwanese schools form alliance to fight stroke with new tech

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Three academic institutions in Taiwan are teaming up to create a “Digital Medical Alliance” to establish a platform combining the Internet of Things, smart tec...

President Tsai pledges to make Taiwan a reliable digital nation, attract investment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — More than 300 exhibitors from 50 countries will showcase the latest information security products and solutions at the international security exposition, secutech, in Taip...

Taiwan to exhibit smart technology at 2 European trade shows in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Monday, May 6, the Secretary-General of the Taiwan External Development Council (TAITRA), Walter Yeh (葉明水), announced that Taiwan will be participating in two European ...

2019 Taipei AMPA a 6-in-1 show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 2019 Taipei AMPA, AutoTronics Taipei, Taiwan International Intelligent Transportation Show (Taiwan ITS), and Taiwan EVS will be held April 24-27, while the Taiwan Internati...

Exclusive interview: UK Department of Trade Chief Scientific Adviser Michael Short

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The British mission to this year’s Smart Cities Summit & Expo (SCSE) was led by Dr. Michael Short, Chief Scientific Adviser for the U.K. government Department of...

New Taipei and West Java, Indonesia sign MOU on smart technology

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – New Taipei City signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the province of West Java, Indonesia to promote smart city solutions from Taiwan in the New Southbound Poli...

9 Taiwan companies and government institutions win top awards at 2019 Smart City Summit & Expo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The sixth annual Smart City Summit & Expo (SCSE) started Tuesday (March 26) at Taipei's Nangang Exhibition Center, attended by Taiwan Vice President Chen Chien-jen...

Foxconn, Kaohsiung sign technology promotion MOU

Kaohsiung, March 17 (CNA) Terry Gou (郭台銘), chairman of manufacturing giant Foxconn Technology Group, and Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) Sunday to promote t...

Taiwan, Singapore team up on smart technology development

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) — Tainan City-based National Cheng Kung University and Singapore Technologies Engineering Electronics Ltd. concluded a memorandum of understanding on smart technology devel...

ITRI launches 'Smart Grid Academy' to foster talent for 21st century Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) on Feb. 26 announced the establishment of a new “Smart Grid Academy” (電網學校) designed to foster t...

AI should be 'focal point' for Taiwan military to oppose China threat, says Defense Inst. Dir.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The acting Director of the Institute for National Defense and Security Research (INDSR), Yisuo Tzeng, recently published a paper promoting increased focus on AI applications by...

NexRetail wins top prize at Google Cloud 'HACKIDB' contest in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Intellectual Property Office under the Minister of Economic Affairs in cooperation with National Taiwan University and Google Cloud hosted the first ever “HACKID...

Acer and Yulon Group unveil Taiwan's first self-driving car

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Sept. 28 at the Taiwan Automotive Technology Innovation Summit 2018, the computer company Acer in collaboration with the Yulon Group introduced the country’s firs...