Taiwan talent drain sees professors poached by Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — At least five faculty members from Taiwan’s most prestigious universities have been poached by Hong Kong over the past two years, highlighting the academic talent dr...

Taiwanese job agencies accused of 'illegally hiring' for Chinese companies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) announced on Tuesday (April 23) that it is investigating the employment agencies 104 Job Bank and 1111 Job Bank for violating the law by post...

Brexit: The day the music died

Hamburg, August 17, 1960. Unbeknownst to them at the time, The Beatles are about to launch their international career in a tiny club called "Indra" just off the city's notorious Reeperba...

Taiwan's science ministry plans to counter China's '31 incentives'

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Taiwan's Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) on Friday announced three main directions it plans to take to counter China's efforts to attract Taiwanese investment and tal...

Bubba Wallace set to make history as black driver in Daytona

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Richard Petty rarely visits pit road after a race anymore and usually with good reason. The Hall of Fame driver's eponymous race team has toiled for decades in mediocrity, w...

Taiwan Nat. Development Council mulls new immigration law to attract foreign talent

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- The government is considering the creation of a dedicated immigration law to tackle Taiwan’s manpower shortage, according to the National Development Council Dec. 28. ...

The Southbound Policy as remedy for Taiwan’s ‘brain drain’

TAIPEI (Taipei News) – Taiwan's brain drain has been one of the most worrying problems for Taiwan's tech industry and overall economic forecast for over a decade. The New Southbound Poli...

Academia Sinica to open Taiwan AI Academy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The President of Taiwan's prestigious academic research institute, Academia Sinica has announced the opening of an artificial intelligence research school to further d...

I-Mei Foods GM heads Taiwan digital tech and gov't policy association

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—I-Mei Foods Co. (義美食品) General Manager Luis Ko (高志明), who is also the Chairman of search engine company Openfind, gathered experts in the technology industry and academia to...

Saints defy talent drain to make Wembley final a reality

LONDON (AP) — Southampton is one win away from proving that a club can succeed despite losing a string of top players. The team from the England's south coast will be at Wembley Stad...