Tue, 22 Aug 2017 09:46:06
New tie-up to tackle cancer drug research: Asian cooperation aims at speeding up approval
TOKYO - The National Cancer Centre will establish a system for cooperating on the development of cancer drugs with four medical institutions in South Korea, Taiwan, Singapore and Hong Kong. The scheme aims to expedite the approval of new drugs.
Tue, 22 Aug 2017 01:00:00
Taiwan lays out NT$16-billion development programme for artificial intelligence
TAIWAN’S technology minister has laid out an ambitious plan to spend NT$16 billion (US$600 million) to beef up the domestic artificial intelligence (AI) industry.
Sat, 19 Aug 2017 20:07:21
Taiwan lays out NT$16 billion development plan for AI
Taiwan's technology minister on Thursday laid out an ambitious plan to spend NT$16 billion to beef up the domestic artificial intelligence (AI) industry.
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 11:00:00
Singing for their supper
Michael Bolton recently launched his new talent show “Bolt of Talent” in Asia, drawing contestants from Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand and Philippines. The show premieres on Wednesday (August 16) on Star World at 9.30pm.
Tue, 15 Aug 2017 01:00:00
Net sizzles in S’pore, Taiwan
TAIWAN boasts the third fastest Internet download speeds anywhere in the world, according to rankings by Cable.co.uk. It comes just behind Singapore and Sweden and ahead of its neighbours, with South Korea ranking 16th and China 134th.
Sun, 13 Aug 2017 11:25:00
Battle of the e-Legends
Gamers were glued to their screens last weekend as Team Taiwan-Hong-Kong-Macau went up against Team Mainland China in the final of “Return of the Legends” competition at the Hong Kong Coliseum.
Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:08:58
Thailand capture Pool D top spot at Asian Sr Women’s Volleyball Championship
In-form Thailand brushed off Taiwan in straight sets 26-24 25-14 25-15 to claim the top spot in Pool D and advance to the round of the last eight teams at the SMM 19th Asian Senior Women’s Volleyball Championship at the Alonte Sports Arena in Binan City, the Philippines on Friday.
Wed, 09 Aug 2017 17:51:41
Taiwan has the third fastest download speed in the world
TAIPEI - Taiwan comes behind Singapore and Sweden and ahead of neighbors, with South Korea ranking 16th and China 134th.
Mon, 07 Aug 2017 01:00:00
Playing ‘Taiwan card’ not in US interests
The National Defence Authorisation Act for fiscal year 2018, passed by the US House of Representatives on July 14, requires the secretary of defence to study the feasibility of “re-establishing” regular ports of call for the US Navy at Kaohsiung or any other suitable port in Taiwan and “normalising” the transfer of defence equipment and services to the island.
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 18:00:07
Online design marketplace launches in Thailand
Pinkoi, a cross-border curated online marketplace for buying and selling original design products, on Thursday announced its official launch in Thailand.
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 09:52:27
Gaming on the go
Republic of Gamers (ROG), a sub-brand of Taiwanese computer makers Asus, has unveiled the Zephyrus GX501, the world’s slimmest gaming laptop powered by a 7th Generation Intel Core i7 (Kaby Lake) processor.
Sun, 30 Jul 2017 12:38:35
Taiwan braces for second storm after Nesat injured 103
TAIPEI - Taiwan braced for its second storm in two days on Sunday after Typhoon Nesat battered the island, leaving at least 103 injured while causing flooding and widespread power outages.
Sun, 30 Jul 2017 10:55:50
CitizenM arrives in Taiwan
The inaugural citizenM hotel in Asia, operated by Artyzen Hospitality Group, has now opened in Taipei.
Fri, 28 Jul 2017 01:00:00
Industrial collaboration pact signed with Taiwan in EEC boost
THAILAND yesterday signed an industrial collaboration agreement with Taiwan at the 2017 Taiwan-Thailand Industrial Collaboration Summit in Bangkok.
Thu, 27 Jul 2017 18:13:29
Trump looks set to confirm that Taiwan's Foxconn will set up a huge factory in Wisconsin
TAIPEI - The announcement is due Wednesday, U.S. time.