Sunday, 23 September 2018

latest News
  • Apple fan waits 91 hours in line to buy new iPhone - Taipei, A man who was first in line to buy an iPhone XS Max when the new model went on sale in Taiwan Friday said he had queued up for about 91 hours before the telecom store in Taipei opened at 8 a.m.Identifying himself only as Mike, the man said he b...
  • Apple fan waits 91 hours in line to buy new iPhone - Taipei, A man who was first in line to buy an iPhone XS Max when the new model went on sale in Taiwan Friday said he had queued up for about 91 hours before the telecom store in Taipei opened at 8 a.m.Identifying himself only as Mike, the man said he b...
  • Taiwan shares close down 0.24% - Taipei, Sept. 20 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed down 25.86 points, or 0.24 percent, at 10,831.41 Thursday on turnover of NT$131.99 billion (US$4.29 billion). Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel
  • Stable weather to continue until Saturday - Taipei, The weather will remain sunny around Taiwan until Saturday, when northeasterly winds will build up, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) forecast Monday.Stable weather will continue through Friday, CWB forecaster Kuan Hsin-ping (???) said. However,...
  • Taiwanese fugitive arrested in Bangkok over fake passport - Bangkok, Thai police on Monday discovered in Bangkok that a man caught arriving from Cambodia with a fake Republic of China (ROC) passport was a Taiwanese economic crime fugitive, according to Thai Immigration Police Bureau.After running his fingerprin...

Business[ View All ]

Stable weather to continue until Saturday

Taipei, The weather will remain sunny around Taiwan until Saturday, when northeasterly winds will build up, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) forecast Monday.Stable weather will continue through Friday, CWB forecaster Kua...

Taiwan government teams up with NGOs on Southbound Policy

Taipei, In a concerted effort to advance the shared values of the people-centered New Southbound Policy, the government-funded Taiwan-Asia Exchange Foundation (TAEF) is teaming up with Taiwan's civil society to facilitat...

Taiwan shares end above 10,800 points, led by Apple suppliers

Taipei, Shares in Taiwan moved sharply higher by more than 100 points Friday to close above the 10,800-point mark as investors were encouraged by significant gains posed by Apple Inc. shares overnight to pick up the U.S....

Taiwanese company selected for British Parliamentary Review

London, Bosse Computers Ltd., founded by Taiwanese businesswoman Tsai Hui-yu (???) in the United Kingdom and dedicated to wholesale of computer hardware, peripheral equipment and software, was awarded the Best Practice R...

General[ View All ]

Apple fan waits 91 hours in line to buy new...

Taipei, A man who was first in line to buy an iPhone XS Max when the new model went on sale in Taiwan Friday said he had queued up for about 91 hours before the telecom store in Taipei opened at 8 a.m.Identifying himself...

Apple fan waits 91 hours in line to buy new...

Taipei, A man who was first in line to buy an iPhone XS Max when the new model went on sale in Taiwan Friday said he had queued up for about 91 hours before the telecom store in Taipei opened at 8 a.m.Identifying himself...

Taiwan shares close down 0.24%

Taipei, Sept. 20 (CNA) Taiwan shares closed down 25.86 points, or 0.24 percent, at 10,831.41 Thursday on turnover of NT$131.99 billion (US$4.29 billion). Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel

Taiwanese fugitive arrested in Bangkok over fake passport

Bangkok, Thai police on Monday discovered in Bangkok that a man caught arriving from Cambodia with a fake Republic of China (ROC) passport was a Taiwanese economic crime fugitive, according to Thai Immigration Police Bur...

Education News[ View All ]

Taiwan-led regional dialogue to focus on youth engagement

Taipei, The upcoming Yushan Forum, a Taiwan-initiated multilateral dialogue, will feature engagement between young leaders as part of the country's efforts to provide a constructive platform in establishing a common regi...

Leu Weng-jong appointed new head of Investigation Bureau

Taipei, Leu Weng-jong (???), director-general of the Administrative Enforcement Agency of the Ministry of Justice, will be the new Investigation Bureau director-general, Justice Minister Tsai Ching-hsiang (???) confirmed...

Taiwan’s office in Japan to beef up emergency response mechanism

Taipei, Taiwan's representative office in Japan will review its emergency response mechanism, including beefing up its communication with the Taiwan Tourism Bureau, to offer better services to its overseas nationals in p...

Winning numbers for Tuesday’s Taiwan lotteries

Taipei, The winning numbers for Taiwan's Grand Lottery 6/49 (???) on Tuesday were 44, 25, 18, 14, 16, and 23, plus the special number 41, the Taiwan Lottery announced that day.Meanwhile, the winning numbers for Tuesday's...

Medical News[ View All ]

Most new job seekers treated inappropriately in interviews: poll

Taipei, More than 80 percent of new graduates revealed they were asked inappropriate questions while more than 20 percent said they were sexually harassed during one-on-one job interviews, according to a survey conducted...

HTC flagship U12+ phone to have VR and blockchain technology

Taipei, Taiwan-based smartphone HTC Corp. is planning to incorporate virtual reality and blockchain technology into its latest flagship smartphone model, the HTC U12+.Darren Chen (???), head of HTC Taiwan, said in a news...

DPP lawmaker thanks U.S. congressmen for support of Taiwan

Taipei, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) legislator Yu Wan-ju (???), part of a delegation of Taiwanese lawmakers visiting the United States, thanked her U.S. counterparts for supporting Taiwan Friday."Many thanks to th...

Report: Asia-Pacific Factories Lead in Using Digital Technology

HO CHI MINH CITY, VIETNAM She may not be the warmest waitress, but she serves a nice, hot cup of Joe at a cafe on the outskirts of Ho Chi Minh City.Though this robotic barista is still getting help from her human count...