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Tesla car on autopilot crashes into police vehicles on freeway

Taipei, A Tesla sedan on autopilot crashed into two police patrol cars parked on the side of a freeway in northern Taiwan Tuesday night but caused no casualties, according to traffic police.The driver in the Tesla electr...

Mercury forecast to rise Tuesday as wind system weakens

Taipei, Dec. 11 (CNA) The temperature is forecast to rise during the daytime Tuesday with the northeast monsoon weakening, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).The CWB said daytime highs are expected to rise by ...

Taiwan is model of women’s empowerment in politics: AIT chief

Taipei, Taking President Tsai Ing-wen (???) as an example, the de facto U.S. ambassador to Taiwan said Monday that Taiwan is a model in terms of empowering women as leaders in politics.Speaking during the opening ceremon...

Hiring outlook for Q1 2019 weakens amid caution on economy:...

Taipei, Dec. 8 (CNA) The hiring outlook in Taiwan for the first quarter of next year has weakened as employers are cautious about the economic climate in 2019, according to a survey released earlier this week by 1111 onl...

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Taiwan’s Tai Tzu-ying wins first match in BWF World Tour...

Taipei, World top-ranked badminton player Tai Tzu-ying (???) of Taiwan beat her Chinese American rival in two straight games in her first match of the World Tour Finals organized by the Badminton World Federation (BWF) i...

Taiwan’s Tseng Chun-hsin boys’ tennis world champion: ITF

Taipei, Dec. 11 (CNA) Taiwan's world No. 1 boys' tennis player, 17-year-old Tseng Chun-hsin (???), has been honored with a 2018 International Tennis Federation (ITF) World Champion award, according to a statement release...

TSMC November sales down 3%, still ranks 3rd-highest monthly high

Taipei, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest contract chipmaker, reported Monday a roughly 3 percent month-on-month decline in sales, but the figure still ranked third-highest in the company...

Deported son of celebrities to arrive in Taiwan Tuesday

The teenage son of Taiwanese celebrities Sun Peng (??) and Di Ying (??) will be deported from the United States on Monday (U.S. East coast time) and is scheduled to arrive at Taipei Taoyuan International Airport Tuesday ...

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Deported son of celebrities to arrive in Taiwan Tuesday

The teenage son of Taiwanese celebrities Sun Peng (??) and Di Ying (??) will be deported from the United States on Monday (U.S. East coast time) and is scheduled to arrive at Taipei Taoyuan International Airport Tuesday ...

Taiwan retains ban on China-made telecom equipment: NCC

Taipei, Dec. 8 (CNA) Taiwan has had a ban in place for the past five years on the use of core telecommunications equipment manufactured by Chinese companies, the National Communications Commission (NCC) said Saturday, in...

Taiwan calls on EU to push for bilateral investment agreement

Taipei, Vice Economics Minister Wang Mei-hua (???) has called on the European Union (EU) to pursue the signing of a bilateral investment agreement (BIA) with Taiwan as soon as possible to create a favorable investment en...

Consumer confidence weakens further in November

Taipei, Consumer confidence in Taiwan weakened further in November as sentiment toward the stock market was affected by stagnant share prices, the latest monthly consumer confidence survey by National Central University ...

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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...