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Novavax and Takeda Announce Collaboration for Novavax’ COVID-19 Vaccine Candidate in Japan

Novavax will license COVID-19 vaccine technology to Takeda for local production and commercialization in Japan Matrix-M adjuvant to be supplied from Novavax Government of Japan will provide funding to Takeda for technology transfer, establishment of infrastructure and scale-up of manufacturing Adds to Takeda’s ongoing support of influenza pan...
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Kaohsiung arts center to offer half-price ‘rush tickets’

Kaohsiung, People will have a chance to buy half-price “rush tickets” for performances organized by the National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts, also known as Weiwuying, from the end of August, according to a press statement released Friday. Startin...
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StarLux launches air travel tour to Pratas Islands

Taipei, Taipei-based StarLux Airlines Co. on Friday launched a “pretending to go abroad” tour to the Taiwan-controlled Pratas Islands in the northern part of the South China Sea. The JX-8888 flight, flown by StarLux Airlines Chairman Chang Kuo-wei ...
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Taiwan exports stop 4 months of year-on-year decline in July

Taipei, Taiwan’s exports inched up in July, reversing a year-on-year decline seen in the previous four months, the Ministry of Finance (MOF) said Friday. Solid demand for high-tech gadgets offset the weakness in outbound sales posted by old economy indus...
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CORONAVIRUS/Group urges better support for returning international students

Taipei, A student rights group rallied in downtown Taipei on Friday demanding that the government provide better support for returning international students and not discriminate against Chinese students. Some 15 members of the group “Taiwan Internationa...
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Chinese medicine doctors, dealer detained in lead poisoning case

Taichung, A court has ordered two traditional Chinese medicine practitioners and one medicine dealer based in Taichung to be detained and held incommunicado for their part in a heavy metal poisoning case that has left at least eight people ill....
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Thai dance company to stage performance to re-examine tradition

Taipei, A contemporary Thai dance company is set to stage a performance at the 2020 Taipei Arts Festival this weekend that allows the audience to re-examine the idea of tradition and witness a creative elaboration of a 700-year-old traditional dance...
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Taiwan analysts play down China military drills

Taipei, Taiwan security analysts on Friday played down the importance of a military exercise to be staged by China in the East China Sea, and ruled out a link between the drills and an upcoming visit by a U.S. official...
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Novavax and Serum Institute of India Announce Development and Commercial Collaboration

Expected to support minimum of 1 billion doses of NVX-CoV2373 for India and low- and middle-income countries Leverages Serum Institute’s existing reach and infrastructure Builds on and complements Novavax-CEPI collaboration to develop and distribute NVX-...
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