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Philips launches new innovations to help people stay on top of their health

September 2, 2020 Health-at-home accelerates and is here to stay – vulnerability of our health makes people feel the pressing need for preventative care and healthy living Philips introduces connected solutions that offer insights and empower people to make personalized, healthy lifestyle choices COVID-19 pandemic accelerates digitalization t...
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Enhanced traffic rule enforcement sees 10,000 fines on Day 1

Taipei,  A month-long nationwide road safety improvement campaign launched on Sept. 1 reported 10,559 cases on Tuesday, with a majority involving red light violations, the National Police Agency (NPA) said Wednesday. A total of 8,321 violations involved motor...
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Taichung clinic patients found with excessive lead levels in blood

Taipei,  The number of patients who have attended two Chinese medicine clinics in Taichung and were found to have excessive levels of lead in their blood has increased to 34 since several such cases were reported in August, the city’s...
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Memorial set to honor U.S. soldiers killed guarding Taiwan

Taipei,  The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT), the de facto U.S. embassy in Taiwan, on Wednesday hosted a commemorative ceremony to unveil a memorial in its new Neihu compound in Taipei to honor the 126 U.S. service members who lost...
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China Airlines to resume services to 3 Japanese cities

Taipei,  Taiwanese carrier China Airlines (CAL) announced Wednesday that it will resume its passenger services to three destinations in Japan, with effect from Thursday. CAL has canceled most of its international flights since March in response to the COVID-1...
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Taiwan-U.S. dialogue to be held by year-end: economics minister

Taipei,  The newly announced Economic and Commercial Dialogue between Taiwan and the United States will be held by the end of this year, Economics Minister Wang Mei-hua (王美花) said Wednesday. According to Wang, topics to be discussed will include semicon...
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ITRI, Trumpf to establish laser manufacturing center

Taipei,  The Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) will work with German industrial machine manufacturing company Trumpf to create a laser manufacturing center in Tainan, southern Taiwan, the institute said Wednesday. Trumpf Taiwan CEO Cheng Yung-ch...
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Czech Senate speaker says visit aimed at connecting with Taiwan

Taipei,  Czech Senate President Miloš Vystrčil said during a meeting with Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) on Wednesday that his current visit to Taiwan is aimed at connecting the two countries. Taiwan and the Czech Republic share the values of freedom...
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KMT to seek referendum opposing government on ractopamine policy

Taipei,  The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) on Wednesday said it will petition to hold a national referendum opposing the government’s decision to lift a ban on imports of pork containing trace amounts of a controversial feed additive. Speaking at a meetin...
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