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HTC shares soar after Vive price cut

<p>Taipei-Shares of Taiwan-based smartphone vendor HTC Corp. (???) jumped Tuesday after the company marked down its first virtual reality headset -- the HTC Vive -- by 25 percent, dealers said.</p><p></p><p>Buying began soon after the local equity market opened as …</p>
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Taiwan reaches LLB Junior League World Series final

<p>Taipei--Taiwan advanced to the LLB Junior League Baseball World Series final in Michigan on Saturday, defeating Venezuela in a playoff game.</p><p></p><p>The team from Taoyuan, the defending Junior League world champions, will be looking to secure their fif...
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Chinese aircraft enters Taiwan’s ADIZ: MND

<p>Taipei-A Chinese military aircraft flew in Taiwan's Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) at one point while on its way back to China after a far-sea training mission two days ago, a Ministry of National Defense (MND) official said Tuesday.</p><p></p><p>Af...
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Tens of thousands flood Taipei comic fair on opening day

<p>Taipei--Tens of thousands of comic book and anime fans poured into the 2017 Comic Exhibition in Taipei on Thursday to snatch up various limited-edition products at the annual extravaganza.</p><p></p><p>Large crowds of mostly students sprinted into the venue...
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Scientist seeks to explain mass bee disappearances

<p>Taipei--Associate Professor Tsai Zuo-min (???) from the Department of Electrical Engineering at National Chung Cheng University on Wednesday attached highly sensitive harmonic radar tracking chips to bees in an effort to track them and investigate the reaso...
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Taiwan needs to play ‘more proactive’ role in Asia-Pacific: Tsai

<p>Taipei--President Tsai Ing-wen said Tuesday Taiwan is committed to peace and stability in the Asia-Pacific region and must play a "more proactive" role there.</p><p></p><p>In an interconnected world, "Taiwan must play an even more proactive role in the regi...
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Policeman killed in car accident

<p>Taipei--A highway police officer died and five people were injured Monday in a car accident on the Hsinchu section of the No.3 Freeway, the Hsinchu City Fire Bureau said that day.</p><p></p><p>The accident occurred at around 10 a.m. when a …</p>
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Taiwan shares stage mild rebound

<p>Taipei--Shares in Taiwan staged a technical rebound after the Dow Jones Industrial Average hit a new high for the seventh straight session overnight, but the gains were limited as contract chip maker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, ???) remain...
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Airport MRT ridership to break 10 million mark by end of August

<p>Taipei-- Ridership of the airport mass rapid transit (MRT) line between Taipei and Taoyuan is expected to surpass 10 million by the end of August, Taoyuan Metro Corp. Chairman Liu Kun-yi (???) said Wednesday.</p><p></p><p>Liu said that the line had …...
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