Friday, September 19, 2014
V Air, a low-cost subsidiary of Taiwan's TransAsia Airways, said Thursday it will launch its services by the end of the year with an inaugural flight to Bangkok.
In order to facilitate the development of the Internet of Things (IoT) technology, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA,經濟部) recently dispatched a delegation to Europe and inked agreements with several institutes to further cooperation on IoT technology.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest contract chip maker, said Thursday that it is confident it will maintain the lead it holds over its global peers in the advanced 28 nanometer process.
The Executive Yuan yesterday passed an amendment to the Insurance Act, which stipulates that any local insurers with a risk-based capital (RBC) ratio lower than 50 percent will be taken over by the government.
The Cabinet awarded a medal Thursday to a local farmer for exposing Taiwan's latest oil scandal with Premier Jiang Yi-huah vowing to prevent similar food safety incidents from happening again.
National Yunlin University of Science and Technology (YunTech) said it is going to launch an app that the school claims can “translate” baby cries with up to 92-percent accuracy.
Due to hot and humid weather in Kaohsiung this summer, an outbreak of dengue fever in the southern city has continued to worsen, accounting for the majority of 2,000 cases reported across the nation, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Tuesday.
The Pingtung County Government yesterday imposed a fine of NT$48 million on Kuo Lieh-cheng (郭烈成), the factory owner who allegedly provided tainted oil to manufacturer Chang Guann (強冠).
National Taiwan University (NTU) has moved up six spots to reach 76th in the latest world university rankings released by a British education network.
Foxconn Technology Group (富士康科技集團) has recently been building an operation center to help link 300,000 cars to the Internet by January 2015, according to a Commercial Times reports.