Chinese semiconductor giant Tsinghua Unigroup (紫光集團) has appointed the former CEO of leading Taiwanese chipmaker United Microelectronics Corp. (UMC, 聯電) as global vice president, high-level executives of the Chinese company confirmed Monday.
A robot developed by engineers in Taiwan can pour coffee and move chess pieces on a board against an opponent, but he's looking for a real job.
The 2017 Taiwan Lantern Festival, which starts Feb. 11 in Yunlin County, will include five pavilions that feature Vietnam, Indonesia, Thailand, the Philippines and Cambodia, the county government said Sunday.
Taiwan's leading carriers China Airlines and EVA Airways have formed official partnership relations with the Taipei Universiade Organizing Committee and will offer flight services to International University Sports Federation (FISU) officials attending the 2017 Taipei Summer Universiade.
The YC Group (炎洲集團) held an official opening for a business hotel under its UINN hotel brand in Taipei City's Shilin District on Friday.
Formosa Plastics Group (FPG, 台塑集團), while denying claims it would stop investing in Taiwan over its dissatisfaction with the Tsai Ing-wen administration, did admit on Friday that it planned to direct more of its resources to other markets.
Shares in smartphone camera lens supplier Largan Precision Co. (大立光), a supplier to Apple Inc., continued to set records, closing at a new high on the local equity market on Friday amid optimism about the firm's bottom line, dealers said.
In response to Friday's ban on the service, Uber drivers have devised new tactics to counter authorities by taking on more night shifts and avoiding rush hour requests, said one driver.
Asus made its new smartphone ZenFone AR official at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2017 in Las Vegas on Thursday.
Hon Hai Group's (鴻海) Vice President Lu Fang-ming (呂芳銘) said the group did not demand Hope Bay Technologies (和沛科技) lay off its staff and that Hon Hai fully supported the start-up's founder Ben Jai (翟本喬).