Quiet and brilliant, Taiwan's HTC is smartphone star
Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC has risen to global prominence by transforming itself from a contract maker into a viable brand, one of the toughest feats in the fiercely competitive hi-tech industry.
High seas may be responsible for Taiwan settlement
Taiwan softens on high-tech investment in China
Taiwan further relaxed controls Tuesday on high-tech investments in China by local firms, allowing makers of flat-panel television screens to export their most advanced technology to the mainland.
Taiwan to relax China high-tech investment limits
Taiwan is to relax controls on investments from mainland China in the island's high-tech companies, a senior economic official said Sunday.
Taiwan to let China firms invest in LCD makers: report
Chinese firms will be allowed to own up to a fifth of Taiwan's flat-screen makers as the island further eases its controls on investments from the mainland, local media reported Monday.
Genetic study uncovers new path to Polynesia
Surprising new evidence which overturns current theories of how humans colonised the Pacific has been discovered by scientists at the University of Leeds, UK.
Taiwan Semiconductor profits up nearly 25%
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co, the world's leading contract microchip maker, said Thursday its profits in the three months to December rose nearly 25 percent on the back of strong demand.
Parent of Taiwan's Foxconn enters solar power
The parent of Taiwanese IT giant Foxconn will pay over $130 million to become the major shareholder in a solar cell company as part of a plan to expand into renewable energy, officials said Wednesday.
Taiwan export orders jump 26.1%
Taiwanese export orders hit a historical high of $406.72 billion in 2010 on strong demand for computers, smartphones and other consumer electronic products, the government said Thursday.
Taiwan, China boost science collaboration
The top science bodies of China and Taiwan have agreed to meet once a year to promote exchanges and cooperation between researchers, officials said Thursday.
Taiwan develops face-recognising vending machine
A face-recognising vending machine developed in Taiwan is able to offer hair-growing tonic to balding men and razors to people with beards, one of the inventors said Friday.
China and Taiwan sign drug development pact
(AP) -- Senior envoys from China and Taiwan signed an agreement Tuesday to cooperate in the development of new drugs, as the two economies continue to move closer.
Chinese envoy arrives in Taiwan for talks
(AP) -- A senior Chinese envoy arrived in Taiwan on Monday to sign an agreement on sharing medical information and cooperating in the development of new drugs, amid rapidly improving ties between the once ...
Taiwan gaming pioneer on top of the world
If being successful in online gaming is as hard as going to the North Pole, Albert Liu, CEO of Taipei-based company Gamania, has nothing to worry about. He has already been to the top of the world.