Category Archives: Education

TSMC Q1 net profit down 9.6% sequentially (update)

Taipei, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world’s largest contract chipmaker, reported Thursday that its first-quarter net profit fell 9.6 percent from a quarter earlier, which market analysts attributed to the slow season effects.

While global demand for communication devices …

No elevation of combat readiness for Chinese drill: MND

Taipei, The Ministry of National Defense (MND) has not elevated its combat readiness, despite an ongoing live-fire military exercise conducted by the China’s People’s Liberation Army, the Ministry of National Defense said Wednesday.

MND spokesman Chen Chung-chi (???) called the …

Taiwan approves more naturalization for skilled foreign applicants

Taipei, The Ministry of the Interior (MOI) approved Tuesday a review to allow for the naturalization of nine more skilled foreign professionals in Taiwan while enabling them to retain their original citizenship.

In a statement, the ministry said the latest …

Wind turbine component factory breaks ground in Kaohsiung

Taipei, April 15 (CNA) A groundbreaking ceremony for a factory in Kaohsiung to produce structural steel foundations for offshore wind farms took place in Hsinta Harbor on Sunday, a new step forward in Taiwan’s development of offshore wind power.

The …

Taiwan bags 22 gold medals at Geneva invention fair

Taipei, Taiwanese inventors bagged a total of 41 medals, including 22 gold medals, at the International Exhibition of Inventions Geneva in Switzerland this year, the Taiwan Invention Association said Saturday.

Taiwanese inventors also won 17 silver and 2 bronze medals, …