Category Archives: Education

TSMC cuts 2018 sales target; Q4 revenue growth forecast at 10%

Taipei, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world’s largest contract chipmaker, said Thursday it has trimmed its sales growth forecast to 6.5 percent for 2018, with market analysts attributing the cut to weakening demand for mining devices used for cryptocurrency …

Location of Taiwan-Indonesia naphtha cracker uncertain

Jakarta, Following the inking of a memorandum of understanding (MOU) last week between Taiwan and Indonesia to build a naphtha cracker in Indonesia, two sites are being assessed for the establishment of the facility, according to an Indonesian source.

The …

Over 7,000 passengers affected by CAL blown tire in Kaohsiung

Taipei, More than 7,000 passengers on 66 flights were affected Tuesday when Kaohsiung International Airport was closed from about 11:40 a.m. until 5 p.m. after a China Airlines (CAL) aircraft blew a tire landing and damaged the runway, the airport …

Pope Francis sends greetings to Tsai, promises to pray for Taiwan: VP

The Vatican, Oct. 13 (CNA) Pope Francis on Sunday sent greetings to President Tsai Ing-wen (???) and pledged that he will pray for Taiwan, according to Vice President Chen Chien-jen (???).

During a meeting with Pope Francis before a canonization …

New Southbound Policy sees results, but challenges remain: expert

Taipei, Taiwan has made early achievements in advancing its new strategy to engage with regional countries under President Tsai Ing-wen’s (???) New Southbound Policy (NSP), but challenges still exist, a visiting American expert said Friday.

Bonnie Glaser, senior adviser for …