Taiwan Science & Tech

Latest news about science and technology from across Taiwan

Taiwan to launch its first self-driving minibus in Changhua

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwan's first driverless minibus will hit the road Wednesday, in a trial run in Changhua County, the local government said Tuesday. Dubbed "WinBus,"...

U.S. researcher promoting neuroscience as new Taiwan citizen

TAIPEI (CNA) — Timothy Lane (藍亭), a neuroscience researcher from the United States who recently gained Taiwan citizenship, said that he hopes his field of...

COVID-19 patient recovers with help of rheumatoid arthritis drug

TAIPEI (CNA) — Doctors at Taipei Veterans General Hospital on Monday reported success in their treatment of a high-risk COVID-19 patient, with a drug...

Taiwan Mobile becomes 3rd firm to receive 5G license in Taiwan

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwan Mobile Co. on Wednesday became the third telecom service provider in the country to receive a 5G license, according to...

Taiwan designers create stunning modular wards amid outbreak

TAIPEI (The China Post) — MINIWIZ(小智研發), a Taiwanese design, upcycling and materials company, has recently unveiled its collaboration with the Center For Innovation (CFI)...

Far EasTone second company in Taiwan to gain 5G license

TAIPEI (CNA) — Far EasTone Telecommunications Co. received a 5G license Wednesday, becoming the second telecom operator in Taiwan to do so, according to the...

Taiwan launches website to share COVID-19 experience worldwide

TAIPEI (CNA) — The Ministry of Health and Welfare has launched a website to share with the world the successful policies that Taiwan has implemented...

Chunghwa Telecom receives first 5G license in Taiwan

TAIPEI (CNA) — Chunghwa Telecom Co., one of five telecom operators that spent a total of roughly NT$138 billion (US$4.6 billion) in an auction that...

Taiwan may enter clinical trials for COVID-19 vaccine by year-end: CECC

TAIPEI (CNA) — Five research facilities and biotechnology companies in Taiwan are currently developing vaccines for the COVID-19 coronavirus, most of which are expected to...

ITRI presents easy assembly, high efficiency COVID-19 testing booth

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwan's top industrial technology research institution unveiled Wednesday a quick-to-assemble positive-pressure COVID-19 testing booth, which it said will offer higher efficiency...