High schoolers build app to track down restrooms

A group of high-school students in Tainan has designed a series of mobile applications to be released from next month, including one that helps people find public restrooms.

After taking National Tainan Second Senior High School's first-ever course on international …

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Airport passenger traffic expected to peak Feb. 10

Taipei, Passenger traffic at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport is expected to surge around the Lunar New Year holiday in February and daily passenger volume could top 140,000 on Feb. 10, the last day of the nine-day holiday, according to Taoyuan …

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New Taiwan Premier Appointed to Boost Popularity

TAIPEI, TAIWAN Taiwan has appointed Su Tseng-chang as premier, President Tsai Ing-wen said Friday, as she moved to shore up support after the defeat of her pro-independence party in local elections last year.

November's election trouncing presents a major challenge …

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Taiwanese technology giants unveil new products at CES 2019

Las Vegas, Taiwanese technology heavyweights including Lite-On Technology, motherboard vendor Gigabyte and semiconductor company ELAN Microelectronics Corp. are demonstrating new products at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES), a week-long showcase of gadgets in Las Vegas that opened Tuesday.

Lite-On's …

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Consumer Price Index falls 0.05% in December

Taipei, Taiwan's consumer prices fell 0.05 percent from a year earlier in December on the back of cheaper fruit and vegetables, while a fall in the cost of clothing, consumer electronic devices and communications was also cited as a reason …

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