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Robot dog hounds Thai shoppers's picture
Robot dog hounds Thai shoppers
A scurrying robot dog named K9 dispenses hand sanitizer to curious children and wary shoppers — one of the more unexpected measures Thai malls are taking as the kingdom relaxes virus restrictions.
2020-06-05
PM Modi, Australian PM bolster military ties's picture
PM Modi, Australian PM bolster military ties
The two sides also upgraded their “2+2” foreign affairs and defence dialogue to the ministerial level and unveiled a “shared vision for maritime cooperation in the Indo- Pacific”.
2020-06-05
 Government of New Zealand told to embrace digital technology in post-Covid recovery's picture
Government of New Zealand told to embrace digital technology in post-Covid recovery
Government infrastructure investment projects should be re-framed from being 'shovel ready' to being 'sensor ready'.
2020-06-04
Nepal's top mobile payment app empowers local women digitally's picture
Nepal's top mobile payment app empowers local women digitally
Khalti gains users by teaching financial skills and giving better market access
2020-06-03
India's first national Artificial Intelligence Portal launched by IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad's picture
India's first national Artificial Intelligence Portal launched by IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
This portal shall work as a one-stop digital platform for AI-related developments in India, sharing of resources such as articles, startups, investment funds in AI, resources, companies and educational institutions related to AI in India.
2020-06-01
IIT-Ropar launches PG programme in Artificial Intelligence's picture
IIT-Ropar launches PG programme in Artificial Intelligence
As per LinkedIn Emerging Jobs Report 2020, ‘AI Specialist’ featured as second among the top 15 emerging jobs in the country.
2020-06-01
Despite COVID-19, ASEAN's 5G aspirations remain undeterred's picture
Despite COVID-19, ASEAN's 5G aspirations remain undeterred
5G deployments present attractive benefits for ASEAN nations—benefits that are too great to be ignored, even in the face of the pandemic.
2020-05-28
Southeast Asia faces a cybercrime pandemic but new regulatory tech offers a way forward's picture
Southeast Asia faces a cybercrime pandemic but new regulatory tech offers a way forward
COVID-19 is causing a different kind of pandemic in cyberspace—of phishing, malware and money laundering. In this arena, scalable and smart regulatory technologies can help neutralize many of these emerging threats.
2020-05-27
Southeast Asia's Microbusinesses Go Digital to Compete 's picture
Southeast Asia's Microbusinesses Go Digital to Compete
Covid-19 is hitting Southeast Asia hard. Women, young people, low-wage workers, and the underemployed have been devastated. Mom-and-pop small businesses, particularly traditional handicrafts and small-scale trading and tourism, were under financial pressures long before Covid-19. As other enterprise...
2020-05-19
Major Indonesian hospitals go digital to tap into growing telemedicine market's picture
Major Indonesian hospitals go digital to tap into growing telemedicine market
Many major hospital operators in Indonesian have launched their own teleconsultation services to tap into the growing telemedicine market in the country, which has been further accelerated by the COVID-19 outbreak.
2020-05-21
Taiwan and Australia Cooperate Together on Scientific Research to Fight Against Pandemics, and Jointly Develop New Anti-novel Coronavirus Drugs's picture
Taiwan and Australia Cooperate Together on Scientific Research to Fight Against Pandemics, and Jointly Develop New Anti-novel Coronavirus Drugs
To support in containing the COVID-19 epidemic, the Ministry of Science and Technology Taiwan (MOST) proactively promotes cooperation between the domestic academic research community and foreign academic research institutions to assist in fighting the virus SARS-CoV-2. The Research Center for Emergi...
2020-05-18
India and Taiwan emerge as strong partners in post-Covid Asia's picture
India and Taiwan emerge as strong partners in post-Covid Asia
With close to 2.2 million people infected and more than 150 thousand deaths around the world, as well as a global economic slowdown, Covid-19 is composing a grave challenge to human society. The whole world has been fighting against this fierce pandemic. While many countries are still struggling har...
2020-05-15
Taiwan can help: New Delhi must support Taipei's participation at upcoming World Health Assembly's picture
Taiwan can help: New Delhi must support Taipei's participation at upcoming World Health Assembly
If any government is to be credited with spectacular success in containing Covid-19, Taiwan has to be high up on that list. Despite having significant people-to-people and business connections with China and being in geographical proximity to Wuhan, Taiwan has been able to contain the spread of the ...
2020-05-14
India and Taiwan emerge as strong partners in post-Covid Asia's picture
India and Taiwan emerge as strong partners in post-Covid Asia
2020-05-15
The Collaborative Effort of Taiwan and India's Science and Technology Innovation Center on Epidemic Prevention's picture
The Collaborative Effort of Taiwan and India's Science and Technology Innovation Center on Epidemic Prevention
To align with the New Southbound policy, the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) has been providing funding for academic institutions in Taiwan and their counterparts in South and Southeast Asian countries to establish "Science and Technology Innovation Centers (STICs)." Since 2017, 12 STICs ...
2020-05-11
Coronavirus: SafeEntry applications surge ahead of reopening of businesses's picture
Coronavirus: SafeEntry applications surge ahead of reopening of businesses
Applications to implement digital check-in system SafeEntry surged over the weekend as businesses prepared to reopen from today.
2020-05-12
Singapore releases the robot hounds to enforce social distancing in parks's picture
Singapore releases the robot hounds to enforce social distancing in parks
Singapore is trialing robot dogs to enforce social distancing in its parks, to assist the national coronavirus-control effort.
2020-05-11
From test kits to robots, Indonesia develops locally made devices to aid COVID-19 battle's picture
From test kits to robots, Indonesia develops locally made devices to aid COVID-19 battle
As demand for medical devices and innovation grows in virus-hit Indonesia, the Research and Technology Ministry's consortium for COVID-19 studies has pushed for the development of domestically produced medical equipment, ranging from test kits to robot assistants, to boost the country's battle again...
2020-05-07
Taiwan's NCKU research momentum remains despite coronavirus pandemic's picture
Taiwan's NCKU research momentum remains despite coronavirus pandemic
School's joint research program with partnered SE Asian universities continues to shine during global pandemic
2020-05-05
Taiwan-Thailand Medical Technology Collaborating Center Forged International Innovative Medical Supply Chain to Ease the COVID-19 Pandemic's picture
Taiwan-Thailand Medical Technology Collaborating Center Forged International Innovative Medical Supply Chain to Ease the COVID-19 Pandemic
The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) has been promoting the New Southbound Policy and funding local institutions to establish “Science and Technology Innovation Center (STIC).” MOST subsidized Pingtung Christian Hospital to establish the Taiwan-Thailand Medical Tech., Science & Humanities D...
2020-05-04
AIS applies 5G to Chulabhorn Hospital's picture
AIS applies 5G to Chulabhorn Hospital
Advanced Info Service (AIS), the country's leading mobile operator, is providing a 5G network to support telemedicine solutions to Chulabhorn Hospital as part of a campaign to use the ultra-fast mobile broadband network to combat the coronavirus outbreak.
2020-04-30
Follow sanitization model of Taiwan, South Korea: Abhijit Banerjee suggests WB govt's picture
Follow sanitization model of Taiwan, South Korea: Abhijit Banerjee suggests WB govt
Nobel Laureate economist Abhijit Banerjee on Tuesday suggested that the West Bengal government should follow the sanitation model put to use by Taiwan and South Korea at market places to curb the novel coronavirus infection.
2020-04-29
Southeast Asia's health care startups attract wary investors's picture
Southeast Asia's health care startups attract wary investors
Telemedicine and drugstore firms prove popular amid COVID-19 scare
2020-04-29
Safeguarding Taiwan - Anti-Pandemic Technology National Center for High-Performance Computing Partners with NVIDIA Gathering International Resources to Support COVID19 Research's picture
Safeguarding Taiwan - Anti-Pandemic Technology National Center for High-Performance Computing Partners with NVIDIA Gathering International Resources to Support COVID19 Research
NARLabs' National Center for High-Performance Computing (NCHC) initiated the "Safeguarding Taiwan - Anti-Pandemic Technology" project earlier this month by releasing the computation, storage, and big data resources from its international supercomputer Taiwan Computing Cloud (TWCC) to the public. Thi...
2020-05-07
CORONAVIRUS/Taiwan-developed rapid screening reagent put into trial production's picture
CORONAVIRUS/Taiwan-developed rapid screening reagent put into trial production
Taipei, April 23 (CNA) A research team at Academia Sinica has developed a key reagent for a pioneering rapid screening test for the COVID-19 coronavirus disease and the technology has been transferred to seven companies, one or two of which will be chosen for possible mass production, James Liao (廖俊...
2020-04-27
India Plans Wristband Patient Surveillance as Lockdown Eases's picture
India Plans Wristband Patient Surveillance as Lockdown Eases
With wristbands and an app, Indian authorities hope to contain COVID-19
2020-04-24
Taiwan donates 200,000 surgical masks to Thailand's picture
Taiwan donates 200,000 surgical masks to Thailand
Taiwan donated 200,000 surgical masks to Thailand during a ceremony April 20 at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs headquarters in Taipei City, demonstrating the country’s commitment to helping the world combat COVID-19.
2020-04-23
International Virtual Forum on COVID-19, Sharing Taiwan's Success Story's picture
International Virtual Forum on COVID-19, Sharing Taiwan's Success Story
At present, many countries in the world are slowing down due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Yet, Taiwan continues to be one of the few that has successfully curbed the spread of the virus, all the while allowing its citizens to maintain their normal lives. Supporting the national effort, the Ministry of ...
2020-04-22
NCKUH Staffers Share Coronavirus Expertise with India Counterparts's picture
NCKUH Staffers Share Coronavirus Expertise with India Counterparts
Staffers from National Cheng Kung University Hospital hosted a videoconference to share their front-line experiences combating coronavirus with 5,000 doctors and public health academics across India April 14 in southern Taiwan’s Tainan City.
2020-04-21
Taiwan will help India with Covid-19's picture
Taiwan will help India with Covid-19
Ambassador Chung-Kwang Tien is the Representative of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Centre (TECC) in India. An ace diplomat, he has held several important positions in Taiwan’s foreign ministry and in different foreign missions of his country.
2020-04-21
Taiwan research team proposes alternative coronavirus cure's picture
Taiwan research team proposes alternative coronavirus cure
NCHU’s findings published in scientific journal as researchers introduce new strategy for developing COVID-19 remedies
2020-04-16
How four governments got their coronavirus response right's picture
How four governments got their coronavirus response right
As governments fumbled their coronavirus response, these four got it right. Here's how.
2020-04-17
Thai govt to launch Covid-19 contact-tracing app's picture
Thai govt to launch Covid-19 contact-tracing app
The government will soon launch a Covid-19 contact-tracing app as part of its latest efforts to contain the spread of the novel coronavirus, and the government will regularly organise virus testing for six risk groups, Dr Taweesin Visanuyothin, spokesman of the government’s Centre for Covid-19 Situa...
2020-05-11
Breakthrough in COVID-19 Medicine Development: Taiwanese Team Discovers Protease Inhibitors to Inhibit the Virus's picture
Breakthrough in COVID-19 Medicine Development: Taiwanese Team Discovers Protease Inhibitors to Inhibit the Virus
with long-term support from the Ministry of Science and Technology and AS, a team led by Dr. Po-Huang Liang, a Research Fellow at the Institute of Biological Chemistry of AS, has screened out potent inhibitors of the virus main protease (also called 3C-like protease) from more than 100 possible inhi...
2020-04-10
《TAIPEI TIMES》Science ministry uses copper against COVID-19's picture
《TAIPEI TIMES》Science ministry uses copper against COVID-19
The Ministry of Science and Technology has placed copper sheets on the elevator buttons and door knobs at its building to boost disease prevention after a study showed that the new coronavirus has a shorter life span on copper surfaces.
2020-03-26
IFSU confers 10 DepEd teachers as IK educators's picture
IFSU confers 10 DepEd teachers as IK educators
At least 10 teachers from the Schools Division of Ifugao-Department of Education (DepEd) were recognized as Indigenous Knowledge Educators during the 1st Graduation Ceremony of the Ifugao Indigenous Knowledge Educators Training Program held at the Ifugao State University (IFSU) on February 6, 2020.
2020-02-10
ARCHITECTURE DEPARTMENT OF FACULTY OF ENGINEERING HOSTING A GENERAL LECTURE FROM NATIONAL TAITUNG UNIVERSITY's picture
ARCHITECTURE DEPARTMENT OF FACULTY OF ENGINEERING HOSTING A GENERAL LECTURE FROM NATIONAL TAITUNG UNIVERSITY
Department of Architecture of Universitas Tanjungpura held a sharing session for “International workshop at National Taitung University” and also a general lecture by Prof. Bien Chiang titled “In-house burial and bilateral namesake: Paiwan house as core of historical memory” at Faculty of Engineeri...
2020-01-22
Taiwan-Indonesia Partnership: Exploring Culture Through Traditional Houses Practices's picture
Taiwan-Indonesia Partnership: Exploring Culture Through Traditional Houses Practices
Department of Architecture in collaboration with International Affairs Office of Universitas Tanjungpura and Center of Southeast Asian Ethnicities, Cultures and Societies had successfully conducted sharing sessions and general lecture on the theme of “In House-burial and Bilateral Namesake: Paiwan H...
2020-01-22
NARLabs disaster management solutions showcased at Secutech Thailand's picture
NARLabs disaster management solutions showcased at Secutech Thailand
National Applied Research Laboratories (NARLabs) exhibited five of its cutting-edge disaster prevention and mitigation solutions at Secutech Thailand 2019 to increase scientific and technical cooperation.
2019-11-19
NCDR hosted the APEC Resilience Week in Taipei during September 30 – October 2. 's picture
NCDR hosted the APEC Resilience Week in Taipei during September 30 – October 2.
Recovering funds supports of the APEC Secretariat and the Ministry of Science and Technology, the National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction (NCDR) hosted the APEC Resilience Week in Taipei during September 30 – October 2. In total, 13 member economies attended the event and the e...
2019-10-14
Five Unimas students attend workshop in Taiwan's picture
Five Unimas students attend workshop in Taiwan
Five students and an academic from the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities, UNIMAS are invited by Taiwan’s Taitung University for a week long international workshop.

The International Workshop on Cultural Heritage, Community Empowerment and Sustainable Management of the Austronesian P...
2019-10-11