EDITORIAL: Fire is latest in avoidable incidents

With the cloud of a recall vote hanging over the head of Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) and the overturning on Friday last week of the first rulings on liability for the 2014 gas explosions in the ... ( read original story ...)

ASE Technology Hldg: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

KAOHSIUNG, Taiwan (AP) _ ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. (ASX) on Wednesday reported first-quarter net income of $129.5 million. The Kaohsiung, Taiwan-based company said it had profit of ... ( read original story ...)

China can’t be allowed to block Taiwan from WHO

In the 17 years since it was hit hard by Sars, Taiwan has been ready for the threat of an emerging infectious disease. As a result, when information about an outbreak of a novel form of pneumonia in ... ( read original story ...)

Silicon Motion: 1Q Earnings Snapshot

Silicon Motion Technology Corp. (SIMO) on Tuesday reported first-quarter earnings of $25.9 million. The Hsinchu County, Taiwan-based company said it had ... ( read original story ...)

10 best phones not made in China

Sure, China assembles Apple's iPhone and many other popular smartphones, but lots of great handsets come from other places -- including South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, and India. Curious to see what's ... ( read original story ...)