Hiring outlook unchanged in Q3; demand in financial sector heavy

Taipei, June 17 (CNA) Taiwan's hiring outlook for the third quarter remains unchanged from a quarter earlier, with demand for people expected to be strongest in the financial and real estate sectors, according to U.S.-based human resources firm ManpowerGroup. ( read original story ...)

Taiwanese teams shine at NASA’s international hackathon

"We were surprised to learn that we won Taipei's People's Choice Award," said Wu, a 21-year-old student at National Defense University's Chung-Cheng Institute of Technology. This year marked the first time Taipei has participated in the annual NASA ... ( read original story ...)

China, Panama diplomatic drive puts business first

Taipei said it would evacuate its official staff and end cooperation ... Panama and China said there were no investment commitments tied to the move, though they noted business should benefit. Announcing the decision, Varela said he had told his cabinet ... ( read original story ...)

Eat your way around Taipei

Shilin Night Market is packed with hungry shoppers, especially on a Saturday night. With more than 500 food stalls, small shops and restaurants, there are plenty of food options available to try. Anxious to get to Taipei and its cuisine, we booked the ... ( read original story ...)

Taiwan: Beijing wants Taiwan trade offices’ names changed

Taiwan says China has been pressuring the governments of five countries in the Middle East, Africa and South America to force the island to change the names of its unofficial representative offices. The foreign ministry says Beijing has pressured Nigeria ... ( read original story ...)