Science, Technology and Education News from Taiwan
2016

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N° 07 Juillet 2016 3 p.  101 kb
 

Science
Taiwanese team completes tundra exploration in Siberia (Focus Taiwan, 01.07.2016)
HTC Corp to participate in US-led wireless research initiative (China Post 21.07.2016)

Education
Taiwan, NASA collaborate to develop lunar lander (Focus Taiwan, 18.07.2016)
Taiwanese student garners nine international design awards (Focus Taiwan, 06.07.2016)
Taiwan-France working holiday pact signed, aviation agreement renewed (Focus Taiwan, 14.07.2016)
International climate change workshop staged in Taipei (Taiwan Today, 18.07.2016)
Big cash for saving energy (China Post, 20.07.2016)
4 local students win gold medals in biology contest (China Post, 25.07.2016)

Technology
Sales of HTC Vive to start in Taiwanese stores July 12th (Focus Taiwan, 04072016)
HTC Vive users can now experience Star Wars game on headset (Focus Taiwan 18.07.2016)
TAIPEI 101 signs MOU to adopt Siemens Navigator (China Post 19.07.2016)
BioTaiwan exhibition kicks off in Taipei with 600 exhibitors (China Post, 22.07.2016)
Pepper the robot to work at Pingtung County government (Focus Taiwan 22.07.2016)


   
N° 06 Juin 2016 3 p.  403 kb
 

Science
Taiwanese team discovers key molecule in fighting sepsis (Focus Taiwan, 06.06.2016)
Taiwanese team wins Fishackathon 2016 (Focus Taiwan, 09.06.2016)
Three scientists win Tang Prize in biopharmaceutical science (Focus Taiwan, 19.06.2016)

Education
Taiwan, Thailand ramp up education exchanges (Taiwan Today, 13.06.2016)
Taiwan to host US Department of State language program (Taiwan Today, 15.06.2016)
Protesters rally against ministry's meeting on university fee raises (The China Post, 19.06.2016)
James Liao assumes office as head of Academia Sinica (Focus Taiwan, 21.06.2016)
Taiwan sees mixed results in 2016 Times Asia University Rankings (Focus Taiwan, 21.06.2016)

Technology
Taiwan startup wins FbStart Apps of the Year Awards (Taiwan Today, 03.06.2016)
'Pepper' robot applications contest kicks off in Taiwan (Focus Taiwan, 05.06.2016)
Asustek hoping Zenbo robot to go on sale before Christmas (Focus Taiwan, 08.06.2016)
Taiwan wins 23 gold medals at largest invention fair in U.S. (Focus Taiwan, 10.06.2016)
NDC approves 'Asian Silicon Valley' plan (Focus Taiwan, 13.06.2016)
Aerospace industry show takes off in Taichung City (Taiwan Today, 17.06.2016)

 

   
N° 05 Mai 2016 3 p.  408 kb
 

Science
Taiwan achieves best ever performance at Intel science contest (Focus Taiwan, 14.05.2016)
After fish slaying, only 6 endangered humphead wrasses left (The China Times 24.05.2016)

Education
NTU slips in university reputation survey (Focus Taiwan, 05.05.2016)
Kindergarten marketing criticized (Taipei Times, 06.05.2016)
Taiwan and Japan deepen ties of technology schools (The China Post, 09.05.2016)
Taiwan pitching culture to promote Mandarin learning (Taipei Times, 10.05.2016)
Alma matters: Falling birthrates changing Taiwan's universities (The China Post, 23.05.2016)
Most Taiwan workers do not see postgrad degree as job guarantee: poll (Taipei Times, 25.05.2016)
Education best way to promote ‘go south’ policy (Taipei Times, 25.05.2016)

Technology
HTC reportedly to unveil smartwatch in June (Focus Taiwan, 04.05.2016)
Taiwan mobile phone users to get earthquake alerts from May 10 (Focus Taiwan, 05.05.2016)
Chinese in Kolkata seek Taiwan aid for education revival (Taipei Times, 07.05.2016)
ROC wins 78 medals at Paris invention fair including 8 golds (The China Post, 09.05.2016)
Innovative technology center opens in southern Taiwan (Taiwan Today, 19.05.2016)
Internet of Things to be showcased at Computex Taipei (Focus Taiwan, 22.05.2016)
Taiwan's ITRI creates world's first pocket sanitizer for chopsticks (Focus Taiwan, 26.05.2016)

 

   
N° 04 Avril 2016 4 p.  411 kb
 

Science
Young talent needed in Taiwan's biopharmaceutical sector: academician (Focus Taiwan, 06.04.2016)
Taiwanese-American astronomer says interest keeps her going (Focus Taiwan, 07.04.2016)
Taiwan's science parks report drop in revenue in 1st two months of year (The China Post, 11.04.2016)
Three candidates selected for next Academia Sinica head (Focus Taiwan, 16.04.2016)

Education
5 young Taiwan universities ranked among world's top 150 (The China Post, 08.04.2016)
Taitung students strike gold for design (Taipei Times, 08.04.2016)
Elementary schools cut monthly use of plastic bags by 200,000 (Focus Taiwan, 17.04.2016)
Taiwanese educator awarded by SPIE (Focus Taiwan, 18.04.2016)
Cabinet lineup for education, culture announced (Focus Taiwan, 20.04.2016)
Foreign students join Matsu pilgrimage (Taipei Times, 21.04.2016)
Australian university signs MOU with medical school (The China Post, 27.04.2016)

Technology
Garbage collection machines being tested for Taipei residents (Focus Taiwan, 05.04.2016)
Asustek wins 15 Red Dot Design Awards (The China Post, 09.04.2016)
Taiwan needs to strive for Industry 4.0: experts (Taipei Times, 09.04.2016)
Drone supply chain presents good investment opportunities: KGI (Focus Taiwan, 10.04.2016)
Annual spring tech fair to target female consumers (Focus Taiwan, 10.04.2
Microsoft seeking to upgrade Taiwan developers (Focus Taiwan, 11.04.2016)

 

   
N° 03 Mars 2016 3 p.  423 kb
 

This month, Taiwan's science, technology and education press review includes the following news articles: Taiwanese company develops new cancer drug for animals; Taiwan ichthyologist leads florescent fish trend; NCCU to launch Southeast Asia studies program; Review limits on specialty school teachers: lawmaker; 5 mil. Taiwanese hold degrees from higher education institutions; Teachers call for swift teaching guidelines decision; Taipei to hold international invention exhibition; Multidevice usage a way of life in Taiwan: poll; AI program partly developed by Taiwanese beats top Go player; Tainan firm transforms Taiwan textile industry; Taiwan to send FORMOSAT-7 into space by year's end; Drone firm from Taiwan flies high in global market and HTC expected to unveil flagship model next month.

 

   
N° 02 Février 2016 3 p.  403 kb
 

This month, Taiwan's science, technology and education press review includes the following news articles: Evidence of how ancient humans crossed Taiwan Strait still scarce; Solar eclipse to be highlight of 2016 sky: museum; New strain of chestnut-flavored pumpkin developed; Breast cancer drug trial 'successful'; Taiwan colleges in crisis as student population shrinks; Universities weigh in to help renovate rural primary schools; University uses dogs as study aides for children; LINE tops other social media among Taiwanese smartphone owners; Taiwan team wins Leap Motion app contest; New Taipei, Hsinchu named among Top7 Intelligent Communities of 2016; Safer driving with fatigue-sensing warning device; Students design origami boat to help kill mosquitos; HTC Vive priced at US$799, lower than analysts' estimates and Taiwan wins 5 iF gold awards.

 

   
N° 01 Janvier 2016 3 p.  393 kb
 

This month, Taiwan's science, technology and education press review includes the following news articles: Even low radiation dose can take toll: scientist; Government launches 5-year plan for indigenous education; NTU graduates top choice for most local businesses, according to survey; Number of overseas students in Taiwan tops 110,000 in 2015; Dropout rate in Taiwan up marginally in 2014-2015 academic year; Taiwan has 930,000 wearable device owners: survey; Taiwan develops 'X-ray eyes' system for surgeons; Taiwan-US team develops driverless electric vehicle; Two Kaohsiung students invent new selfie stick; Taiwan university introduces portable wind turbine; and TTRI unveils new glow-in-the-dark textile technology after years' research.