Month: August 2019

Taiwanese VR films nominated for Venice Film Festival

| August 31, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Rome- Eight Taiwanese virtual reality (VR) films have entered the 76th Venice Film Festival, with seven entries in the Venice Virtual Reality competition section, and one selected as one of the VR story projects.

Taiwanese …

5G concept stocks top picks by major securities houses in Taiwan

| August 31, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei-A survey of the investment strategies among five major securities houses in Taiwan showed Saturday that their top picks for September are among the companies that are devoted to developing 5G technology.

The survey, which …

Taiwan develops new scrub typhus rapid test kit

| August 31, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei-The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has developed a locally produced testing kit for quick and effective diagnosis of scrub typhus, a mite-borne infectious disease, the agency announced recently.

According to CDC Deputy Director-General Chuang …

Taiwan mother, son to return from Iraq after suspect arrested

| August 31, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei-A Taiwanese woman is scheduled to return from Iraq Saturday with her baby son after her Iraqi husband was arrested there on suspicion of having murdered her parents in Taipei last April, the Criminal Investigation …

Blackout forces migrant workers to leave flat panel maker’s dorms

| August 31, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei-A blackout caused by a power supply suspension at financially troubled flat panel maker Chunghwa Picture Tubes Ltd. on Saturday forced more than 200 migrant workers to leave their dormitories in the city.

Loss-incurring Chunghwa …

Taiwan vows to join int’l efforts to sanction NKorea oil transports

| August 31, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei-Taiwan on Saturday vowed to join the international community's efforts to sanction North Korea, as the United States included into its sanctions list several Taiwanese individuals and shipping companies allegedly involved in covertly trading petroleum …

Hospital says computer crash due to suspected ransomware attack

| August 31, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei-The Yuan's General Hospital said Saturday that its network server might have fallen prey to a possible ransomware attack, after many of its administrative computers became paralyzed this week.

According to the Kaohsiung hospital, the …

Hospital says computer crash due to suspected ransomware attack

| August 31, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei-The Yuan's General Hospital said Saturday that its network server might have fallen prey to a possible ransomware attack, after many of its administrative computers became paralyzed this week.

According to the Kaohsiung hospital, the …

Taiwan relaxes visa-free treatment evaluation to every 3 years

| August 31, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei-Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced Saturday that a review of visa-free treatment for tourists from Thailand, Brunei, the Philippines and Russia will be extended from the current annual basis to every three years …

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