Category Archives: Education

FormoSat7 launch postponed to June 24

| June 13, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, The launch date for FormoSat7/COSMIC2, the second satellite constellation jointly developed by Taiwan and the United States, has been put back until June 24 at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.

FormoSat7 is now scheduled …

KMT to conduct presidential primary polls in July

| June 13, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) is set to conduct opinion polls that will determine its official candidate for the 2020 presidential election in the second week of July, with the results expected to be announced …

Filipino summer basketball league kicks off in Taipei

| May 19, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, The Taiwan chapter of the Confederation of Ilocano Association, Inc. (CIASI), or Samahang Ilocano, a Filipino organization that aims to help its compatriots in different countries, kicked off its 2019 summer basketball league tournament …

MAC poll shows majority in Taiwan disapprove of China’s threats

| May 17, 2019 | | 0

The overwhelming majority of people in Taiwan oppose China's military threats and ongoing efforts to suppress the country's international space, according to a poll released May 16 by the Cabinet-level Mainland Affairs Council.

Around 82 …

Museums’ role shifting to include social responsibility: official

| May 15, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Museums in Taiwan must focus more on social responsibility, rather than on displays only, in keeping with global trends, Deputy Culture Minister Hsiao Tsung-huang said Wednesday ahead of International Museum Day.

At a press …

Fighting fake news requires comprehensive approach: French scholar

| May 14, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, The fight against fake news or disinformation is a global issue that requires a comprehensive approach and closer links between governments and civil society, a visiting French official and academic said Tuesday.

Sebastien Soriano, …

Two killed, four injured in Hsinchu pileup

| May 12, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Two people were killed and four others injured in a multiplevehicle crash on National Freeway No. 3 near Zhunan, Hsinchu City late night Saturday, the city's fire department said on Sunday.

The multiplevehicle pileup …

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