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59,000+ buyers visit twin lighting fairs and Eco Expo Asia Survey: lighting market steady; potential seen in smart products

(2019/11/12)

Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 21st Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Autumn Edition), the fourth Hong Kong International Outdoor and Tech Light Expo and the 14th Eco Expo Asia concluded with more than 59,000 buyers from 135 countries and regions visiting the

Global Auto Market 2019 Overlook

(2019/09/05)

A harsh economic situation swept through the global automotive market in 2018, largely due to slowing market demand and political competition among the world’s superpowers, as well as decreasing confidence from consumers, leading to the first decline in five years in the industry. More importantly

Evolution of Self-Driving Cars Disrupts Industry Ecosystem

(2019/05/30)

With the advent of the fourth industrial revolution, many countries are actively investing in the smart production of self-driving vehicles, including Germany’s Audi efforts to convert car driving into a mobile, entertainment driving experience; Japan’s Toyota launching the e-Palette, an unmanned e

Latest Bluetooth Tech Updates Geared for Smart Lighting, Cities and Wireless Devices

(2019/05/07)

Founded in 1998, Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) is a non-profit trade association that oversees Bluetooth® technology. As it supports more than 34,000 member companies, the Bluetooth SIG promotes collaboration among its members to create new and enhanced specifications, extend technology, d

What Taiwanese companies can do next in AIoT

(2018/10/09)

Taipei - In the age of AIoT, companies may be wondering how they are able to do business in a digitalized age that gears towards big data analysis, especially among small-and-medium enterprises, where funding and scale are factors that put them against bigger companies with larger resource pools.

Megvii Technology Founder Interview Part 2: Face++ AI Facial Recognition sets eye on Asia, starting with Taiwan

(2018/09/07)

Tang Wenbin, founder and CEO of Megvii Technology, will be visiting Taiwan next week, but accepted an overseas interview with Economic Daily News on Sept. 6. This is the second installment of the interview. Aiming for a complete application; forming a city’s “brain” Q: What are the goals and

Taiwan Int’l Lighting Show Leads the Way for Taiwan Lighting Industry

(2018/05/07)

Jointly organized by Bureau of Foreign Trade (MOEA), Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) and Taiwan Lighting Fixture Export Association (TLFEA), 2018 Taiwan International Lighting Show, with 114 global companies manning 420 booths, just ended another successful year on April 28th. Th

CENS and THTMA to Jointly Promote Taiwan’s Outstanding Hardware Firms at IHF 2018

(2018/03/07)

With over 2,700 exhibitors from 55 countries and 80 percent of them coming abroad, International Hardware Fair Cologne 2018 (IHF 2018), held on March 4 through 7 in Cologne, Germany, again lives up to its reputation as the world’s most influential show for the global hardware industry. A wide ar

u-blox Unveils Latest High Precision Positioning Technology Platform

(2018/03/06)

To provide a total solution of high precision positioning for autonomous cars and virtual reality (VR), u-blox, a Swiss company that creates wireless semiconductors and modules for consumer, automotive and industrial markets, has launched its latest high precision positioning technology platform, u

Taiwan Tech Firms Show Off Innovative Tech Products at MWC 2018

(2018/03/02)

Held annually at Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, Spain, Mobile World Congress (MWC), is the most influential trade fair for mobile industry. This year’s MWC, running from February 25 through 28 and themed “Creating a Better Future”, attracted nearly 110,000 visitors as well as over 2,300 exhibitors fro

Ternary Battery to Become Mainstream Product for EV Production

(2018/02/12)

As China has promulgated a series of policies and regulations in favor of new energy cars, a high-nickel ternary battery, which is seen as a necessity for the next-gen cars, is gradually becoming the mainstream in the electric vehicle (EV) industry. A ternary battery is widely accepted by EV mak

ARTC Demonstrates Newly Developed Self-driving Vehicles

(2018/02/12)

With support of Department of Industrial Technology (DoIT) of Ministry of Economy Affairs (MOEA), Automotive Research & Testing Center (ARTC) demonstrated its newly developed “general self-driving vehicle” and “pick-up self-driving vehicle” in Changhua Coastal Industrial Park located in Lukang, cen

Tesor of Taiwan Launches BT-25HD/4.0 Smartphone Fingerprint Wireless Relay Immobilizer

(2017/05/31)

In response to the continuously climbing popularity of smartphones incorporated with biometric identification technologies for enhanced security, Taiwan-based Tesor Plus Corp., a specialized developer and supplier of car security alarms, immobilizers, smartphone remote controls and ADAS (advanced d

ITRI Works on High Value-added Applications of Smart Lighting Technology--Government-funded R&D body releases spectrum-adjustable LED lighting module and LED-based indoor positioning system this year

(2017/04/24)

In view of smart lighting showing strong potential to lead growth of the global lighting industry in the next decade, Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), a Taiwanese government-funded R&D institute, released its spectrum-adjustable LED lighting modules and LED-based indoor positioning

World’s Largest Lighting Marketplace Opens In Hong Kong--Exhibitors at HKTDC Hong Kong International Lighting Fair and the Outdoor and Tech Light Expo Increase Over 10% year-on-year

(2016/10/29)

Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the 18th HKTDC Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (Autumn Edition) opened today and continues through 30 October at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). To encourage cross-sector business opportunities, the HKTDC ha

Automechanika Frankfurt 2016 Draws Some 136,000 Visitors from Over 170 Countries--Five-day show hosts a record 4,820 exhibitors

(2016/09/20)

The central theme at the world's largest showcase for the independent aftermarket in 2016 was ‘Tomorrow's Service & Mobility’. A record 4,820 exhibitors from 76 countries took part, including leading players from industry, workshops and retail, and they offered an impressive demonstration of the wa

Automechanika Frankfurt 2016 to Remain the Leading Trade Fair for Global Automobile Trade and Industry

(2016/08/09)

Automechanika Academy – the name is nowadays a synonym for high-grade, future-oriented lectures and events. This year, too, Messe Frankfurt has spared no effort with improvements being made not only to the exhibition concept but also to the accompanying lecture and professional-development programm

Taiwan Int`l Lighting Show to be Staged Alongside LED Taiwan 2016--2-in-1 event to host over 200 exhibitors from nine countries during its 4-day run

(2016/03/23)

This year, the Taiwan International Lighting Show (TILS), to take place April 13-16, will be staged alongside LED Taiwan 2016 to offer a more complete sourcing platform that enhances convenience, enabling global lighting buyers to browse under one roof virtually everything related to LED lighting,

Conference on Emerging Market for Taiwanese Machinery Brands in AEC Via Manufacturing Expo 2016 was held on Thursday March 17th, 2016 at Le Meridien Hotel, Taipei

(2016/03/18)

Taiwan is a key trading and investment partner of Thailand for quality manufacturing equipment and Manufacturing Expo 2016 to be held 22-25 June, 2016 at BITEC, Bangkok is a great opportunity to expand this market into Thailand and AEC and to build networking opportunities to ASEAN countries. In

TPV Chairman Hsuan Sheds Light on Taiwan`s TFT-LCD Industry, Corporate Past and Present--Global oversupply of TFT-LCD panel to endure due to China`s planned economy

(2016/02/04)

Jason Hsuan, Chairman and CEO of TPV Technology Ltd., the world's largest contract assembler of LCD monitors and the distributor of its own brands of AOC and Envision, recently summed up the dilemma of the oversupply problem of thin film transistor-liquid crystal display (TFT-LCD) panels due to new

COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2016 to Feature New Position, New Exhibits and New Look--Globally top-3 ICT trade fair to serve as coliseum for global ICT startups with impressive innovations.

(2016/01/08)

COMPUTEX TAIPEI is set to open from May 31 to June 4, 2016. As the ICT industry has been developing, expanding and transforming from just computers and accessories to IoT and endless innovations for the past few years, this year’s COMPUTEX TAIPEI will impress visitors with various new features to r

Hong Kong Creates World’s No.1 Lighting Trade Fair with 2-in-1 Event--Four-day event draws 2,727 exhibitors and about 50,000 buyers

(2015/12/15)

A total of 2,727 exhibitors form countries drew nearly 50,000 buyers to the 17th Autumn Edition of the Hong Kong International Lighting Fair (LFAE) and the inaugural World of Outdoor Lighting & Lighting Accessories (WOLLA), making the two-in-one trade event the world’s biggest lighting marketplace,

ECCT: Adapting to International Standards Will Help Taiwan`s TPP Bid

(2015/11/23)

The European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan (ECCT) suggests in its 2016 Position Papers that the Taiwan government should revamp its regulations and statutes to international standards to help its bid to enter the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) Agreement. With the title “Decision Time: Taking Coura

ChinaPlas 2016 to Provide Close-up Look at Advancement of E&E Products through Polymer Technologies--High-performance materials & automated, precision processing driving innovation

(2015/11/23)

Electrical and electronics (E&E) products are becoming smaller, more interconnected and increasingly demanding in terms of performance requirements. Designers continue to cram additional electronic features into the slim, compact form factors of these packages. This often makes them run hotter w

Sengled Optoelectronics--Internet-connected household lighting, security system

(2015/11/12)

​ Sengled Optoelectronics promoted its smart control system for household lighting and security systems at the 2015 autumn edition of Hong Kong International Lighting Fair on October 27 through 30. The control system primarily consists of wireless and Internet of Thing (IoT) technologies operat

APEX Precision Technology Corp.--CNC machine tools and connectors

(2015/09/07)

APEX Precision Technology Corp. was founded in 1978 to design and manufacture automated machinery, machine tools and various kinds of parts. Two years later, it expanded into the manufacture of precision connectors for military, communication and industrial uses by drawing on know-how it has learne

Tesor Plus Corp.--Smartphone Remote Control & Tracking System, Smartphone Home Automation

(2015/08/20)

Founded in 1987, the ISO 9001 and TS16949 certified Tesor Plus Corp. specializes in design and manufacture of GPS Tracking System, Smartphone Tracking & Security, Smartphone Home Automation & Security, Smartphone Garage Remote Control, Touch-Screen 2-Way Alarm & Starter, LCD Display 2-Way Alarms, D

Taiwan to Help Shift Product Offering by Exporters to Boost Sales

(2015/08/18)

The Taiwan Cabinet or executive ministry, has plans to boost the island’s export value by structurally changing product offering, mainly through helping local manufacturers export total or turnkey solutions or systems instead of key components or individual products, with developing economies such

Everlight Electronics of Taiwan Develops Niche LEDs to Differentiate From Chinese Competitors--It is part of its ambition to consolidate leading status as world’s No.1 LED packager

(2015/06/29)

Everlight Electronics Co., Ltd. Chairman Raymond Yeh says his company, currently the world’s No.1 light emitting diode (LED) packager by volume, is developing several products that he thinks will differentiate its market from that of mainland Chinese competitors. Such products include LEDs used

Design Excellence Honored at COMPUTEX d&i Awards

(2015/06/22)

Five Gold Award winners of the COMPUTEX d&i awards 2015 were honored during the official opening of the 2015 COMPUTEX TAIPEI (Taipei International Information Technology Show) held in early June. COMPUTEX TAIPEI is one of the world's largest information and communication technology (ICT) trade fair