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In China, Tyler is sent to an asylum in 'Fight Club'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese author’s revelation on social media about how many renowned movies’ endings were censored and changed to “wholesome” endings sparked a wa...

China likely behind Taiwan 'controversy' over Lithuanian rum price

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Soon after criticism of the “high price” of Lithuanian rum in Taiwan compared to in China surfaced on social media, Taiwan Statebuilding Party member Chen Tzu-...

Taiwanese support for Fukushima food imports up more than 10%: Survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Between September 2020 and January 2022, Taiwanese support for food imports from Fukushima has increased by 10.5%, while opposition has dropped by 10.9%, the Taiwanese Pub...

Taiwan’s Tainan to give away new condos in shopping festival lottery

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the value of transactions registered in the Tainan Shopping Festival surpasses NT$8.4 billion (US$303 million), Tainan Mayor Huang Wei-che (黃偉哲) revealed details of the...

Carrefour Taiwan’s lucky bag prizes include TSMC stocks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Lunar New Year approaches, Carrefour Taiwan presented lucky bags for sale, one of which contained the grand prize of 1,000 shares of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing ...

Taipei man recaptured after escaping from police station during interrogation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man charged with illegal drug use was arrested at his residence 30 minutes after he escaped from the police station while officers were busy setting up an online interro...

Post-Soviet Lithuania's first head of state: 'Taiwan reminds me of Lithuania'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vytautas Landsbergis, the first Head of Parliament of Lithuania after its independence, said Taiwan’s predicament reminds him of the struggle he led Lithuania throug...

Taiwan CECC urges public to reinforce contact tracing registration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After two Askey Computer Corp. employees dined without registering any contact information at a Tasty restaurant in Taoyuan, leading to a large cluster of COVID-19 cases, ...

Taipei woman contracts COVID from child returning home from Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A woman in Taipei has been infected with COVID-19 by her child, who recently traveled home from Kaohsiung, Deputy Mayor Huang Shan-shan (黃珊珊) confirmed on Saturday (Jan. 2...

Taiwan logistics company employees accused of stealing from packages, swapping items

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hualien police arrested two logistics company employees for allegedly stealing goods from packages, then re-wrapping them for delivery. UDN reported that several online...

South Taiwan mayor blasts COVID case for not reporting wedding attendance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a press conference on Friday (Jan. 21), Tainan Mayor Huang Wei-che (黃偉哲) condemned an individual who tested positive for COVID-19 for not reporting his travel history f...

Taiwan’s Tainan to celebrate LNY with specialties markets, festive events

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Several Lunar New Year (LNY) events will be taking place across Tainan starting Saturday (Jan. 22), featuring specialty foods, live performances, and free giveaways. In...

Taiwan Investigation Bureau warns of multi-layered scheme to spread false news

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A large number of false social media accounts have been creating and spreading false news in Taiwan, the Ministry of Justice Investigation Bureau (MJIB) warned on Friday (...

75.9% of Japanese feel 'close' to Taiwan in 2021 survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In the 2021 “Awareness Survey Report on Taiwan,” 75.9% of Japanese surveyed said they felt “close” to Taiwan, while 64.8% believed Taiwan to be &ld...

Taipei to require basic amenities, safety measures in public restroom draft bill

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei City Government Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced a draft bill for a self-government ordinance that lists “standard equipment” ...