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Research says Taiwan's local media free, but not well trusted

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan ranked highly on Reporters Without Borders’ (RSF) press freedom index in 2023, which said the country had very good conditions for journalists. Taiwan&rsqu...

Taiwan Railway’s new schedules, non-reserved seating effective April 26

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Railway’s new adjusted train schedules and non-reserved seats on EMU3000 train services took effect on Wednesday (April 26). The schedule adjustment affect...

ANA cancels flight tickets mistakenly sold at super low prices

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — All Nippon Airways (ANA) on Wednesday (April 26) walked back on its promise to honor flight tickets sold at super low costs due to a technical glitch on its Vietnamese web...

Stable weather, warm temperatures in store for Taiwan Thursday to Saturday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Stable weather and warm temperatures are in store for Taiwan from Thursday to Saturday night, according to meteorologist Daniel Wu (吳德榮). Affected by a frontal rain bel...

Police searching for person dressed as 'No-Face' from Japanese anime in east Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Police are looking for an individual who was recorded in a video dressed as No-Face from the Japanese animated film Spirited Away on a bridge in eastern Taiwan on Monday (...

Police rescue foreign student stuck in farm fields in southwest Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Police rescued a college student of Vietnamese nationality from farm fields in southwestern Taiwan countryside where she got stuck after following the directions of a navi...

Mother, daughter killed when scooter collided with truck in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A mother and daughter were killed when their scooter collided with a truck on a highway near Sun Moon Lake in central Taiwan on Monday (April 24). A 31-year-old woman s...

Taipei Children’s Amusement Park and Maokong Gondola offer buy-1-get-1 deals

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei Children’s Amusement Park (TCAP) and Maokong Gondola are capitalizing on the central government’s cash giveaway program by offering a buy-1-get-1-free d...

Ferry services between Taiwan’s Tainan and Penghu to resume from May 3

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The high-speed passenger ship Natchan Rera will resume operation for this year's sailing season on May 3, plying the route between Tainan’s Anping Harbor and the...

Taiwan Tourist Shuttle to offer half-price fares to passengers using e-tickets from May

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Tourist Shuttle (台灣好行) service, which currently has a total of 64 routes covering most attractions across Taiwan, is slated to offer half-price fares to passeng...

Man dies of altitude sickness climbing Xueshan in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man who was climbing on Xueshan died of altitude sickness before a rescue team reached him on Friday (April 21). The Shei-Pa National Park Headquarters said on Saturd...

Taxi driver dies after driving into harbor in north Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A taxi driver escaping an alcohol test died after driving into a fish port in New Taipei City while being chased by police on Saturday (April 22). At about 1:00 p.m. on...

Enjoy outdoor beer and food festival near Taipei MRT Zhongshan Station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2023 Be er GIRL beer and food festival will take place at Xinzhongshan Linear Park and the Jazz Square at Exit 4 of Taipei MRT Zhongshan Station from 2 p.m. every Satu...

Taiwanese woman dies after plastic surgery in Vietnam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese woman died after undergoing plastic surgery in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, VnExpress reported. The deceased, a 45-year-old Taiwanese woman living in Vietnam,...

Man arrested for property damage after being denied spot at homeless camp in south Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man was arrested on Tuesday (April 18) for intentionally damaging property at the Tainan City Social Affairs Bureau after he was denied a spot to live in an underground ...