Two Taiwan schools benefit from learning program and exchanges

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Houpu Elementary School (後埔國小) from Banqiao District, New Taipei City, partnered with Kaohsiung City’s Laonong Elementary School (荖濃國小) for the Ministry of Education'...

Kaohsiung releases video promoting tourism in Liouguei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Kaohsiung Tourism Bureau on Dec. 22 released a promotional video that was filmed to present the charms of the city’s mountainous district of Liouguei (六龜), featuring...

Military on stand-by to assist as torrential rain hits Taiwan

TAIPEI - Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense said Saturday it has set up a disaster response center and put military personnel, vehicles and apparatus on stand-by as strong torrential rain that ...

Office and school closures across Taiwan due to rain today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Due to the torrential rains which began to strike Taiwan yesterday, several cities and counties in Taiwan have announced school and office closures for today as the massive wea...

Rare floraison des bambous Siam à Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Les bambous Siam sont très répandus en Thailand, à Myanmar et à Yunnan de la Chine. L’Institut de Recherche Forestier de Taiwan a dit que c&rsq...

Small post-earthquake landslides hit southern Taiwan

A magnitude 5.2 earthquake shook Kaohsiung and Pingtung County in southern Taiwan early Sunday morning, causing two small landslides on Provincial Highway 24 and rockslides in the mountainous township...

Southwestern Taiwan prone to quakes due to loose soil: CWB

Southwestern Taiwan is prone to earthquakes because of its location and geological conditions, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Sunday. "Southwestern Taiwan is located at the end of the Centra...

Third quake hits southern Taiwan on Sunday

A magnitude 4.6 earthquake rocked the Liouguei District in Kaohsiung City on Sunday, making it the third trembler to have hit the area since the early morning, according to the Central Weather Bureau....