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Taiwan motorcyclist faces heavy fines after high-speed chase with police

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A woman illegally riding a scooter on a national highway in central Taiwan on Tuesday afternoon (July 12) is now facing heavy fines after she evaded police officers in fou...

Freeway accident in central Taiwan causes four injuries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A three-car accident on National Highway 1 in central Taiwan caused four injuries Wednesday afternoon (May 11), including one man whose legs suffered severe fractures afte...

Heavy traffic expected on Taiwan highways on third day of Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Travelers heading up north on Taiwan’s freeways Thursday (Feb. 3) should start their journey in the morning, while those heading south should wait until the afternoo...

Traffic jams expected on 9 sections of Taiwan's national highways Wednesday afternoon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nine national highway sections around Taiwan are expected to have traffic jams on Wednesday (Feb. 2) afternoon, according to the Freeway Bureau. The bureau said that re...

Where Lunar New Year traffic will be worst in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Transport authorities predict heavy traffic jams on national highways on Saturday (Jan. 29), the first day of the Lunar New Year holiday. Traffic is likely to grind to ...

Investment in Ciaotou Science and Technology Park Gains Momentum Over 100 Enterprises have Shown Interest during SEMICON TAIWAN 2021

KAOHSIUNG, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 7 January 2022 - The world's second-largest international semiconductor convention, "SEMICON TAIWAN 2021," was held at the Taipei Nangang Exhibition Hall. The 3-da...

Car crash on Taiwan freeway kills one

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A car crash involving two large trucks on National Highway 1 in Miaoli County late Monday night (Dec. 13) resulted in one death. CNA reported that the Miaoli County Fir...

7 injured in early-morning freeway accident in south Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A car that had stopped in the middle of National Freeway 1 was hit by another vehicle early Saturday morning (Nov. 20) in Chiayi County, injuring seven people, including t...

Video shows Tesla on autopilot slam into truck on Taiwan highway

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Tesla driving on autopilot on National Highway 1 barely missed a pedestrian and collided into an overturned truck on Monday (June 1). At 6:35 a.m. on Monday (June 1),...

Abandoned military barracks in S. Taiwan reopens to public after 20 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An army barracks in the southwestern city of Tainan reopened to the public on Sunday (March 8) after the completion of a project to rezone and redevelop it following years...

Semi-truck causes major pile-up on highway in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A major pile-up occurred on National Highway No. 1 on Monday morning (Sept. 16) 40 kilometers north of the Guishan Linkou exit in Northern Taiwan. The accident involved...

2 Taiwan bus crashes in one day leave 4 dead, 21 injured

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Four people have died and 21 have suffered injuries after two separate bus accidents took place in Taiwan on Monday (June 10). The first accident took place at 2:53 p.m. at ...

Chinese cyclist riding on Taiwan’s motorway driven to safety by police

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Chinese cyclist who found himself in a tight spot on Sunday (Feb. 10) after starting his round-the-island cycling trip the wrong way by getting on a motorway was driven ...