Passengers of coronavirus-stricken cruise ship visited Taipei 101, other tourist spots: CDC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the number of coronavirus cases on a cruise ship quarantined off the coast of Japan continues to climb, Taiwanese authorities have pinpointed more than 30 spots visited...

Taiwan's CWB sent test tsunami, earthquake alerts to 4G users on Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As part of National Disaster Preparedness day on Friday (Sept. 21), the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) tested the country's Public Warning System (PWS) by sending test tsunam...

Taiwan's CWB to send test tsunami, earthquake alerts to mobile phones on Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As part of National Disaster Preparedness day on Friday (Sept. 21), the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) will test the country's Public Warning System (PWS) by sending test tsu...

Tsunami alert added to cell phone warning system

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) announced yesterday that it is adding a "Tsunami Warning" to its Public Warning System (PWS) to advise people of possible tsunamis an...

Flash flood warnings issued for northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Central Weather Bureau issued flood warnings for 17 cities in the districts of New Taipei, Taipei, and Taoyuan. First class flood warning were issued for Xindian Di...

Premier hopes govt disaster warning system will launch in July

Taipei, March 10 (CNA) Premier Simon Chang expressed hope Thursday that the government's disaster warning system will be launched in July as scheduled, in an effort to offer the public the swiftest po...