Taiwanese marathon runner dies after fainting halfway though run

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A runner participating in a marathon event on Taiwan’s Hehuanshan died Saturday after fainting half way through the run, according to a Central News Agency report on S...

Three misleading Taiwan attractions 

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- Tourism is big business in Taiwan, and there is no shortage of people here who make a good living from it, despite the hype of a decline in Chinese tourists hitting the...

Nomad Festival Taiwan attracts 5 times more people this year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Nomad Festival 2018 kicked off in Puli, Nantou yesterday (Oct. 13), hosting all kinds of events including live music, a barista contest, a circus, and a food mar...

Line up released for Nomad Festival 2018 Taiwan in Nantou

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Nomad Festival 2018 Taiwan is taking place with outdoor activities and live music in Puli, Nantou from Oct. 13 to Oct. 14. The full line-up for the musical ...

Swim across Taiwan’s Sun Moon Lake to proceed as planned despite Typhoon Mangkhut

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The 4th Open Water swimming championship and the 36th Sun Moon Lake International Swimming Carnival will take place on Sep. 15 and Sep 16, respectively, despite th...

5.0 magnitude quake with aftershocks rattles central Taiwan's Nantou County

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A second earthquake of increased strength hit Central Taiwan’s Nantou County this morning following at 8:15 a.m. The earthquake measured 5.0 magnitude. The quake ...

Magnitude-4.8 quake rocks Central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A magnitude-4.8 earthquake struck Central Taiwan’s Nantou County Friday evening, but no damages or casualties were immediately reported. The same region included ...

Afghan official: Bomb kills 2 children western province

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says an attack targeting a local police commander in western Hirat province has killed two people and wounded the police official and 10 civilians. ...

Afghan officials: Taliban attacks kill 4 troops, 4 women

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says the Taliban attacked a military checkpoint in western Farah province, killing four troops and wounding six. Mohammad Naser Mehri, th...

Registration for 2018 Sun Moon Lake swim in central Taiwan opens

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – One of the world's largest non-competitive fun swims, the 2018 Sun Moon Lake International Swimming Carnival is now open for registration, the only opportunity this ye...

Symphony ogłasza uroczyste otwarcie nowego centrum robotyzacji w Krakowie

LONDYN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lip 3, 2018--Spółka Symphony Ventures, globalna firma usługowa specjalizująca się w robotyzacji procesów biznesowych (RPA) i inteligentnej automatyzacji (IA), ogłosiła otwarci...

The Latest: Blasts, gunfire outside Afghan Interior Ministry

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The Latest on the war in Afghanistan (all times local): 12:30 p.m. An Afghan official says loud explosions have rocked the area around the...

Suicide car bomber kills 2 police officials in Afghanistan

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — An Afghan official says at least two police officials were killed in suicide-bomb attacks at a police station in eastern Logar province. Khalid Safi, a spok...

Seven NT$10 million special prize receipts yet to be claimed for Taiwan receipt lottery

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A total of 15 receipts carry the winning numbers for the NT$10 million (US$334,000) special prize from the January to February period, but there are st...

Taiwan grabs silver in 7th Asian Junior Women's Softball Championship

Taiwan's national softball team finished second to win silver at the 7th Asian Junior Women's Softball Championship, which concluded in the Philippines on Friday. The team lost 0-4 to their...