Magnitude 5.2 earthquake rocks northeastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A magnitude 5.2 earthquake shook residents in northeastern Taiwan's Yilan County at 4:53 a.m. this morning (June 16), according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). ...

Tropical depression bearing down on Taiwan may develop into typhoon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A tropical depression barreling toward Taiwan may develop into a typhoon later today, bringing with it extremely heavy rain, especially in Tainan City, Kaohsiung City, Yilan Co...

Heavy rain alert issued for 12 counties, cities in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a tropical depression approaches Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has issued a special heavy rain alert this evening for 12 counties and cities in Taiwan. ...

Public urged to take precautions as Taiwan CDC confirms 7 new Japanese encephalitis cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) on Tuesday (June 12) announced that seven new Japanese encephalitis cases have been confirmed in Taiwan. The new cases incl...

COMPUTEX 2018 mit großem Erfolg zu Ende gegangen

TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 11, 2018--COMPUTEX 2018, veranstaltet von TAITRA, dem taiwanesischen External Trade Development Council, und TCA, Taipei Computer Association, ging heute mit große...

COMPUTEX 2018 s'achève marqué par un franc succès

TAIPEI, Taïwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--juin 11, 2018--COMPUTEX 2018, organisé par le Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) et la Taipei Computer Association (TCA), s'est conclu par un franc suc...

COMPUTEX 2018 termina com grande sucesso

TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--jun 11, 2018--COMPUTEX 2018, um evento organizado pela TAITRA, Conselho de Desenvolvimento do Comércio Externo de Taiwan, e TCA, Taipei Computer Association, foi encer...

COMPUTEX 2018 concluye con gran éxito

TAIPEI, Taiwán--(BUSINESS WIRE)--jun. 11, 2018--COMPUTEX 2018, organizada por TAITRA, el Consejo para el Desarrollo del Comercio Exterior de Taiwán, y TCA, la Taipei Computer Association, ha concluido...

5,590 ducks culled in southern Taiwan to prevent spread of H2N2 Bird Flu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Animal Health Inspection and Protection Office of Tainan City has announced that a strain of H5N2 Bird Flu was confirmed in several ducks in southern Taiwan this past ...

COMPUTEX 2018 Ends with Great Success

TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 10, 2018--COMPUTEX 2018, organized by TAITRA, Taiwan External Trade Development Council and TCA, Taipei Computer Association, concluded in great success today, as ...

Frozen fruit festival showcases giant grass jelly dessert in Southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Tainan frozen fruit festival (台南冰果節) is in full swing this weekend, with a 210 cm long grass jelly dessert being the main attraction in Shanhua District (善化區), Tainan ...

Taiwanese blockbuster director to open history amusement park in Tainan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Wei Te-sheng (魏德聖), the director of Taiwanese blockbuster hits “Cape No.7” and “Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale,” wants the set of his next mo...

Islam Campus Summit held at Taiwan's National Cheng Kung University

The 2018 NCKU World Islam Campus Summit concluded Thursday with a call for university faculty, staff and students to respect and promote Islamic-friendly, inclusive, welcoming, and culturally diverse ...

Taiwan’s top 7 alternative and unique B&Bs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Bed and Breakfasts have become something of a phenomenon in Taiwan in recent years. As the travel boom in Taiwan has continued to blossom, hotel prices have crept up and up...

Lake cruise service on Wushantou Reservoir in southwestern Taiwan suspended due to low water level

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Lake cruise service on Wushantou Reservoir in Taiwan’s southwestern city of Tainan has been suspended as water stored in the reservoir dropped to 6% of its capacity as...