Taipei Dome close to resuming construction five years after suspension

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taipei Dome is one step closer to resuming construction after the Taipei's Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) on Wednesday (March 25) approved most of th...

Taipei to fine those caught burning fields up to NT$1 million

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In order to reduce the amount of air pollution caused by the burning of straw in agricultural fields in the Guandu Plain in the Taipei Basin, the Taipei City Department of Envi...

High levels of airborne bacteria found in seven Taipei hospitals

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—After a series of inspections targeting 23 medical facilities across Taipei City revealing substandard indoor air quality in seven medical institutions, the city’s Dep...

Taipei intensifies dengue prevention measures

Taipei, Aug. 25 (CNA) Taipei's environmental department on Tuesday urged residents to dispose of any standing water in or near their homes to eliminate mosquito breeding sites, as the city stepped up ...