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Dinosaurs adorn bus stops in Taiwan’s Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Images of running dinosaurs appeared on bus stops along one of Taichung City’s busiest boulevards following an agreement with the National Museum of Natural Science,...

US sanctions on China's HikVision will hit over 180 countries, including Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. is preparing to place sanctions on the world's largest surveillance equipment maker, Hikvision, in a move that would impact more than 180 countries that use t...

Taiwan's Tainan renames section of road after 228 Massacre victim

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tainan Mayor Huang Wei-che (黃偉哲) on Tuesday (March 13) declared that the first 100-meter section of Zhongzheng Road in Zhongxi District would be renamed Dezhang Avenue in ...

Taiwanese student beaten for denting Maserati to leave hospital

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A college student who was savagely beaten after a minor collision with a Maserati on Nov. 7 has improved enough to be released from the hospital on Thursday morning (Nov. ...

Ichiran Ramen sparks craze in central Taiwan with new store

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Gourmands in Taichung started queuing up two days before the new branch of the immensely popular restaurant Ichiran Ramen (一蘭) opens. Scheduled to open at 10 a.m. on We...

Taiwanese student beaten for scraping Maserati speaks to public

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A college student who was savagely beaten after a minor collision with a Maserati on Nov. 7 has improved enough to be transferred to the general ward, and he released a vi...

Taiwanese student beaten for scratching Maserati wakes from coma

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A college student who was savagely beaten after a minor collision with a Maserati on Friday (Nov. 12) was able to respond to his name, five days after entering a coma. ...

Taiwanese college student beaten in road rage accident still fighting for life

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A college student surnamed Song (宋) who was beaten into a coma by three men in another car following a collision is still fighting for his life, according to Taichung Vete...

Mother of teen beaten during Taiwan road rage incident vents to reporters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The mother of a college student beaten into a coma during a road rage incident in Taichung on Sunday (Nov. 7) expressed her sorrow and disbelief that such a thing could ha...

Central Taiwan city completes MRT Blue Line route plan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taichung City Government has completed planning for the Taichung MRT Blue Line and will submit the plan in March to the Ministry of Transportation and Communications for a...

A guide to visiting attractions in central Taiwan via near-free bus services

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Taichung City rolled out the near-free bus services on Lunar New Year’s Day, the ball is now in visitors’ court—they have to decide whether to take ad...

Photo of the Day: Lennon Wall for Hong Kong spotted in Taichung, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An Australian English teacher captured this black and white photo of a Lennon Wall created in Taichung, Taiwan to support the 2019 anti-extradition bill protests in Hong Kong, ...

Taiwan city of Taichung to scrap Chinese-made surveillance cameras

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taichung City Government said Thursday (July 18) it would replace surveillance cameras in underground passageways within a week after members of the public pointed out...

Search continues for missing teacher in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taichung middle school teacher has mysteriously vanished, and has been missing since Friday, Feb. 15. Family and authorities continue to investigate her strange disappea...

Taichung’s second MRT line in full gear after approval from Taiwan’s central government

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taichung Transportation Bureau Director-General Wang Yi-chuan (王義川) said Taichung MRT's Blue Line is in full gear now that the central government has approved the projec...