Snow likely on 4 of Taiwan's mountains tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass blasts south into Taiwan, temperatures have dropped to as low as 10.8 degrees Celsius in northern Taiwan and snow in four of Taiwan's tallest...

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Taiwan President praises late Presbyterian leader for democracy activism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Late former Presbyterian Church in Taiwan leader and human rights activist Kao Chun-ming (高俊明) was at the forefront of the country’s democratic movement, President Tsai In...

Global Forecast-Celsius

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European Parliament stands in solidarity with Taiwan as China ramps up pressure

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The delegation from the European Parliament was wrapping up its six-day visit to Taiwan Friday with a message that it will stand in solidarity with Taiwanese people as Chi...

As China's appetite grows, Brazil worries over future of donkey population

TAPEI (Taiwan News) – There are fears that the rampant demand for a particular traditional Chinese medicine made from donkey hide could threaten to drive some species, like those in Brazil to ne...

Former Cabinet secretary-general appointed to Taiwan NSC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former Cabinet spokesman Yeh Kuo-hsing (葉國興) will be appointed deputy secretary-general of the National Security Council (NSC), the Presidential Office Friday. Yeh, 66,...

Rape by Taiwanese abortion doctor exposed after wife tried to catch mistress

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A day after the shocking news that a doctor at an abortion clinic had raped his patient while she was undergoing an abortion procedure in his clinic in Taoyuan, Taiwan, it has ...

Murderous chief officer takes over Taiwanese fishing vessel, 2 dead, 6 missing at sea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After a violent incident erupted on a Taiwanese fishing vessel early Feb. 20, there are reports that two men have died and that as many as six people may be missing as sea...

Snow could fall on 3 of Taiwan's peaks this weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As a continental cold air mass arrives tonight, there is a "high probability of snowfall" on three of Taiwan's mountains over this weekend, according to Central W...

Spanish bank freezes hundreds of thousands of Chinese accounts, China demands explanation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Chinese Ambassador to Spain Lyu Fan has reportedly met with the head of the central bank of Spain, demanding an explanation of why the bank accounts of hundreds of tho...

Taiwan to face new tariffs on steel exports to S. Korea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The South Korean Trade Commission is preparing to impose new anti-dumping tariffs on Taiwanese steel bars, according to a report from Yonhap News Agency. The Trade Comm...

Vigilantes hurl eggs at alleged rapist's abortion clinic in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Vigilantes tossed eggs at the clinic and car owned by a doctor early this morning, after news broke yesterday that he had raped a migrant worker while she was undergoing an abo...

Taiwan ex-President Ma appears at final trial over leaking of confidential information

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) on Friday attended a Taiwan High Court session in the final stage of the trial focusing on his alleged leaking of confidential informat...