New section of Suhua Highway to open before Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The first section of the improved Suhua Highway (蘇花公路台) is expected to open before Lunar New Year, cutting down travel time by up to 20 minutes, according to the Ministry ...

Endangered African penguins enjoy AC room at Taipei Zoo 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Penguin Awareness Day fell on Friday, and in addition to the famous King penguins, Taipei Zoo hoped the public could notice a rarer species living next door &mda...

Taiwan's state petroleum corp and partners hold groundbreaking ceremony for refinery in Vietnam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In a clear sign of success for Taiwan’s Southbound Policy, the state petroleum company CPC Taiwan, in cooperation with two Taiwanese businesses, has succes...

120th anniversary of Caotun Elementary celebrated with calligraphy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Over 1,000 people participated in commemorating Caotun Elementary School's 120th anniversary Friday in Nantou County by writing Spring Couplets, reported Lib...

BC-TEN--Australian Open Results

BC-TEN--Australian Open Results TEN--Australian Open Results MELBOURNE (AP) — Results Friday from the Australian Open at Melbourne P...

BC-TEN--Australian Open Results

BC-TEN--Australian Open Results TEN--Australian Open Results MELBOURNE (AP) — Results Friday from the Australian Open at Melbourne P...

Locating Taiwanese nationality in nature 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Do you know what the national butterfly of Taiwan is? The following is a brief introduction to the Papilio maraho and a handful of lesser known Taiwanese national sym...

BC-TEN--Australian Open Results

BC-TEN--Australian Open Results TEN--Australian Open Results MELBOURNE (AP) — Results Friday from the Australian Open at Melbourne P...

Taiwan's stagnant wages due to shortsighted policy on tech. ed., says business leader

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At a conference of the National Association of Industry and Commerce of Taiwan (CNAIC) on Jan. 19, speaker Xie Jinhe (謝金河), founder of the magazine Business Today (今周刊), d...

India test-fires Agni-V missile which covers China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – India conducted a successful trial of an Agni-V intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) which was designed with China in mind, according to the Times of India. The mi...

BC-TEN--Australian Open Results

BC-TEN--Australian Open Results TEN--Australian Open Results MELBOURNE (AP) — Results Friday from the Australian Open at Melbourne P...

Shipments of HomePod smart speakers to start in February

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Inventec Corp (英業達), one of two suppliers of Apple's new HomePod smart speaker, announced that production of the device is underway and it should be releasing its firs...

Australian Open Show Court Schedules

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Matches on show courts Saturday at the Australian Open (seedings in brackets): Rod Laver Arena ...

Costco in Taiwan unveils new reusable tote bag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to the new bag ban, Costco is keeping up with the reusable bag frenzy and is now selling a limited edition Taiwan-themed reusable bag, reports Busine...

Taiwan oil supplier to North Korea in failed suicide bid

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwanese businessman accused of supplying oil to North Korea in violation of international sanctions tried but failed to commit suicide at his home, reports said Frid...