Photo of the Day: Twilight in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Photographer Jason Chang on Sunday (Sept. 30) uploaded this photo of twilight at Bihu Park (Bihu Park) in Taipei's Neihu District to the social media platform Reddit. O...

Typhoon Kong-Rey has better chance of striking Taiwan: meteorologist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Based on its current movements, Typhoon Kong-Rey is likely to come closest to Taiwan by Friday and could more directly impact the country than its predecessor Typhoon Trami, ac...

Typhoon pummels Japan, flights canceled, trains shut down

TOKYO (AP) — A powerful typhoon ripped through Japan on Sunday, forcing cancellations of flights and trains, including in the Tokyo area as authorities warned of strong winds and torrential rain...

Weather turns sunny Sunday across Taiwan, as new storm Kong-Rey takes shape

TAIPEI (CNA) -- The weather across Taiwan will be sunny on Sunday as Typhoon Trami has moved away from the island, according to the Central Weather Bureau. With moisture near Taiwan reducing, the w...

Typhoon bears down on Japan, areas hit by previous storm

TOKYO (AP) — A powerful typhoon is ripping through Japan and authorities are warning people to brace for heavy winds and rain in areas that include those devastated by a previous storm. ...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - September 29

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Top news this week includes Taiwan police arrest American 3D-printed gun maker Cody Wilson; Super Typhoon Trami to affect Taiwan on Friday; Female American English teacher...

Kansai International Airport to close runway Sunday due to Typhoon Trami

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As Typhoon Trami (潭美) was approaching Japan, Kansai International Airport near Osaka would close its runway again Sunday, causing the cancellation of flights to and from Taiwan....

Tropical Storm Kong-rey expected to emerge Saturday: Taiwan experts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As Typhoon Trami (潭美) was passing close by Taiwan on its way to Japan Friday night, a depression southeast of Guam was likely to turn into Tropical Storm Kong-rey (康芮) the follo...

Typhoon Trami to bring heavy rain to northern Taiwan for next 2 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the periphery of Typhoon Trami begins to approach Taiwan today, a heavy rain alert for six counties and cities in northern Taiwan has been issued by the Central Weather Bure...

Typhoon Trami to come closest to Taiwan Friday night

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Typhoon Trami will likely come closest to Taiwan sometime between Friday night and midday Saturday, likely brining heavy rains to northern Taiwan, before veering north toward J...

Photo of the Day: Typhoon Trami nearing Taiwan from space

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As Typhoon Trami barrels through the Pacific, an astronaut on the International Space Station (ISS) captured some stunning images of the fifth super typhoon of the year. On ...

Typhoon Trami to come closest to Taiwan over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Typhoon Trami is expected to come closest to Taiwan on Sept. 28 and 29, when its periphery will bring heavy rain to the country, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). ...

Ferry service to Taiwan’s Green Island and Orchid Island suspended due to effects of Typhoon Trami

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Ferry service between Fugang Port in Taiwan’s southeastern county of Taitung and the outlying Green Island and Orchid Island (Lanyu) has been suspended from Sep 25 (Tu...

Super Typhoon Trami to affect Taiwan on Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Super Typhoon Trami, the 24th tropical storm of the year, will come closest to Taiwan on Sept. 28 and 29, and though a direct impact is unlikely, the periphery of the storm wil...

Trami strengthens into super typhoon, could affect Taiwan

Taipei, Sept. 24 (CNA) Typhoon Trami has developed into a super typhoon and could start affecting Taiwan on Friday, according to the Central Weather Bureau. Trami, which was upgraded into a super t...