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Multiple cars crash on Taipei's Yangmingshan, injuring 5

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A car accident on Yangmingshan’s Yangde Boulevard involving four vehicles injured five people Monday morning (Nov. 8). According to CNA, a truck going downhill cr...

Drummer in Taiwan indie rock band found dead at quarantine hotel

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The drummer in indie rock band No Party for Cao Dong (草東沒有派對) was found dead at a quarantine hotel in Taipei City following her return from China, reports said Saturday (O...

First Harvard summer Mandarin course in Taiwan will include 60 students

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After switching from Beijing to Taipei, Harvard University's new summer Mandarin study program next year will include 60 students, who will have a chance to visit famo...

Taiwan’s Foxconn unveils electric vehicles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Ahead of its Hon Hai Tech Day (HHTD21), electronics contract manufacturer Foxconn unveiled two of its electric vehicles (EV) on Tuesday (Oct. 12). The company, which is...

Taiwan News to collaborate on ecotourism series

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Ecotourism Association (TEA) President Yuri Guo (郭育任) recently sat down with Taiwan News to discuss a new collaboration. The newspaper will work with the TEA on ...

American IP monetization firm advisor makes biking part of his life in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Donald Merino, senior consulting advisor at Tech+IP LLC, an intellectual property (IP) and monetization service provider, has made cycling a part of his life in Taiwan by ...

Hiker missing in Taiwan's Yangmingshan National Park for 16 days

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A 70-year-old man surnamed Hsu (許) has not been seen since Sept. 4, and search efforts are underway, CNA reported. The New Taipei Fire Department received reports on Th...

Belizean ambassador to Taiwan praises bilateral ties ahead of 40th Independence Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Belizean Ambassador to Taiwan Dr. Candice Pitts has said the Caribbean nation has been very engaged with Taiwan and that she hopes to further strengthen bilateral relation...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan magpies live up to fierce reputation on stimulus vouchers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A prescient professor took these photos of Taiwan blue magpies dive-bombing students in Taipei. On Thursday (Sept. 9), the government unveiled its beefed-up “Quin...

Taipei police plan traffic control on Yangmingshan ahead of meteor shower

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In anticipation of stargazers looking to view Thursday's (Aug. 12) Perseid meteor shower, the Taipei City Police Department announced traffic control plans at several ...

Radio veterans podcast about Taiwan's martial law era

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A new podcast from the former staff of Taiwan’s ICRT (International Community Radio Taipei) during the late martial law era takes listeners back to when Chiang Ching...

Taiwan ends sea warnings as Typhoon In-Fa blasts mountain areas with rain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) lifted sea warnings for Typhoon In-Fa on Saturday (July 24) morning, heavy rain caused rockfalls and landslides that forced townships i...

Time Magazine selects Taipei as one of 'World's Greatest Places'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Time Magazine has listed Taipei on its latest "World's Greatest Places" list. Time's "World's Greatest Places 2021," released Tuesday (J...

Taiwan's Yangmingshan National Park reopens trails

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Yangmingshan National Park Headquarters announced in a press release the reopening of outdoor and indoor facilities from Tuesday (July 13), following the central gover...

Student from Taiwan’s Chinese Culture University tests positive for COVID in Macau

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A student from Chinese Culture University (CCU) in Taipei City tested positive for COVID-19 after his arrival in Macau, reports said Thursday (June 10). The student had...