Hualien’s Dragon Boat Race draws 800 athletes to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — More than 800 athletes competed in the 2018 Hualien Pacific International Dragon Boat Race over the weekend. Teams from 20 countries traveled to Taiwan to compete in Hu...

Earthquake-hit Mexico City plans archery world championships

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The governing body of archery says Mexico City is still preparing to host the world championships next month despite extensive earthquake damage. Mexico ...

TSMC rushing to restore full production in Tainan after quake

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC,台積電), the world's largest contract chip maker, said Saturday that it is working quickly to recover from the damage to some of its products at its wafer pla...

Aid groups warn of crisis in earthquake-hit Nepal

BHAKTAPUR, Nepal (AP) -- There is no sign of the government-promised new houses that were to shelter millions of victims of Nepal's devastating spring earthquake. The agency that was supposed to overs...