Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

Romania pushes to add climate change education in schools

BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania’s president wants to add sections on climate change and environmental issues to the national school curriculum to enable students to learn more about the challenges t...

Mexican fish extinct in wild successfully reintroduced

MEXICO CITY (AP) — There once was a small fish called “tequila splitfin” or “zoogoneticus tequila” that swam in a river in western Mexico, but disappeared in the 1990s. Scientists and residents, howev...

Green Monday Movement Selected As One of The "Best Practices For Carbon Neutrality"

Recognised As A Model Of Promoting Quality Green Development And Building A Sustainable FutureSHANGHAI, CHINA - Media OutReach - 8 December 2021 - The "Green Monday" Movement by Green Monday Group h...

Tzu Chi Environmental Action Center to Open November 20

Old Village School Building after Green Restoration Extends Kind-hearted Minds' Very First Educational Legacy HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 18 November 2021 - The Buddhist Compassion Re...

Tzu Chi Environmental Action Center Presents Exhibitions

Common Understanding · Common Consensus · Collective Action and A Breeze from the Woods An Initiative to Promote Eco-protection Concept "Co-exist with Earth" HONG KONG SAR - Media Out...

New Taipei City installs Shiba Inu-styled dog waste bag dispensers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — New Taipei City has installed 20 “New Taipei Cute Shiba” styled dog waste bag dispensers and bins in 19 parks for dog owners to pick up and dispose of their pe...

Mead Johnson Nutrition Hong Kong Launches Citywide Can Recycling Incentive Scheme

Recycle empty formula cans at HKTVmall O2O shops to redeem e-vouchers and build green habits HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 12 October 2021 - Mead Johnson Nutrition Hong Kong ("Mead Johnson") part...

The Samsung Solve for Tomorrow 2021 Competition Adds Four New Social Issue Categories, in a Call for Students to Innovate for A Better World

With the competition’s theme of ‘Innovate for a Better World’, Hong Kong primary and secondary students are encouraged to develop solutions for sustainability, happy learning, ageing population, and p...

Japan's fascination with perfect — and expensive — fruits

Perfectly round with a delicious green sheen, a pair of melons from the town of Yubari in northern Japan were sold for an eye-watering 2.7 million yen (€20,260) at the first fruit auction of the ...

View fireflies at central Taiwan’s forest recreation area

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — People living in central Taiwan who long for an encounter with fireflies should take part in a weekday firefly viewing tour at Basianshan National Forest Recreation Area. ...

Thousands rally in Serbia to protect the environment

BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Protesters in Serbia rallied Saturday demanding that the government protect the environment in a Balkan nation that has seen record levels of air pollution and scores of other ...

Climate Change Painting Competition invites students to promote water resource awareness through art

This will be the 11th Climate Change Painting Competition for Primary and Secondary School Students, with the total prize pool up to NT$220,000! Faced with an increasingly severe global climate cha...

Aggressive Asian hornets gain foothold in Pacific Northwest

Local authorities in the Pacific Northwest of the United States and Canada's province of British Columbia are waging an aggressive campaign to eradicate colonies of "murder hornets" that...

Firefly season at Taiwan’s Aowanda to kick off in late April

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The firefly season at the Aowanda National Forest Recreation Area will run from April 26 to May 23, the Nantou Forest District Office said in a press release. During th...

Mexico's last island penal colony may now host cruise ships

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexican officials said ferries and cruise ships may soon be visiting the former Isla Marias prison, after the last island penal colony in the Americas was closed and turned into an ...