Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

Rising US traffic deaths put focus on one Philadelphia road

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Just one more step and the stroller would have been on the curb. The thought haunts Latanya Byrd years after a driver racing down Roosevelt Boulevard in Philadelp...

Rising US traffic deaths put focus on one Philadelphia road

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Just one more step and the stroller would have been on the curb. The thought haunts Latanya Byrd years after a driver racing down Roosevelt Boulevard in Philadelp...

Taipei man dies after being struck by 4 cars in a row

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taipei man died early Sunday morning (May 2) after he was struck by four cars while trying to cross a street in Wanhua District. At 3 a.m. on Sunday, a 41-year-old ma...

Relatives of Taiwanese DUI victims make public pleas for help

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Relatives of a family struck by a car driven by a drunk driver in southern Taiwan pleaded for financial help at a press conference on Wednesday (Jan. 5), CNA reported. ...

Taipei cracks down on drunk driving

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — For the next one-and-a-half months, police in Taipei will crack down on drunk drivers and drivers who fail to give way to pedestrians crossing the street, reports said Sat...

Migrant camps grow in Mexico amid uncertainty on US policy

TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — As darkness fell, about 250 police officers and city workers swept into a squalid camp for migrants hoping to apply for asylum in the United States. Migrants had to register for...

Women could face fine for chatting in scooter turning lane

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two women are facing fines for standing and chatting in the middle of a scooter left turn box (機車待轉區) in central Taiwan on Sunday (March 28). On Sunday, a user of the F...

Taiwan targets drivers who fail to yield to pedestrians

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) on Thursday (Jan. 28) passed a proposal to increase penalties for drivers who fail to yield to pedestrians at inte...

Green Marketing Opens up SUNMADE’s Global Business Opportunities

TAIPEI, TAIWAN - Media OutReach - 5 October 2020 - In Taiwan, 80% of solar LED traffic signs on highways are from SUNMADE Inc., which are not only green and energy-saving, but also durable with warran...

Taiwan to focus on improving pedestrian safety

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) on Friday (Aug. 21) announced a one-month joint project with the National Police Agency (NPA) to clamp down on dri...

‘Floating crosswalk’ on outlying Taiwanese island a new Instagrammable spot

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A “floating" pedestrian crossing in Kinmen County, an outlying island of Taiwan, has emerged as a new Instagrammable spot. Located on a river embankment in J...

Taiwanese pedestrians should walk toward traffic: professor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Research by a Taiwanese professor is reinforcing the government's policy of encouraging pedestrians to face traffic while walking down the street. According to rese...

AP Photos: A pedestrian crossing that's a top tourist draw

TOKYO (AP) — It's not just a pedestrian crossing. Located just outside Tokyo's Shibuya Station, it's one of the top tourist attractions in Japan. It's so famous that there's an obser...

SUV sends boy flying 100 meters to his death in E. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A 12-year-old boy was hit with such force by an SUV trying to beat a red light in eastern Taiwan that he was sent flying 100 meters, taking the young student's life. At ...

Video shows New Taipei buses actually stopping at zebra crossing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese netizens were shocked to see video footage released on Monday (Feb. 18) showing two buses in a row in New Taipei City deliberately stopping at a zebra crossing and ch...