Gogoro announces 'GoShare' vehicle sharing platform coming to Taoyuan, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The popular Taiwanese electric scooter manufacturer, Gogoro, announced on Friday (July 5) that it will be launching a pilot “GoShare” vehicle sharing platform ...

Construction completed on Taiwan's first tri-corridor tunnel

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In New Taipei’s Xindian District (新店區), the second phase of construction of a tri-corridor tunnel (三連孔近接隧道) on Ankang No. 1 rd. (安坑一號道路) has been completed. The tri-...

Taipei to launch electric car-sharing in mid-March

TAIPEI (CNA) Taipei is planning to start offering an electric car-sharing service in mid-March, transportation officers and business operators said Monday. Lo Chih-hao (羅至浩), a section chief at the...

Chinese ride-sharing service Didi launches business in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Chinese ride-hailing company Didi (滴滴出行), China’s answer to Uber, launched its business operation in Taiwan on Friday, Jan. 19. The company has over 450 milli...

More electric buses to be introduced in Central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taichung city government announced on Tuesday Nov. 14 that the city would be switching 50 of its diesel powered buses to electric powered models. The transportation bure...

Transportation Minister attends APEC meeting to push for cooperation in infrastructure

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Minister of Transportation Hochen Tan (賀陳旦) departed for Papua New Guinea on Wednesday to attend an APEC ministerial meeting, during which he hopes to push for more cooper...