Update: Super Typhoon Maria poised to pounce on Taiwan Tuesday

Update: 07/11 9:56 a.m. -  The tail end of Typhoon Maria should be leaving the country by noon today (July 11), according to the CWB. Update: 07/10 10:22 p.m. - New Taipei City,...

Typhoon Maria could lash northern Taiwan by Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tropical Storm Maria was upgraded to a typhoon early this morning (July 6) and the latest model of the storm's potential track area by the Central Weather Bureau (CWB)...

Tropical storm could threaten northern Taiwan by Monday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tropical Storm Maria, the eighth tropical storm of the year, formed last night and though the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) initially forecasted that it would not have...

BC-AS--Asian News Digest, AS

ASIA: PHILIPPINES-CHRISTMAS STORM — A powerful typhoon is on its way to slam into the eastern Philippines on Christmas Day as officials struggle to divert people's attention from fam...