Taiwan’s Taoyuan takes over tourist service around Shihmen Reservoir from water resource authority

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taoyuan’s Department of Tourism (DOT) on Friday signed an agreement with the Northern Region Water Resources Office (NRWRO) to take over the task of providing tourist ser...

Taiwan’s Water Resources Agency hosts international experts to improve waterway management

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Water Resources Agency (WRA) of the Ministry of Economic Affairs hosted an international exchange with experts from Japan and the Netherlands on Oct. 6, in a bid to im...

Taiwan to spend NT$143.3B to shape up water resource management

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Taiwan's Economic Affairs Minister Lee Chih-kung (李世光) broke down the NT$143.3 billion (US$4.77 billion) the government will spend to improve water resources management...

AUO reveals 3 goals for water resource development blueprint

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – AU Optronics Corp. (AUO) announced Wednesday that its process water full-recycling system, the first of its kind developed in Taiwan, was launched at the Company’s Lungtan site....

The Coca-Cola Foundation Awards $26.2 Million in First Half of the Year to Benefit More Than 90 Million People Worldwide

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 10, 2015--The Coca-Cola Foundation awarded $26.2 million USD to 74 community organizations during the first half of 2015. These grants will benefit more than 90 million ...

Taiwan News Morning Briefing – May 05

Taiwan News Morning Briefing – April 21 Market & Commodity ■ The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE) main index opened 4.09 points higher to 9,849.13 on Tuesday, with turnover reaching NT$13.85 billi...

A sustainable water management plan is our future, says Ko

Luis Ko, the general manager of I-Mei Foods Company, addressed the perplexing condition of Taiwan’s water resource management. He emphasized that there is no food safety nor quality agricultural produ...

Taiwan meteorologist: Light rain is better than heavy rainfall

A meteorologist, Cheng Ming Dean, commented on Facebook Sunday that the recent light rain is “better than heavy rainfall.” He pointed out because of climate change, the occurrences of heavy precipitat...

Water shortage still looming despite recent rainfall: officials

Taipei, March 26 (CNA) The Water Resources Agency (???, WRA) said Thursday that the two periods of rainfall over the past weeks have brought enough water to sustain the supply at Shihmen Reservoir ...

Taiwan may tighten water rationing in April: Premier Mao

Taipei, March 18 (CNA) The government may be further restrict the water supply to some areas of Taiwan in April as the country continues its efforts to deal with its worst drought in more than 15 ye...