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Cold air mass to arrive in north Taiwan midweek

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A cold air mass will arrive in northern Taiwan on Wednesday (Jan. 10) sending temperatures in flat areas below 10 C by Thursday (Jan. 11). Meteorologist Daniel Wu (吳德榮)...

Taiwan cloaked by cold wave, 2nd front due Christmas Eve

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is being described by local media as having "gone missing" as clouds from a cold wave cover the country on satellite images, while another cold front is f...

Taiwan's 1st cold wave could send mercury down to 7 C

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the first cold wave of winter arrived in Taiwan, the Central Weather Administration (CWA) issued a cold surge alert for north Taiwan Ttemperatures are forecast to...

North Taiwan predicted to plunge to 8 C on winter solstice

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As a new cold front approaches, the mercury is predicted to drop to as low as 8 C in north Taiwan, and snow could fall on higher elevations by the winter solstice (Friday,...

Cold front could bring mercury down to 8 C in north Taiwan later in week

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A new cold front is expected to arrive on Wednesday (Dec. 20) causing the mercury to drop as low as 8 C in north Taiwan by Thursday and Friday (Dec. 21-22). Meteorologi...

Continental polar air mass to affect Taiwan over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — While a high-pressure system is expected to bring sunny, warm weather on Thursday and Friday (Dec. 14-15), the strongest continental cold air mass yet this winter is predi...

Strongest cold air mass so far this winter to affect Taiwan over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first of two cold fronts this week arrived on Tuesday (Dec. 12), while the strongest continental cold air mass yet this winter is expected over the weekend. Meteoro...

Strong continental cold air mass could affect Taiwan over weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is set to see two cold fronts this week, with a stronger one expected over the weekend. Meteorologist Daniel Wu (吳德榮) on Monday (Dec. 11) said that due to the i...

Northeasterly winds to bring cooler weather to northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The first of two waves of seasonal winds will bring cooler weather to north Taiwan on Thursday (Nov. 23), while a second wave will lower temperatures in the north and brin...

2 northeasterly waves to bring colder weather to Taiwan through weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two waves of northeasterly winds will bring cooler weather to Taiwan at the start of the week and weekend when temperatures could drop to as low as 11 C. Northeasterly ...

Taiwan central bank likely to announce another mild rate hike

Taiwan's central bank is expected to raise its policy rate again this week at the same mild pace as before, according to economists polled by Reuters, but as exports and inflation slow it may hold...

Australian cash rate rises for 7th straight month to 2.85%

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s central bank boosted its benchmark interest rate on Tuesday for a seventh consecutive month to a nine-year high of 2.85%. The Reserve Bank of A...

Global stocks sink on worries over inflation, supply chains

BEIJING (AP) — Global stock markets and Wall Street futures sank Monday after the Federal Reserve indicated it might raise interest rates more aggressively to cool U.S. inflation and President Emmanue...

Asian stocks follow Wall St down amid US interest rate fears

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets followed Wall Street lower Monday after the Federal Reserve indicated it might raise interest rates more aggressively to cool U.S. inflation. Shang...

Things to Know: State vaccination talks being held privately

Here’s what’s happening Wednesday with the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S.: THREE THINGS TO KNOW TODAY: — As the nation’s COVID-19 vaccination campaign accelerate...