Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - November 10

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes 41 Sri Lankan students duped into working in Taiwan slaughterhouses; Air pollution reaches frightening levels in southern Taiwan; Taiwan to...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - November 2

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Top news this week includes Pokémon GO Safari Zone event held in Tainan from Nov. 1 – 5; New ARC numbering system to match Taiwan national ID format; Chi...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - October 27

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes 18 killed after train derails in Yilan County; Magnitude 6.0 earthquake rocks eastern Taiwan; Typhoon Yutu could move closer to Taiwan than...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - October 20

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Top news this week includes Norwegian Cruise Line to withdraw from China market; Photos of Taiwan’s ER team saving lives move netizens; Another American arreste...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - October 12

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes Reports suggest Taiwan could be hit by huge tsunami within next 100 years; Paraguayan Immigration Director accused of misconduct by Taiwanese tr...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - October 6

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Top news this week includes Typhoon Kong-Rey side-swipes Taiwan; Taiwanese hacker cancels plan to delete Zuckerberg profile; Police arrest 28 in raid on 'bir...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - September 29

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Top news this week includes Taiwan police arrest American 3D-printed gun maker Cody Wilson; Super Typhoon Trami to affect Taiwan on Friday; Female American Engli...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - September 21

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Top news this week includes Tornado and waterspout hit Southeast Taiwan during Typhoon Mangkhut; Hair salon refuses to remove 'Nazi swastikas'; Director of Ta...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - September 14

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Top news this week includes Torrential rain causes flooding across Taipei area; Typhoon Mangkhut growing in strength; Taiwan ranked 1st in world for quality of life: ...

Humbled Illinois governor admits errors, pleads for 2nd term

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — A humbled Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner, one of the most endangered state executives in the country, promised Thursday to be less confrontational and more understanding of his po...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - September 8

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Top news this week includes Taiwan mulls cutting visa-free travel to twice a year for Thai, Philippines, Brunei tourists; Philippine police nab Canadian English teach...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - September 1

Top news this week includes 3 suspects in murder of Canadian identified, 2 nabbed, 1 on the run; English to become second official language; Massive deluge in southern Taiwan; United Airlines sid...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - August 25

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Top news this week includes Canadian male English teacher dismembered in New Taipei; TV celeb Jacky Wu's son threatens to bomb Taipei City Hall; Taiwan sever...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - August 18

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Top news this week includes 85C Bakery Café kowtows to Chinese bullying; US shows unprecedented courtesy to Taiwan President in LA; Sheraton hotel Wi-Fi screen post...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - August 10

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Top news of this week includes TSMC fights off virus attack, Two Taiwanese tourists invited to meet Polish President for tea by surprise, Taiwan flag flown defiantly at Paris G...