Sunday, February 7, 2016
A number of construction issues became apparent as the structure of the fallen 17-story apartment complex in Tainan's Yongkang District was laid bare in the wake of the earthquake on Saturday., 1 Comment
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world's largest contract chip maker, said Saturday that it is working quickly to recover from the damage to some of its products at its wafer plant in Tainan following a powerful earthquake earlier in the day.
A woman who survived a deadly earthquake in Taiwan in 1999 experienced another harrowing ordeal Saturday when the building in which she was living collapsed in a powerful quake.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning American poet Robert Hass will be among the authors attending the 2016 Taipei International Book Exhibition, which is scheduled to kick off Feb. 16.
Taiwan's military and emergency services were responding to the strong earthquake in southern Taiwan Saturday, sending helicopters and rescue and medical teams to the stricken areas.
Entertainment theme parks or amusement parks around Taiwan will offer discounts to visitors who were born in the Year of the Monkey during the upcoming Lunar New Year holiday.