An inflatable doll floats near a coastguard vessel in waters off Keelung on Wednesday, Aug. 24. Keelung coastguards received a report on Wednesday that a human body was found in the open sea. Crew on board the vessel who were dispatched to check the area found the "victim" to be an inflatable doll.
Three Taiwanese and three Malaysian nationals were arrested in Malaysia on Aug. 19 in a joint drug bust operation by Taiwanese and Malaysian authorities, Taiwan's Investigation Bureau said Wednesday.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation (TWSE) on Wednesday held a ceremony marking the end of a summer program designed to let school teachers better understand the securities market.
An apology was issued by the Tainan City Government Tourism Bureau on Wednesday in response to plagiarism accusations over the poster design for the southern city's famed Guanziling Hot Spring Festival.
A tropical depression which formed north of Guam could strengthen into Tropical Storm Namtheun within the next two days, a meteorologist said Wednesday.
Taiwan's Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事警察局) on Wednesday opened a new unit that will be dedicated to combatting fraud, both at home and abroad, in collaboration with various government agencies.
The exhibition Touch Taiwan 2016 held in Taipei is showcasing cutting edge panels and monitors including the world's highest definition 8K4K panel.
InnoLux Corporation's (群創) President Wang Chin-chao (王志超) said panel demand is exceeding supply in the second half of 2016, the first time that the market has been undersupplied in 20 years.
Former Mega Financial Holding Co. (兆豐金控) Chairman Mckinney Tsai was barred from leaving the country Tuesday, after he was summoned for questioning over his alleged involvement in the Mega International Commercial Bank (兆豐銀行) money laundering scandal.
A rehearsal for the live-fire portion of Taiwan's Han Kuang exercises was successfully completed in southeastern Pingtung County Tuesday and included the participation of a Kaohsiung-based Armored Brigade that recently lost four soldiers in a tank crash.