Fu Jen Catholic University President Chiang Han-sun offered an apology in a statement issued Sunday over the school's handling of a rape case, saying that as the president, he was duty bound to express regret and sadness for the university's failure to protect the victim from a second assault.
Taiwan's stock market will likely encounter technical corrections in the near future after a strong showing this past week resulting from aggressive foreign institutional buying, according to fund manager Wei Yung-hsiang.
Puyuan's Chen Chien-en, center, makes a throw over Taiwan Beer's Chiu Chin-lung during a 2016 Taiwan Strait basketball tournament game in Hualien on Sunday, Sept. 25. Puyuan defeated Taiwan Beer 89-87.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je, right, plays a game of xiangqi (also known as Chinese chess) with a senior citizen on Sunday, Sept. 25.
A Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) delegation departed Sunday for Montreal, where it hopes to hold talks with Taiwan-friendly countries outside the venue of the International Civil Aviation Organization's (ICAO's) assembly.
A blond-haired, blue-eyed American who set out to become a bridge-builder between East and West through an academic career as a Sinologist has become a cornerstone of the bridge itself, a leading Columbia University academic said in Taipei on Saturday.
Six Taiwanese tourists were reportedly robbed after falling into a deep sleep at a resort in Pattaya Thursday evening.
Typhoon Megi, the third storm of the month, is packing strong winds that are likely to intensify and pose a severe threat to Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Saturday.
A dead Formosan black bear is placed in a lifeboat by a rescue team on Saturday. The bear was spotted lying in a riverbed near Annan Waterfall in Chouhsi Township in the eastern county of Hualien on Thursday, Sept. 22. Due to the rapid water flow, rescue workers could not reach the bear until Saturday, at which time it was declared dead.
In the remote mountains of Taitung, a hamlet famed as "the cradle of baseball" is in a precarious position as the third storm of the month approaches.