Last Dec. 16, the Legislative Yuan approved amendments to two laws in an effort to counteract the business model of American-based company Uber, but drivers for the service continue to find ways to slip around the law.
The current cold air mass that has been affecting Taiwan since Friday will begin to weaken on Tuesday, but another stronger cold air system will arrive on Friday, causing temperatures to drop to as low as 11 degrees in Northern Taiwan, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Sunday., 1 Comment
Mayor of New Taipei City and former Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman Eric Chu has said the party's new leader must narrow the gap with the people if it is to have a future., 1 Comment
The Uber vs. taxi debate resurfaced on the internet over the weekend after two incidents involving Taiwanese taxi drivers brought into question the quality of service -- and safety -- of some yellow cab drivers., 1 Comment
Japan has emerged as the most popular choice for people in Taiwan who plan to travel during the Lunar New Year holiday later this month, a travel agency in Taipei said Monday.
Bacterial contamination of boxed lunches was the cause of a diarrhea outbreak that occurred earlier this month among nearly 500 students at four schools in Taipei, a health official said Monday.
Civil servants, including public school teachers and members of the armed forces, planned on Monday to surround the site of a national affairs conference on pension reform to be held in Taipei this weekend with 30,000 protesters.
Former Kuomintang (KMT) Vice Chairman Steve Chan revealed during a radio interview Monday morning that he would finalize his decision on whether or not to seek the party's leadership before the Lunar New Year.
YouTube has pulled an episode of the Defense Ministry's TV show that features a soldier broken up with by his same-sex partner.
The first snow of the season has fallen on Taiwan's highest mountain range Yushan early Monday morning, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).