The Taipei Jewish Center hosted a giant candle-lighting ceremony in Chiang Kai-shek memorial hall to celebrate the Chanukah festival, Sunday.1 Comment
"The best way to prepare for a second term is to get every day's job done beautifully," Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said on Friday following his announcement to run for a reelection in 2018.
Children wearing Santa hats pose alongside a cavalcade of Christmas critters including a panda, a leopard and a sika deer at Taipei Zoo on Friday, Dec. 23. Officials welcomed locals to spend Christmas at the zoo.
From left to right: Kuomintang Legislator Chiang Wan-an (蔣萬安), Legislator Alicia Wang (王育敏), caucus whip Liao Kuo-tung (廖國棟), party Vice Chairman Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) and Legislator Lai Shyh-bao (賴士葆) sing "We Wish You a Merry Christmas" at Taipei Railway Station, Friday...
A model shows off Kingwaytek's "AutoKing" (樂客車聯網) software during the company's launch of its automobile-specific systems solution, Thursday, Dec. 22. The product is Taiwan's first built-in 4G network, multimedia cloud navigation system for cars. The navigation system can track real-time road traffic to map out the best travel routes for drivers.
Popular singer Jody Chiang (江蕙) has filed a lawsuit against a man who allegedly attacked her brother with a steel pipe and took her hostage briefly Sunday, for burglary, assault and trespass, police said Thursday.
Some restaurants at Breeze's malls in Taipei's Xinyi district are extending their business hours on New Year's Eve to allow customers to enjoy the annual Taipei 101 fireworks display while dining, according to the company's management.
Taiwan High Speed Rail Corp. (THSRC) Chairman Chiang Yao-chung (江耀宗), right, poses for a photo with Teach for Taiwan founder Anting Liu (劉安婷), left, at the newly-opened Nangang station on Tuesday, Dec. 20. They jointly announced the launch of a new program aimed at providing training for teachers working in rural regions.
An Airbus A320 jet with the paint job of the now-defunct V Air takes off at from Taipei Songshan Airport on Tuesday, Dec. 20.
Runners from Kenya dominated the 2016 Taipei Marathon Sunday, taking the top place in both the men's and women's categories, while Taiwan's best performance was a fifth place finish by Hsieh Chien-ho (謝千鶴) in the women's race, according to the event organizer.