The mass rapid transit (MRT) line linking Taipei and the Taoyuan airport has seen major improvements in safety and stability, but initial runs of its trains will not be as fast as intended, a government committee diagnosing the problematic transport project said Saturday.
Bus drivers blocked traffic and clashed with police officers at the Transportation Ministry (MOTC) on Thursday morning, as they accused the government of damaging their industry's reputation.2 Comments
Howard Hotels, one of Taiwan's leading hotel franchises, introduced new dishes created from Taiwanese groupers on Thursday, which were labeled with a QR code to track their origin and to ensure a safe and healthy dining experience.
The Supreme Administrative Court ruled Thursday that contractor Farglory Group could resume partial construction on the beleaguered Taipei Dome sports arena.
Police have recovered about 80 percent of NT$1 million (US$31,616) worth of cash that an 80-year-old woman allegedly threw into a burner set up by a temple in Tamsui for burning joss paper and incense.
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.
Members of a community in Xindian District protest outside the New Taipei City Government on Tuesday, Aug. 23.
The Hsuehshan Tunnel (雪山隧道) on the No. 5 National Freeway will be closed from 12 a.m. to 6 a.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday for Taiwan's annual Han Kuang military exercises, according to the National Freeway Bureau.
Kuomintang Chairwoman Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱), center, interacts with New Party Chairman Yu Mu-ming (郁慕明), left, at the New Party's anniversary gathering in New Taipei City on Sunday, Aug. 21.
This undated photo shows Taiwan's first postal-themed hotel, which is due to open in Taipei's Nangang District by the end of this year after being converted from an old post office by Image Taiwan Hotel Group