A man allegedly shot at two police officers who approached him while he was inside a parked vehicle in New Taipei City on Tuesday.
Government officials and farmers dance in a field of chrysanthemum as part of a promotional campaign for the 2016 Tongluo Township Chrysanthemum and Taro Festival, Tuesday, Nov. 15. Miaoli's Tongluo Township is the main grower of chrysanthemum in Taiwan.
United Advertising Group (聯廣集團) Chairwoman Yu Xiang (余湘) poses for a photo at an event held in Taipei on Tuesday, Nov. 15 to announce the corporation's upcoming listing on the Taipei Stock Exchange's Emerging Stock Board.
lin Liu--Hundreds gathered in front of the Taichung City Government building Tuesday to protest a hike in land-value tax.
The mainland China-registered freighter "Kong Thai Tai Zhou" is seen in this photo taken in Kinmen waters on Tuesday, Nov. 15. The vessel was stranded in waters off Kinmen after it was blown by strong winds brought by Typhoon Meranti from Xiamen, China, to the outlying county on Sept. 15. A firm commissioned by the owner of the vessel managed to take the vessel off the shoal reef area it was stranded in on Tuesday. The freighter is expected to leave Kinmen on Nov. 16.
Anti-forced eviction and land expropriation protesters besieged the Interior Ministry and charged at an official Tuesday morning, demanding that people's fundamental housing rights be enshrined in the latest Housing Act amendment.
Several dozen people demonstrated outside the Transportation Ministry Monday, demanding that it not allow Taoyuan Aerotropolis planning to proceed to the review stage until the scale of land expropriation for the ambitious project be reduced.
The Taiwan International Fisheries & Seafood Show concluded Friday, and the final tally shows that over 5,000 experts and consumers visited throughout the three-day show in Kaohsiung.
Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦), left, visits the city's Hsin Yung Incinerator on Monday, Nov. 14.
The second cohort of the Commerce Development Research Institute's Second Generation of Entrepreneurs in Sustainable Development Program poses here with the institute's president, Hsieh Lung-fah (謝龍發), front row second left, and its chairman, Hsu Chung-jen (徐重仁), front row center.