Get the app
Opinion
LIfe
World
Taiwan
Most Read
1
Food Taipei: A springboard for El Salvadoran products
2
It's on: Taipei, Shanghai to hold forum in China July 2
3
Yoda is stealing the show at a Northern Taiwan hot air balloon festival
4
Philippine social media is being flooded with warnings of June 30 terrorist attacks
5
A ring smuggling Vietnamese children to Taiwan has been smashed
Guide Post
Guide Post
WORLD

Islamic State militants blew up Mosul's symbolic al-Nuri mosque, an Iraqi military statement said. 伊拉克軍方聲明說,伊斯蘭國武裝分子破壞了位於摩蘇爾具象徵性的努里大清真寺。

Guide Post
TAIWAN

Taiwan's unemployment rate fell to 3.66 percent in May, the lowest level in two years, according to government data. 根據政府數據,台灣失業率在五月份下降至百分之三點六六,是兩年來的最低水平。

Guide Post
LIFE

Hollywood star George Clooney has sold a tequila company he co-founded in a deal worth up to US$1 billion. 好萊塢明星喬治克魯尼售出以高雄市十億美元價格售出一家他共同創立的龍舌蘭酒公司。

Guide Post
BUSINESS

Terry Gou said his company, Hon Hai, still had a chance to acquire the memory chip unit of Japan's financially troubled Toshiba. 郭台銘表示,他的公司鴻海仍然有機會收購財政陷入困境的日本公司東芝的記憶晶片部門。

Guide Post
SPORTS

Cristiano Ronaldo headed a winner as Portugal took a step toward the Confederations Cup semifinals with a win over hosts Russia. C羅以頭鎚建功,帶領葡萄牙打敗東道主俄羅斯,往聯盟杯半決賽邁出一步。

Hot Comment

Geothermal power still overlooked by the current government. Its cheaper than nuclear, highest efficiency of ALL other renewables, smallest land usage per MW of all renewables. Taiwan is so fortunate to have this god given resource, the real travesty is not using it.


Gary was commenting on SURVEY: Most people want Taiwan to ditch nuclear power — but they're not willing to pay for it

特力屋
Taiwan
Ko headed to Shanghai for cities forum

Ko headed to Shanghai for cities forum

The annual cross-strait cities forum between Taipei and Shanghai will take place after all, with Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je leading a municipal delegation on July 2.
The problem is 'one country, two systems,' not '1992 Consensus': Lai

The problem is 'one country, two systems,' not '1992 Consensus': Lai

Tainan Mayor William Lai continued to speak on cross-strait relations during his U.S. trip, saying Sunday that Taiwan's acceptance of the "1992 Consensus" was not a real issue.
Headlines from across Taiwan

Headlines from across Taiwan

Good morning, here are the top stories from around Taiwan for Monday June 19, 2017.
Rain will last until Thursday: weather forecast

Rain will last until Thursday: weather forecast

The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) forecast Sunday that the current wet weather will continue until Thursday due to a hovering front and the southwest monsoon, with showers or thundershowers expected around Taiwan.

Flip-flops under graduation gown 'inappropriate': school

National Taiwan Normal University said on Saturday that it is "not appropriate" for students to wear flip-flops under their graduation gowns, after a photo showed one of its students dressed that way.
Military on stand-by to assist as torrential rain hits Taiwan

Military on stand-by to assist as torrential rain hits Taiwan

Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense said Saturday it has set up a disaster response center and put military personnel, vehicles and apparatus on stand-by as strong torrential rain that has drenched Taiwan since early this week continue to pummel the island.

Taiwanese teams shine at NASA's international hackathon

Participating for the first time in the world's largest hackathon, Taiwanese teams performed well in the final round of the 2017 NASA International Space Apps Challenge, according to the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT).
Government to invest NT$4 billion in IC industry in 4 years

Government to invest NT$4 billion in IC industry in 4 years

Science and Technology Minister Chen Liang-gee (陳良基) said Friday that his ministry is planning to invest NT$4 billion (US$132 million) over the next four years in the local semiconductor sector.
Quanta Computer reaffirms commitment in investing in Taiwan

Quanta Computer reaffirms commitment in investing in Taiwan

Tech giant Quanta Computer's founder and chairman Barry Lam (林百里) has expressed anxiety about Taiwan falling behind other countries in the development artificial intelligence and 5G technology.
TAIEX to challenge 10,700 points in 2nd half of 2017

TAIEX to challenge 10,700 points in 2nd half of 2017

The Taiwan Stock Exchange Capitalization Weighted Stock Index (TAIEX) on the main board is expected to challenge the 10,700 point mark in the second half of this year at a time when the economy at home and abroad is on the path to recovery, according to Capital Securities.
A foolproof way to never lose money

A foolproof way to never lose money

"Don't spend more than you have." This is how Shirley Hong, board member and lecturer at the Financial Literacy & Education Association, summed up wealth management at the start of an exclusive sit-down with The China Post.
Stamp exhibition in Tainan revisits 'Republic of Formosa'

Stamp exhibition in Tainan revisits 'Republic of Formosa'

An exhibition featuring historic stamps and artifacts kicked off Friday in Tainan, revisiting the five-month period of "the Republic of Formosa," also known as "the Republic of Taiwan" on the island in 1895.
Taiwan shares end up on electronics sector's upturn

Taiwan shares end up on electronics sector's upturn

Shares in Taiwan closed higher Friday as the electronics sector recouped early losses, helping the broader market return to positive territory with buying especially evident late in the trading session, dealers said.

Stores in New Taipei to stop selling single-use shopping bags

Starting in October, all hypermarkets, supermarkets and convenience stores in New Taipei will stop selling single-use plastic shopping bags to customers, as part of effort to reduce plastic waste, the city's Environmental Protection Department said on Friday.
President Tsai says Taiwan won't bow to pressure

President Tsai says Taiwan won't bow to pressure

President Tsai Ing-wen said Friday she was determined to uphold Taiwan's sovereignty and that she would not succumb to external pressure.
Calendar  
  
Advertise  |   RSS Feed  |   About Us  |   Contact Us
Home  |   Taiwan  |   China  |   Business  |   Asia  |   World  |   Sports  |   Life  |  
Arts & Leisure  |   Health  |   Editorial  |   Commentary Travel  |   Movies  |   Guide Post  |   Terms of Use  |  
  chinapost search
X