Drug dealers are becoming more creative in their methods for luring the younger crowd to buy illicit drugs, police said recently.
Heavy water consumers will be required to use recycled water in areas where water sources are scarce, according to legislation passed by the Ministry of Economics Affairs (MOEA).
Taiwan's police credited two civic-minded citizens and a dense network of surveillance cameras as playing important roles in helping them crack an international ring involved in the first ATM heist in Taiwan.
The Kuomintang's (KMT) fundraising efforts sank to historic lows in the 2016 presidential campaign, data released Monday revealed, with the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) outperforming it in both overall and individual donations.
Experts on Friday announced plans to decommission the satellite FORMOSAT-2 (福衛二號), replacing it temporarily with Japan's satellite services until the new FORMOSAT-5 (福衛五號) is launched sometime before the end of the year.
Three students were caught on the rock wall beside an overflowing river in Fuxing District of Taoyuan City, after a sudden downpour hit the mountainous district on the afternoon of Monday, July 18. Members of the Taoyuan Fire Department rushed to the scene to rescue the students with ropes.
A lightning strike in a mountainous area of Yilan County killed one worker and injured two others when they were working at a forestry nursery, according to rescue workers from the county fire department.
Typical summer weather is forecast for another week, with higher humidity in place before Wednesday, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).
President Tsai Ing-wen has been committed to upholding freedom of the press since she became chairwoman of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), the Presidential Office said Monday, in response to criticism that the party has violated its own promise to remove political and military influence from the media.
Several Taiwanese research institutions have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to jointly develop an unmanned lunar lander.