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
The intensity of the "urban heat island effect" (UHIE) is statistically significant in association with suicides among the elderly in Greater Taipei, according to the results of a recent study.
A Korean woman, circled, is seen in this photo taken from surveillance camera footage from a store in New Taipei's Pingxi District. The woman, surnamed Park, and two men were accused of pickpocketing tourists in the popular tourist town of goods worth NT$20,000 earlier in the week. She was caught Friday, Aug. 19 after a shopkeeper recognized her and alerted the police.
Two suspects have been arrested in New Taipei for stealing credit card numbers and using them to make online purchases, according to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB).
The Finance Ministry's National Taxation Bureau of Taipei (NTBT, 台北國稅局) said Thursday it had evidence showing ride-hailing service Uber evaded tax payments in Taiwan.
Yahoo executives and corporate partners pose for a group photo at a health food brand awards ceremony at Le Meridien Taipei (台北寒舍艾美) on Thursday, Aug. 18.
Twenty alleged members of a New Taipei City gang have recently been arrested by police on charges of extortion, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said.