The peak of Yushan, Taiwan's highest mountain, is seen in this undated file photo provided by the Yushan National Park Administration on Monday, Aug. 22. The office of former President Ma Ying-jeou confirmed Monday that Ma will embark on a one-day hike to the peak this week.
Formosan clouded leopard "Yun-hsin" at the Taipei Zoo looks at a dangling toy, Monday.
Three months after Formosa Plastic Group's (FPG, 台塑) plant in Ha Tinh, Vietnam was found to cause large-scale pollution, the Vietnam government said water quality along the country's central coastline now meets safety standards.
The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Monday, gaining NT$0.202 to close at NT$31.820, the highest level for the greenback in three weeks.
Taiwanese eSports team Flash Wolves secured a spot in the League of Legends (LoL) World Championships contest after beating J Team, another Taiwanese team, in Hong Kong.
Tigerair Taiwan, a joint venture between Taiwan's China Airlines (CAL) and Singapore's Tiger Airways, said Monday it will increase flights between Taiwan and Macau, Sendai and Daegu as peak travel season arrives in those places.
The government is investigating a bank linked to the so-called Panama Papers scandal, in the wake of a US$180 million fine levied by U.S. authorities for "flagrant disregard" of anti-money laundering laws., 2 Comments
Shanghai has offered Taipei substantial support in the Taiwan capital's efforts to organize the 2017 Universiade and in sports in general, a mainland Chinese official said Sunday.
State-owned oil refiner CPC Corp. announced a NT$1.1 (US$0.03) per liter fuel price hike from Monday, the largest weekly increase this year so far.
More than 1,000 national rail employees have signed a petition indicating they will not work additional shifts during next month's Mid-Autumn Festival holiday travel period, organizers said Sunday.