App
International Edition

Tuesday

February, 21, 2017

Breaking News, World News and Taiwan News.
About Us
Subscribe
Advertise
Contact Us
 
Local News Topics
  Changhua    Chiayi    Hsinchu    Hualien    
  Ilan    Kaohsiung    Miaoli    Nantou    
  Offshore Islands    Pingtung    Taichung    
  Tainan    Taipei    Taitung    Taoyuan    Yunlin
 
 
Taiwan > Local
Late start, quality breakfast
A mother takes her children to class on Monday, Feb. 13.
 
Live-streaming celebs liven up 17 Media party
17 Media, the leading live-streaming company in Taiwan, hosted its first Valentines' Spring party on Saturday, engaging with more than 500 social media celebrities, the biggest event of its kind in the country.
 
Young author raises multicultural awareness
Local 13-year-old author Tanya Bruyas' Mandarin Chinese-language children's book "Don't ask me where I come from (不要問我從哪裡來)" was featured during the 2017 Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIBE, 台北國際書展) on Sunday.
 
Health officials yesterday confirmed an outbreak of bird flu that had wiped out 3,000 turkeys over three days on a farm in Greater Tainan.
 
A jolt on Lantern Festival  South hit by magnitude 5.6 quake on a day of celebration across Taiwan
A magnitude 5.6 earthquake rocked Tainan early Saturday, sending the southern city's traumatized residents fearing a repeat of last year's deadly temblor that took 117 lives
 
'Running Man'
Hosts of the South Korean variety show "Running Man" imitate an iconic dance of Korean pop group Big Bang to start an event in Taipei on Friday, Feb. 10.
 
Evil spirits get out!
Firecrackers explode around a person playing the local God of Wealth, Handan, in Taitung County in this undated file photo. The local tradition to "bomb God Handan" will be performed on three consecutive days starting today. The origins of the tradition can no longer be verified, but locals claim that the act was to show the bravery of Handan and to repel evil spirits.
 
Meet you in Miaoli
Performers put on a dragon dance in Miaoli City as fireworks go off on Thursday, Feb. 9. Traditional Hakka celebrations for the lantern festival kicked off Thursday and will last until Saturday. Traffic controls will be imposed in the main festival area. More information can be found on the Miaoli City Office website. Shuttle buses between the venue and Miaoli Station are also available.
 
Keeping our lanterns safe
Taiwan SWAT personnel patrol the streets in Ximending, Taipei, on Thursday, Feb. 9, during the Taipei Lantern Festival. Turnout at the festival was not dampened even with the cold weather rolling in this week, reports say. The Taipei Lantern Festival kicked off last week and will last until, Sunday Feb. 12.
 
Tamsui records lowest temperature of year at 7.3 degrees
With the arrival of a cold mass the mercury in Tamsui, New Taipei dipped to 7.3 degrees Celsius at 7:28 p.m. on Thursday, the lowest this year, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB).
 
Calendar  
  
1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10    <   Prev    Next   >
Subscribe  |   Advertise  |   RSS Feed  |   About Us  |   Career  |   Contact Us
Sitemap  |   Top Stories  |   Taiwan  |   China  |   Business  |   Asia  |   World  |   Sports  |   Life  |   Arts & Leisure  |   Health  |   Editorial  |   Commentary
Travel  |   Movies  |   TV Listings  |   Classifieds  |   Bookstore  |   Getting Around  |   Weather  |   Guide Post  |   Student Post  |   Terms of Use  |   Sitemap
  chinapost search
X