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Taiwan Railway engineering vehicle hits 3 workers in Taitung

TAIPEI (The China Post) — An engineering vehicle hit three road maintenance workers at Haiduan train station (海端車站) in Taitung on Tuesday morning. The workers...

31-year-old YouTuber stabbed twice in the back in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A Taiwanese YouTuber, dubbed "Chao Ai Jia" (超艾夾), was stabbed twice at the entrance of a dance hall in...

Taiwan trans influencer claims she is ‘pregnant’

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A gynecologist at Kaohsiung Medical University Chung-Ho Memorial Hospital (高雄醫學大學附設中和紀念醫院) hit back at social media celebrity Wang Yao (罔腰) on...

Parents concerned at child care options amid school opening delay

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The postponement of schools' reopening has received mixed reactions from Taiwanese parents, with some saying that it will cause...

Taiwan to ban eating, drinking on all trains, effective from Feb. 1: MOTC

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC, 交通部) announced Friday a ban on food and drinks in all public transportations,...

Social media user dumbfounded by cute green worm in strawberry

TAIPEI (The China Post) — As Chinese New Year approaches and strawberries come into season, many have seized the chance to purchase the local...
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First ‘Pandemic Insurance Policy’ goes into effect today in Taiwan

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Taiwan Fire and Marine Insurance Co. Ltd. (台灣產物保險) announced on Monday that applicants who provided all necessary documents...

Taipei International Book Exhibition canceled due to COVID-19: MOC

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Ministry of Culture (MOC,文化部) announced on Wednesday that the 2021 Taipei International Book Exhibition (2021台北國際書展), running from Jan....

Taiwan cancels annual Lantern Festival for 1st time in 32 years

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Executive Yuan (行政院) announced Tuesday the cancellation of the 2021 Taiwan Lantern Festival in response to the recent...

Tickets for extra THSR trains during CNY holiday on sale Thursday

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan High-Speed Rail (THSR,台灣高鐵) announced Tuesday that it will run 12 additional trains — six southbound and six northbound...