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All three same-sex couples who initially registered for the armed forces joint weddings had quit. (Shutterstock)

Same-sex couples give up on Taiwan Armed Forces joint weddings

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Republic of China Air Force Thursday said that a homosexual couple recently dropped out of an upcoming joint...
Wang (second from the right) was elected as a Rotorua councilor, making him the youngest at 19. (IG:fisherwangnz)

New Zealander of Taiwan origin becomes youngest elected city councilor at age 19

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwanese-New Zealander Fisher Wang was elected as a Rotorua councilor on Oct. 12, the youngest elected official at age...
A woman uses a smartphone in darkness. (Shutterstock)

Taiwan girl becomes colorblind due to excessive phone use

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A 16-year-old girl from Kaohsiung, surnamed Liu (劉), became colorblind during her summer vacation due to excessive use of...
Shieg Jhyway, second right, Syaman Rapongan, right, Liao Hongji, and the vice president for business development, join a group photo on Oct. 16. (Courtesy of Taipei Book Fair Foundation)

Taiwan comic books, nature writing at hand at Frankfurt Book Fair

TAIPEI (The China Post) — 2019 Frankfurt Book Fair, also known as Frankfurter Buchmesse, kicked off on Oct. 16, featuring the best of Taiwan's comic...
Foodpanda is a subsidiary of German company Delivery Hero. (NOWnews)

High salary entices Taiwan youth to food delivery despite poor rights

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The average monthly wage for a full-time food delivery worker is NT$42,000, 40 percent higher than the average starting...
Six post offices will extend business hours, beginning on Nov. 1st. (NOWnews)

Six post offices to extend business hours

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Chunghwa Post announced on Oct. 15 that six post offices will adjust their business hours (from 12 p.m. to 7:30...
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Taiwan Cycling Festival kicks off, inviting cyclists to join in

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The 2019 Taiwan Cycling Festival officially kicked off on Oct. 17 with a grand opening ceremony that will be...
With vast stretches of forest and a scenic lake, County Monument Yu Liao Excavation Spot, also known as “Totoro Green Tunnel,” became one of the hot check-in spots in Taibao,Chiayi.(NOWnews)

Chiayi Bald Cypress forest becomes Instagram sensation

TAIPEI (The China Post) — With vast stretches of forest and a scenic lake, County Monument Yu Liao Excavation Spot, also known as the...
The annual Taichung Jazz Festival, named “Jazz You Up” will run from Oct.10 to Oct.20, starting at 7 p.m. every day. (FB:台中爵士音樂節)

Taichung ‘Jazzes You Up’ until Oct. 20

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The annual Taichung Jazz Festival, nicknamed “Jazz You Up,” is running until Oct. 20, starting from 7 p.m. Last...

Uber Eats, Foodpanda to be fined for late reporting of fatal accidents

TAIPEI (CNA) — Food delivery companies Uber Eats and Foodpanda will be fined for failing to promptly report the deaths of two of their...

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