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MOTC and MOEA to promote smart electric motorcycle industries

TAIPEI (The China Post) – The Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC), the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA), and the Board of Science and...

Eric Chu calls for support from young voters

TAIPEI (The China Post) – Former New Taipei Mayor Eric Chu (朱立倫) gave an exclusive interview to NOWnews.com, one of Taiwan’s leading online media,...

Taiwan’s straw ban: the first step to a cleaner future

By Charlotte Lee Taipei, June 20 ─ Plastic straws are particularly harmful to the environment because they are so flimsy that they cannot be recycled,...

‘I’ve finally become Taiwanese,’ says Ukrainian model Larisa Bakurova

TAIPEI (The China Post) – Taiwan-based Ukrainian model Larisa Bakurova visited her local household registration office on Jan. 24 to receive her new identification...

Hundreds of same-sex couples register for marriage

TAIPEI (CNA) — A total of 363 couples registered for marriage within six hours of same-sex marriage becoming legal in Taiwan on May 24,...

Around 1 in 2 women happy not to have children: survey

TAIPEI (CNA) — Around 46 percent of women of childbearing age in Taiwan do not feel the need to have children, according to the...

Taipei named best leisure destination in Asia

LOS ANGELES (CNA) — Taipei has won the Leisure Lifestyle Award hosted by U.S. Global Traveler magazine as the “best leisure destination in Asia”...
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Taiwan becomes first Asian country to legalize same-sex marriage

TAIPEI (CNA) — Taiwan made history on May 17 as the first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage, after most lawmakers of the...

High speed rail to increase services from July 1

TAIPEI (CNA) — There will be 18 weekly services added to Taiwan’s bullet train system from July 1 to meet increasing travel demand from...
As of 12:15 a.m. Monday, Mitag was located 290 kilometers south-southeast of Yilan County, moving in a north-northwesterly direction at a speed of 27 kilometers per hour, the CWB said. (NOWnews)

Typhoon Mitag forecast to batter northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (CNA) — Typhoon Mitag is strengthening as it approaches Taiwan, carrying strong winds and torrential rains, which are expected to affect the northern...

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