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Pilots union threatens strike action after CAL rejects demands

TAIPEI (CNA) — The Pilots Union Taoyuan said on Feb. 7 it will go ahead with preparations to strike after China Airlines (CAL) refused...

Sunny skies forecast as mercury rises Tuesday

TAIPEI (CNA) – With a continental air cold mass weakening, temperatures around Taiwan are expected to rise and sunny skies forecast today, according to...
Young people are getting to know more about the ‘Youth Stable Employment Reward Program’ during a career fair. (Courtesy of Taichung City Government Information Bureau)

Taichung ‘Employment Reward Program’ secures employment for more than 500 youths

Taichung, the second-largest city in Taiwan, has the second-largest youth population out of the six major municipalities. To improve job stability and lower job-hopping among...

Taiwan Today: Taiwan’s Chan advances to women’s doubles final at Rogers Cup, Claw machine...

Taiwan's Chan advances to women's doubles final at Rogers Cup Taiwanese tennis ace Latisha Chan (詹詠然) will become the world's top ranked women's doubles player...

Airport passenger traffic expected to peak Feb. 10

TAIPEI (CNA) — Passenger traffic at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport is expected to surge around the Lunar New Year holiday in February and daily...
Yushan greeted this winter’s first frost on Sunday morning. (Yushan National Park Facebook)

First frost of the season arrived at Yushan over the weekend

TAIPEI (The China Post)  — Taiwan’s highest mountain, Yushan (玉山), greeted this winter’s first frost on Sunday morning, according to Yushan National Park. Officials said the...

Taiwan records hottest winter solstice in 10 years

TAIPEI (CNA) – Taiwan experienced the hottest winter solstice in 10 years when temperatures soared above 30 degrees Celsius Saturday at noon, the Central...
Both the Banqiao Senior High School and the Ministry of Education (MOE) said the high school could be the first in Taiwan to allow male students to wear skirts on campus. (NOWnews)

Banqiao Senior High School to allow male students to wear skirts

TAIPEI (CNA) — Starting from the new school semester in September, male students in New Taipei's Banqiao Senior High School (板橋高中) will be allowed...

Taipei’s 2018 Yangmingshan Flower Festival kicks off

Taipei, (CNA) The 2018 Yangmingshan Flower Festival kicked off on Thursday with a traditional dragon and lion dance guided by the rhythmic beating of...

40 Indonesians allegedly fall victim to human trafficking in Taiwan

JAKARTA (The Jakarta Post/ANN) — As many as 40 Indonesians have fallen victim to an alleged human trafficking scheme in which scholarships and job...

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