U.S. delighted to see cross-strait talks on problem flight routes


Marie Harf (CNA file photo)

Taipei, Jan. 18 (CNA) Beijing’s latest revelation that it is willing to hold discussions with … Read More

Taiwan may allow more Chinese cities to send tourists

2015011800031Taipei, Jan. 18 (CNA) Taiwan may allow residents of 10 more Chinese cities to enter Taiwan for sightseeing, Taipei-based Commercial … Read More

China open to discussions with Taiwan on flight route controversy

2015011700281Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) China said Saturday that it is willing to hold more discussions with Taiwan over China’s planned … Read More

Taipei Dome contract ‘absurd': mayor

201501170025t0001Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je decried on Saturday a contract signed by the city government with the … Read More

Barclays expects Taiwan’s 2015 GDP to grow 4.5%

201501170015t0001Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) British banking group Barclays has forecast that Taiwan’s gross domestic product (GDP) will grow 4.5 percent … Read More

HTC One M8 named smartphone of 2014 in Taiwan

201501170014t0002Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) The HTC One M8 has been named the smartphone of 2014 by ePrice after almost 80,000 … Read More

Women outnumbered men in Taiwan in 2014

201501170013t0001Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) Taiwan’s population stood at 23.43 million at the end of 2014, with women outnumbering men by … Read More

On the lighter side: Identifying Taipeiers at a glance (Jan. 10-16)


Inside Taipei Metro.

Social media exploded this week with guides on how to tell instantly where in Taiwan someone is … Read More

Taiwan’s ruling party to have new leadership


New Taipei Mayor Eric Chu.

Taipei, Jan. 17 (CNA) Eric Chu (朱立倫), mayor of New Taipei City, is set to … Read More

Taiwan to use MAC to talk on China flight controversy

201501160038t0001Taipei, Jan. 16 (CNA) The Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) said Friday that it will use the Mainland Affairs … Read More

Sentiment toward economy improving: survey

201501160032t0001Taipei, Jan. 16 (CNA) Sentiment toward the local economy has improved, largely on hopes that lower international crude oil prices … Read More

Taoyuan mayor probes controversy over Taoyuan Aerotropolis project

201501160029t0001Taipei, Jan. 16 (CNA) Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) told reporters Friday that preliminary audits have revealed a number … Read More

Taipei mayor introduces new ‘corporate culture’


Ko Wen-je (left) (CNA file photo)

Taipei, Jan. 15 (CNA) Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je on Thursday announced his goals for … Read More

Legislature to issue statement on China’s new flight routes

201501150027t0001Taipei, Jan. 15 (CNA) Taiwan’s Legislative Yuan plans to issue a statement Friday on China’s new flight routes that have … Read More

Taiwan’s XYZprinting aiming to dominate global 3D printer market

201501150018t0001Taipei, Jan. 15 (CNA) XYZprinting Inc., a unit of the Taiwanese electronics conglomerate New Kinpo Group, on Thursday set a … Read More

Taiwan wants U.S. intervention over China flight route controversy

201501150011t0001Taipei, Jan. 15 (CNA) The government hopes the United States will push Beijing to continue to negotiate with Taipei on … Read More

Acer ranked No. 1 in several PC markets late last year

201501140037t0001Taipei, Jan. 14 (CNA) Taiwanese computer maker Acer Inc. said Wednesday that it was the top selling brand in the … Read More

Taiwan preparing to take delivery of two U.S. Perry-class frigates

201501140031t0001Taipei, Jan. 14 (CNA) The Navy said Wednesday that it will send personnel to the United States later this year … Read More

Taipei Zoo solicits support for online panda awards

201501140030t0001Taipei, Jan. 14 (CNA) The Taipei Zoo is asking Web users to show their support for young giant panda and … Read More

TAITRA: Taiwan’s exports to grow 3.58 percent in 2015

201501140027t0001Taipei, Jan. 14 (CNA) The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), a government-sponsored trade promotion group, said Wednesday that Taiwan’s … Read More

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