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UNIVERSIADE: Taekwondo athlete wins Taiwan’s 1st medal (update)

<p>Taipei--Taiwanese Lin Kan-yu finished second in the Taekwondo women's individual poomsae event at the Taipei Unviersiade on Sunday, snagging Taiwan's first medal at the games.</p><p></p><p>Lin scored 7.54 points in the match to take silver, while Thi Le Kim Nguyen …</p>
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Taiwan shares end above 3-month moving average of 10,342 points

<p>Taipei--Shares in Taiwan closed 0.77 percent higher and above the three-month moving average of 10,342 points on Thursday, with most Asian stocks rising after U.S. stocks continued to rally, dealers said.</p><p></p><p>The Taiwan Stock Exchange's main index ...
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Stable power supply expected on Wednesday: Taipower

<p>Taipei--Taiwan's power supply is expected to be stable on Wednesday after several generators have resumed operations following repairs, an official at the state-run Taiwan Power Co. (Taipower, ??) said.</p><p></p><p>A coal-fired generator at the Ho-Ping Pow...
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Stable power supply expected on Wednesday: Taipower

<p>Taipei--Taiwan's power supply is expected to be stable on Wednesday after several generators have resumed operations following repairs, an official at the state-run Taiwan Power Co. (Taipower, ??) said.</p><p></p><p>A coal-fired generator at the Ho-Ping Pow...
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Taoyuan Airport MRT trains fitted with wireless chargers

<p>Taipei-Passengers traveling on the MRT line between Taipei and Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport now have access to a free wireless charging service for their mobile devices, the operator said Monday.</p><p></p><p>To use the chargers, passengers need onl...
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Hot, sunny day across Taiwan on Monday

<p>Taipei-The weather across Taiwan and on its outlying islands will be hot and sunny on Monday due to a lingering high pressure system over the Pacific, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) reported.</p><p></p><p>Daytime highs in the greater Taipei and Taoyuan &h...
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Taiwan ranks 4th in dining-out spending in Asia Pacific: survey

<p>Taipei--Taiwan has the fourth highest dining-out costs in the Asia-Pacific region, trailing only South Korea, Australia and Singapore, according to a survey conducted by global financial service provider MasterCard on consumer behavior in the second half of...
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Lackluster Taipei Universiade ticket sales raises questions

<p>Taipei--Although only about 200,000 tickets for the 2017 Summer Universiade had been sold as of Aug. 4, the sales are expected to increase once a complete games schedule becomes available, a city government official said Thursday.</p><p></p><p>The event wil...
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U.S. dollar closes higher on Taipei forex (update)

<p>Taipei--The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Wednesday, gaining NT$0.017 to close at NT$30.218 amid rising political tensions between North Korea and the United States, dealers said.</p><p></p><p>A plunge in the local stock market, also caused by ...
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