No Image

U.S. researcher promoting neuroscience as new Taiwan citizen

Taipei, Timothy Lane (藍亭), a neuroscience researcher from the United States who recently gained Taiwan citizenship, said that he hopes his field of study can flourish in Taiwan and eventually become a source of pride for the country. Lane, the...
read more
No Image

CORONAVIRUS/Local tourism sector readjusting to COVID-19 world

Taipei, Taiwan’s tourism industry is moving to create special attractions for domestic travelers this summer, in a bid to boost business amid the COVID-19 pandemic, which has all but halted international travel, according to stakeholders. While visitor a...
read more
No Image

Struggling Kenyan student says thanks but declines offer of donations

Taipei, A Kenyan student, who had been funding his language studies in Taiwan with cash prizes won in road races, on Sunday declined an offer by members of the public to raise funds for him after his source of income...
read more
No Image

CORONAVIRUS/Filipino transit traveler did not contract COVID-19 in Taiwan: CECC

Taipei, A Filipino woman who tested positive for COVID-19 in Hong Kong after transiting through Taiwan on Friday was probably infected in the Philippines, but not in Taiwan, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) said Sunday. According to information obtai...
read more
No Image

Second soldier dies after anti-landing drill accident

Kaohsiung, A solider who fell overboard during a military anti-landing drill last week died in hospital Sunday, bringing the death toll to two in the boat accident that occurred off the coast of Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan. Staff Sergeant Chen...
read more