As the new e-bike helmet law went into effect across Taiwan on October 1, New Taipei police have issued hundreds of tickets.
Zhang Daqian’s “Glacial Mountains in the Mist” (春山雲瀑) is set to be auctioned at Sotheby’s on October 7 amid claims that it was stolen 30 years ago.
The fire department had to be called in to capture a 6-meter-long Burmese python that had been found in Kaohsiung’s Niaosong District.
The new library in New Taipei’s Ruifang is expected to become a landmark in the town that mostly attracts tourists on their way to Jiufen and Pingxi.
A water treatment facility opened on Sept. 27 in Tainan. It is expected to improve water quality in wetland habitats for Taiwan’s black-faced spoonbills.
Authorities in Kinmen have seized 43 crates of illegally imported hairy crabs from China at the start of the season. It’s the first such seizure this year.
A former Taiwan FDA inspector has been sentenced for accepting bribes and leaking trade secrets related to pharmaceutical manufacturer inspections.
Nantou Forest District officials caught two men suspected of trapping a Taiwanese macaque in Yunlin County last week.
Fraudsters allegedly used the Dalin Township mayor’s name in an attempt to scam his distant relatives out of their savings.
Kaohsiung International Airport in southwestern Taiwan received a bomb threat on Friday. After inspection, the threat turned out to be a false alarm.
Prosecutors in Changhua, Taiwan, are seeking a heavy penatly for two people accussed of illegal dumping wastewater, which affected area crops.
Ørsted chairman for Taiwan Matthias Bausenwein said that Taiwan’s politicians must come together to develop off-shore wind energy.
Google Translate came to the rescue to assist police in recovering a Japanese tourist’s mobile phone that was lost earlier that evening.
Authorities have confirmed the first case of fall armyworm in Taiwan on a farm in Miaoli. The invasive insect could destroy crops in the region.
After arousing police suspicion, a young man in western Taiwan was caught with drugs stuffed in his pants.
A man in northern Taiwan was caught stealing electricity from Taipower to increase his profits from mining Bitcoin.
Taitung police said that they will begin to crack down on vehicles in bike lanes in an effort to make the county safer for cyclists.
As part of conservation efforts in Taiwan, Penghu released another 18 sea turtles into the wild on Wednesday.
Fire ants have invaded the Yilan Science Park and authorities are working to exterminate the invasive insects in Taiwan.
On Monday, Taiwan set a single-day record for the number of migrants repatriated for illegally working in the country, the National Immigration Agency said.