Taipei bike riders to face fines if they stray from bike lanes

Taipei, June 30 (CNA) Bike riders in Taipei will be fined NT$300 (US$10) if they ride on sidewalks outside of established bike lanes starting on July 17, the Taipei City government said Friday. City officials said riders will be required to stick to ... ( read original story ...)

Hosts enjoy success as Chinese Taipei Open continues

Hsu Ya Ching carried home hopes impressively on the second day of the Chinese Taipei Open as the women’s competition began at the Taipei Arena today. All eyes had been expected to be focused on world number one Tai Tzu-ying, who was top seeded as the ... ( read original story ...)

Siril, Sri Krishna win at Chinese Taipei Grand Prix Gold

TAIPEI: Young shuttlers Siril Verma and Sri Krishna Priya Kudaravalli reached the pre-quarterfinals of the $200,000 Chinese Taipei Grand Prix Gold in the men's and women's singles competition on Wednesday. The 2015 World Junior Championships silver ... ( read original story ...)

China strongly protests US arms sales to Taiwan

"How can we not do anything?" said Chu Chen-tsai, 57, a blue-collar worker in Taipei. "We hope to get high-quality weaponry to defend ourselves." In the southern city of Kaohsiung, citizens feel vulnerable to a Chinese attack through the shipping port ... ( read original story ...)