January 22, 2023

10 Chinese planes detected around Taiwan as LNY arrived

A total of 10 Chinese military aircraft and four naval ships were detected in areas in the general vicinity of Taiwan between Saturday and Sunday, when the new Lunar New Year began, according to the Ministry of National Defense (MND).The MND did not re…


China Rings in Lunar New Year with Most COVID Rules Lifted

BEIJING — People across China rang in the Lunar New Year on Sunday with large family gatherings and crowds visiting temples after the government lifted its strict “zero-COVID” policy, marking the biggest festive celebration since the pandemic began thr…


Temperatures to dip as low as 7 degrees Tuesday, Wednesday

The arrival of a cold front on Monday is expected to drive temperatures in Taiwan as low as 7 degrees Celsius over the coming days, with snowfall possible at high altitudes, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Sunday.The strength of the cold snap, de…