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Taipei launches upgraded YouBike system

Taipei Times 08 May 2021
The Taipei City Government yesterday officially launched the “YouBike 2.0” system, an upgraded version of the bicycle rental service, saying that it aims to expand the service to more than 1,200 stations throughout the city ... try out YouBike 2.0 rental bicycles in Taipei yesterday.

To escape the pandemic and lockdowns, Californians resettle in Taiwan

The Los Angeles Times 23 Mar 2021
TAIPEI, Taiwan —  ... And Yang has negotiated the entertainment world in Taipei, as he has continued to pursue his career as an actor and singer ... He spent about six weeks on his own sorting out visas for his family, enrolling children in a local elementary school, finding a Taipei rental and figuring out who could fix a gas leak in the stove.

Sino Horizon to invest in Taiwan development sites

Taipei Times 17 Mar 2021
New residential buildings in Taipei’s Dazhi area are pictured yesterday ... The company said that it aims to roll out NT$11 billion in real-estate properties and gather NT$2 billion in rental income this year ... With its shares closing at NT$39.85 in Taipei trading yesterday, the payout would represent a dividend yield of 3.01 percent.

Housing rights group pushes for legal reforms

Taipei Times 05 Feb 2021
The Housing Movement 2.0 yesterday vowed to push for legislative reform, with the support of lawmakers across party lines, after wrapping up a month-long pop-up exhibition to protest the rising cost of homeownership in Taipei ... rent, and raising rental income tax, the group said.

Taiwan News Quick Take

Taipei Times 30 Jan 2021
Taipei beautifies covers ... The city aims to raise aesthetic awareness and encourage people to learn more about Taipei, the Hydraulic Engineering Office said ... Users of the bicycle rental service YouBike in New Taipei City would soon also be charged for the first half-hour, the New Taipei City Department of Transportation said.

Cycling Shorts: A biking tour of historic Taipei

Taipei Times 29 Jan 2021
The following is based on the tour that he used to give before the pandemic struck — one that is ideal for anyone wanting to get out on a rental or their own bike during the Lunar New Year holiday, when Taipei’s streets are largely empty of traffic ... SEEING TAIPEI DIFFERENTLY ... Alec Gates earlier this month stands in front of Taipei’s Wenchang Temple.

More than 2,000 daily arrivals expected

Taipei Times 19 Jan 2021
HOLIDAY TRAVELERS ... 11 ... 7. If unexpected changes in flight schedules lead to a surge in passenger numbers inside terminals, the taxi and vehicle rental operators could deploy 100 additional disease-prevention taxis from Taipei International Airport (Songshan airport), as well as 100 rental vehicles to meet the demand, the company said ... On Dec ... .

Real-estate vacancy key to housing price issue

Taipei Times 13 Dec 2020
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je’s (柯文哲) recent remarks on high rental and housing prices have stirred up the debate on social housing and housing justice ... As former Taipei deputy mayor Chang Chin-oh (張金鶚), a professor at National Chengchi University’s Department of Land Economics, pointed ...

Demand soars for warehousing on supply chain gaps

Live Mint 06 Oct 2020
The Indian cities number among the five large cities in the Asia Pacific region—the others being Shanghai and Taipei—where warehousing rentals are expected to rise in the coming year while staying stable in the rest of the region, according to Knight Frank. Warehousing rentals ...

Katrina: 15 years later

Observer-Reporter 12 Sep 2020
On Aug ... Deployment and delay ... My unfiltered comment spread quickly, and in the following days I came to find out that my quote and picture were on the front page of a Chinese language newspaper in Taipei. Whether spurred by negative publicity or just the natural progress of the mission, we were soon in rental cars and making our way to the Gulf ... 67.

Virus Outbreak: Taipei targeting short-term units’ quarantine use

Taipei Times 07 Sep 2020
The Taipei City Government is cracking down on owners of short-term rental units, including Airbnb listings, who have been offering their units for home quarantine or isolation stays, amid concern that such rentals could be a loophole in disease-prevention efforts ... Taipei ...

Taipei, Ho Chi Minh City to benefit from supply chain shifts

Taipei Times 17 Aug 2020
Taipei and Ho Chi Minh City might outperform their regional peers in recovering economically from the COVID-19 pandemic as they benefit from realignments in the global supply chain, CBRE Taiwan said yesterday ... Meanwhile, Taipei and some Japanese cities have shown relative rental strength, thanks to low vacancies and limited new supply, it said.

Virus Outbreak: Taipei 101 sees shoppers return following decline

Taipei Times 05 Aug 2020
The Taipei 101 shopping mall ... The mall is one of the three main revenue sources for Taipei Financial Center Corp (台北金融大樓, TFCC), the operator of Taipei 101, together with admission fees to the observatory and the observation deck, as well as rental income from its office spaces.

New Taipei City’s bike conundrum

Taipei Times 13 Jul 2020
The New Taipei City Government on June 17 said that it would not follow Taipei in upgrading the YouBike public bicycle rental service to “YouBike 2.0” when the contract expires in August next year ... That means three different public bike rental systems are to coexist in the greater Taipei area next year.

Taipei Financial Center credit outlook downgraded

Taipei Times 24 Apr 2020
TAIPEI 101. While rental income is robust, the skyscraper has been affected by falling foreign and domestic visitor numbers because of the pandemic, Taiwan Ratings said ...Taiwanese pull together as one” with the image of a heart is displayed on Taipei 101 on Thursday last week.