Wednesday, October 14, 2015
Ahead of the potentially imminent ousting of Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱), KMT Chairman Eric Chu (朱立倫) yesterday stated his deepest apologies to Hung and to fellow members for the flailing election campaign.
Premier Mao Chi-kuo (毛治國) yesterday proposed a three-point strategy regarding Taiwan's bid to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), suggesting that a nationwide consensus would result in a positive outcome.
Employees in Taiwan will have seven long weekends in 2016 including nine consecutive days off for Chinese New Year, the Executive Yuan confirmed yesterday.
Products offered by chain stores Meet Fresh (鮮芋仙) and T.K.K. Fried Chicken (頂呱呱), as well as the OK Mart convenience store have been found to violate food sanitation standards, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA, 食藥署) reported yesterday.
People who wish to take a closer look at one of the Taiwan's most advanced military helicopters, the AH-64E Apache, are welcome to do so during an upcoming military base open house event later this month in the southern city of Kaohsiung, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) announced yesterday.
Taiwan's Department of Consumer Protection said Tuesday it has asked the country's communications regulator to check whether there is a difference in the performance of the new iPhone chips made by two different suppliers.
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said Tuesday that any investments in the local integrated circuit design business by mainland Chinese firms remain prohibited.
An event will be held in Taipei Wednesday to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli campaign, one of the bloodiest battles of World War I.
Taiwan needs to address the U.S. pork import issue if it wants to join the U.S.-led Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.
Shares of Nanya Technology Corp. (南亞科) and Inotera Memories Inc. (華亞科), two of Taiwan's major dynamic random access memory (DRAM) chip-makers, fell Tuesday morning amid concerns that DRAM prices will trend lower in the fourth quarter, dealers said.