Sunday, October 26, 2014
Health authorities yesterday revealed that more than 9 tons of allegedly tainted tallow have been made into food products that have been shipped to various bakeries and food vendors in Taiwan and Hong Kong.
Around 65,000 people yesterday marched toward Ketagalan Boulevard (凱達格蘭大道) as part of the 2014 Taiwan LGBT Pride (2014台灣同志遊行) parade event in celebration of the LGBT population and bringing awareness to the demographic.
A total of 86 substitute conscripts yesterday have concluded their training and will soon be posted overseas as part of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs' (MOFA) overseas service mission, the MOFA announced Friday.
Re-election-seeking Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu is leading her major contender Yang Chiu-hsing by a wide margin, according to results of a recent survey.
Taichung's success in winning the right to host the first East Asian Youth Games in 2019 was made possibly partly by Beijing's lack of obstruction to the bid, Chinese Taipei Olympic Committee President Lin Hong-dow said Saturday.
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) Chairman Morris Chang said Saturday that he will continue to raise his stake in the world's largest contract chip maker due to strong confidence in the company's competitive edge over its peers.
Morris Chang, chairman of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. and a highly respected businessman, said Saturday he feels the nation's highest income tax bracket of 40 percent is too high.
Sixteen years after her last visit to Taiwan, American singing sensation Mariah Carey was all smiles and kisses when she arrived in the country from Singapore on a personal jet early Saturday for her upcoming Taipei concert.
Flat panel maker AU Optronics Corp. (AUO, 友達光電) has been fined US$24 million for participating in a price-fixing conspiracy, and the amount will be reflected as a loss in their third-quarter financial statement, the company said Friday.