The Consumers' Foundation (CF, 消基會) today warned buyers to be on guard as it revealed the results of a random product inspection on Friday, as more people choose to preorder Mother's Day cakes online or through convenience stores.
Taroko Park (大魯閣草衙道), which combines recreation, shopping, restaurants and sports facilities all at one venue, will hold its grand opening on May 9 in the southern city of Kaohsiung, expecting to attract up to 12 million visitors in its first year of operation.
Accompanied by the colorful and joyful spring season, the 2016 Standard Chartered VIP Gala dinner was hosted recently by Standard Chartered Bank (Taiwan) Limited at Taipei Marriott Hotel, according to a press release from the bank.
Just in time for Mother's Day, Taiwanese-American autism artist Leland Lee (李柏毅) opened his solo exhibition "Perseverance -- No Limitation" at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Taipei on Friday.
A National Chengchi University student studying in Turkey was recently issued a residence permit labelling him as mainland Chinese, Democratic Progressive Party lawmaker Hsu Chih-chieh (許智傑) said today.
President Ma Ying-jeou said Friday that Taiwan would not back down on the current standoff with Japan on fishing rights in the open waters surrounding the Okinotori atoll, the area in which Japanese vessels seized a Taiwanese fishing boat and its captain late last month.
A photo of a policeman riding a scooter in the war-torn Iraqi city of Ramadi has drawn media attention in Taiwan, after the vehicle was found to be from the Changhua County police department.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) confirmed on Friday evening that the World Health Organization (WHO) has sent a long-anticipated official invitation to Taiwan to attend the year's annual session of the World Health Assembly (WHA) as an observer under the title of "Chinese Taipei."
Taiwan's Kwang Yang Motor Co. said Friday foreigners interested in its products can buy from its overseas distributors, after a scrap motorcycle from the company was photographed running on the streets of Iraq.
Weather around Taiwan through next Tuesday is likely to stay sunny to cloudy for the first half of the day with thunder showers in the afternoon, the Central Weather Bureau said Friday.