Prosecutors called in a man for questioning Thursday, after he turned in NT$4.54 million, suspected to be nearly half of the remaining sum missing from last week's ATM heist.
Shares in Taiwan closed higher Thursday as investors took cues from a further upturn on Wall Street overnight to chase prices on the local main board, pushing up the weighted index to a new one-year high, dealers said.
Taiwanese actress Michelle Chen (陳妍希), right, kisses her husband, Chinese actor Chen Xiao (陳曉), at a banquet at the Mandarin Oriental in Taipei, Thursday, July 21.
Taiwan Mobile (台灣大哥大) and Nokia executives, including CEO James Cheng (鄭俊卿), center left, and Nokia's general manager of the Greater China region, Mike Wang (王建亞), center right, join hands after signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) of strategic cooperation on 5G in Taipei on Thursday, July 21.
Five Taiwan universities, led by National Tsing Hua University (NTHU), have entered the top 100 list for worldwide universities granted the most utility patents in the United States in 2015.
EVA Airways, one of Taiwan's leading airlines, announced Thursday that it will suspend all its flights to Istanbul from July 25 due to the recent political turmoil there, adding that services will not resume until at least next summer, when the carrier will re-evaluate the situation.
Transport officials said Thursday it is considering asking restaurants that provide liquor to conduct sobriety tests on their customers as part of an anti-drunk driving campaign.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) downgraded a travel alert for Turkey Wednesday after an attempted military coup there was quelled.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange Co. (TWSE) announced yesterday the securities trading disposition measures as shown below:
The central government held anti-terrorism exercises in preparation for the 2017 Universiade games Thursday in Taipei.