Thursday, October 30, 2014
Taiwan maintains good relations with the United States, China and Japan, but its maneuvering space has been squeezed due to the competition and misgivings among the three, a former National Security Council (NSC ，國安會) head said Wednesday.
The organizer of the Fubon LPGA Taiwan Championship said it hopes the Taiwan leg of the LPGA tour will be a springboard to greater success on the international stage for Taiwanese golfers.
Taiwanese-American NBA player Jeremy Lin was not at his best during Tuesday's season opener against his former team the Houston Rockets as his debut with the Los Angeles Lakers at the Staples Center turned into a large-margin defeat of 108 to 90.
The management of Formosa Plastics Corporation's (FPC, 台塑) Liu Ching (六輕) factory yesterday said an accident that resulted in three factory workers being injured on Oct. 21 was not an explosion but was caused by the carelessness of contract workers.
The highly anticipated Suhua Highway improvement project marked a major breakthrough Wednesday with the completion of construction of the first of eight tunnels along the coastal highway.
The United States will be delivering the first batch of six UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters to Taiwan starting mid-December, the R.O.C. Army said yesterday.
The post office on Wednesday urged dog owners to control their pets when postal workers are delivering the mail and also keep themselves calm during confrontations between postal workers and dogs after a postman was attacked by a dog owner last week.
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake rocked Southern Tainan at 7:16 a.m. Wednesday, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said.
Taiwanese travelers were ranked in 9th place in a ranking of the tax-refundable shopping strength of international tourists visiting France, according to data released Tuesday by Global Blue, a tourism shopping tax refund company headquartered in Nyon, Switzerland.
A Swiss delegation met with Taiwanese representatives of nonprofit organizations and businesses in Taipei to discuss ways to tackle challenges in developing sustainable energy, including how to reduce dependence on nuclear power.