Sunday, November 29, 2015
The government has increased the quota for domestic travel subsidies offered by its latest program to stimulate the economy.
A Vietnamese woman has been arrested in Taiwan for allegedly killing her boyfriend and dismembering his body after a quarrel, according to the police.
The weather in Taiwan is expected to remain mild through to Wednesday next week, with daytime highs of 26-30 degrees Celsius across the island Sunday, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Saturday.
Residents in areas south of Taiwan's Yunlin County should be prepared for poor air quality from the weekend through next Monday due to a lack of wind to disperse pollutants, the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) said Saturday.
Wei Chuan (味全) said its Lin Feng Ying Milk (林鳳營鮮乳) has little chance of reclaiming the No. 1 market position.
Saturday, November 28, 2015
Former Ting Hsin Oil and Fat Industrial Co. Chairman Wei Ying-chung (魏應充), suspected to be behind a series of food safety scandals starting in 2013, was found not guilty yesterday in a ruling by the Changhua District Court due to lack of evidence., 2 Comments
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and her running mate Chen Chien-ren (陳建仁) officially registered their bid for the 14th term of the president and vice president of the R.O.C. yesterday in Taipei amid cheering supporters., 1 Comment
The Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS, 主計總處) yesterday cut its forecast for annual gross domestic product (GDP) growth from 1.56 percent to 1.06 percent.
A bill intended to include mainland Chinese students in Taiwan in the country's National Health Insurance (NHI) program was shelved by the Legislative Yuan Friday amid strong objection from opposition lawmakers.
Martial arts film "The Assassin" (刺客聶隱娘) by Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien (侯孝賢) has been voted the best movie of 2015 by British and international critics, the British Film Institute (BFI) said Friday.