The Kuomintang (KMT) moved Thursday to put the issue of whether to allow food product imports from irradiated prefectures of Japan to a national referendum.
The Interior Ministry's National Immigration Agency (NIA) recently inked a cooperation agreement with National Taiwan College of Performing Arts (NTCPA) that promises to offer more avenues of learning for new immigrants to Taiwan.
Acer Inc. (宏碁) founder and Honorary Chairman Stan Shih (施振榮) announced yesterday that Acer was expanding into the telecommunications market globally.
The Times Higher Education (THE) has revealed the results of the BRICS & Emerging Economies University Rankings 2017. Taiwan has 25 universities in this year's expanded ranking of 300 institutions, up from 24 last year. Taiwan's universities have struggled to make progress this year with all but two of the universities ranked last year dropping places this year.
Manufacturing activity in Taiwan expanded for the ninth consecutive month in November on the back of a recovery in global demand, giving a boost to the export-oriented sector, the Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research (CIER, 中經院) said on Thursday.
This photo shows the Lunar New Year's greeting cards to be given out by President Tsai Ing-wen, right, and Vice President Chen Chien-jen (陳建仁), left. They have printed 40,000 and 9,000 cards, respectively.
A man walks into the new TSMC Museum of Innovation (台積創新館) on Thursday, Dec. 1. The museum, which took two years to build, will celebrate the history, innovation and impact of the world's largest contract chip-maker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufactory Co. (TSMC, 台積電).
The fate of a ban on food imports produced in nuclear-affected regions of Japan should be decided by referendum, Kuomintang (KMT) legislators said Thursday.
The government will cancel subsidies to tour agencies serving the domestic market if they are found to offer customers "zero dollar" tour packages, Cabinet spokesman Hsu Kuo-yung (徐國勇) said on Thursday.
This photo shows the fully-lit Christmas tree at the Grand Hotel Taipei on Thursday, Dec. 1.