At an international forum on paediatric dentistry on Friday, experts elaborated on the importance of oral health maintenance, while also suggesting that there is more that people can do in their daily lives to prevent tooth decay.
A Ministry of Culture grant program has sparked intense criticism after five pop groups were awarded funding.
With the Vatican signaling that it is hoping to improve ties with mainland China after decades of tension, the Foreign Ministry said Sunday that it would follow developments in the matter closely, adding it will continue efforts to strengthen bilateral relations with the Holy See.
An English summer camp in the Xiaolin Village in the mountainous Jiasian District in Kaohsiung ended on Aug. 23 with a theatrical production after five days of English lessons and creative activities.
The Kinmen Mid-Autumn Mooncake Gambling Festival, featuring a dice game offering mooncakes and other prizes, will be held from Sept. 1 to 18 in five townships of the outlying island county, the Kinmen County government announced recently.
While Taiwan has decided to implement a measure next year requiring senior motorists and motorcyclists aged 75 or over to pass a cognitive test to have their drivers' licenses renewed, a trial run showed that only 68 percent of those taking the mandatory test received a passing score.
Oscar-winning Taiwanese director Ang Lee (李安) will receive the highest honor given by the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC), the International Honor for Excellence award, during the IBC Awards ceremony in Amsterdam on Sept. 11.
The campaign team of Hillary Clinton, the U.S. presidential candidate of the Democratic Party, will come to Taiwan to raise funds in September for her campaign activities, according to her official website.
AU Optronics Corp. (AUO), announced Monday it would demonstrate the world's first 120Hz ultra-high refresh rate notebook PC panel and ultra slim and light mobile device displays.
A spray-painted vehicle owned by Trees Party Chairman Sheng yi-che (冼義哲) is shown in the photo taken on Sunday, Aug. 28. The markings convey death threat to Sheng's family.