The Ministry of National Defense said Monday that it has adhered to the country's policy and has no plans to deploy air-defense missile systems on Taiwan-controlled Taiping Island, the largest of the disputed Spratly Islands in the South China Sea.
Residential and commercial property transactions in Taiwan's six major metropolitan areas rose more than 7 percent in April from a month earlier after the country's central bank eased credit controls on property loans.
Foreign institutional investors in Taiwan recorded a net fund inflow for the third consecutive month in April, registering US$1.75 billion, according to statistics released Thursday by the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC).
Yuanta Securities Investment Trust Co. (元大投信), a subsidiary of Yuanta Financial Holding Co. (元大金), is looking to issue exchange-traded funds (ETFs) linked to the Korea Stock Exchange Index 200 (KOSPI 200).
Prosecutors on Monday decided against charging 12 members of the military police for conducting a controversial search in February of a man, surnamed Wei, alleged to be in possession of classified Cold War era documents.
The National Health Research Institutes (國衛院, NHRI) revealed on Monday that only 0.8 percent of pork products sold in the market in recent years contained feed additive ractopamine or other muscle-enhancing drugs.
Dubai-based Emirates airline is optimistic about growth, its Chief Commercial Operator Thierry Antinori said in Taipei on Monday, following the introduction of the Airbus A380 aircraft on the carrier's Taiwan route the previous day., 2 Comments
Temperatures in Taipei rose to 34 degrees Celsius on Monday afternoon, the highest in the city so far this year, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said.
The Maokong gondola service will be suspended May 9-31 for annual maintenance, the Taipei City government said Monday.
South Korea's leading low-cost airline Jeju Air launched daily flights connecting Incheon International Airport and Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on Sunday, in a bid to attract more Taiwanese passengers and boost the country's tourism.