Taiwan investigators brought back the main suspect in the Maxim Trader Group Ponzi scheme from Malaysia to face charges of defrauding investors of some NT$200 million (US$6.38 million)
The Canadian government has announced that it will extend the leniency period for its newly-launched Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) requirement for another two months to give travelers and airliners more time to prepare for changes.
More than 20,000 people have registered to take part in this year's International Coastal Cleanup Day activities on 27 beaches around the island on Sept. 24, organizers said.
The average monthly nominal wage for the first seven months of this year fell slightly in reflection of smaller bonus payouts by employers, at a time when the local economy was slowing down, according to government statistics released Thursday.
A total of 198 Taiwanese telecom fraud suspects have been forcibly deported to China since April, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) said during a press conference on Thursday.
Taiwan's unemployment rate stood at 4.08 percent in August, up 0.06 percentage points from the previous month and 0.18 percentage points from a year earlier, government statistics showed Thursday.
Nauru President Baron Divavesi Waqa on Wednesday spoke in support of Taiwan's participation in the international community, during the General Debate of the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly.
The approved amount of foreign investment in Taiwan doubled in the period January to August this year compared with the same period in 2015, the Investment Commission under the Ministry of Economic Affairs said Tuesday.
Tzu Chi General Hospital in Hualien City called on the general public to pay greater attention to issues related to Alzheimer's disease and dementia, as it marked World Alzheimer's Day.
National Taiwan University (NTU) dropped 28 spots to reach 195th in the latest world university rankings released by Times Higher Education on Wednesday.