Monday, September 29, 2014
Independent Taipei mayoral candidate Ko Wen-je visited Kobe and Osaka Sunday, the last day of a three-day visit to Japan billed as a "journey of learning."
The aviation authorities of Taiwan and China have reached a consensus to further boost the number of regularly scheduled non-stop flights across the Taiwan Strait to 840 per week, from the current 828, the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) said.
U.S. brokerage Morgan Stanley has upgraded its stock rating on Taiwan Mobile Co. after the country's second-largest wireless carrier teamed up with Ambit Microsystems Corp., a new entrant to Taiwan's 4G market.
Sunday, September 28, 2014
Taiwan out-batted Japan 10-4 at the 2014 Asian Games Saturday to secure a spot in the final game, likely to be a rematch with South Korea.
The Taipei District Court yesterday ruled that three suspects in a case involving a police detective's death — Kou Huan-ming (苟桓銘), Chang Po-an (張博安) and Wang Pei-an (王培安) — are to be held incommunicado. The court also granted the suspect Huang Hao-yu (黃皓瑜) a NT$100,000 bail yesterday.
The Chinese military has an “army” of hackers attacking Taiwan's government websites daily, with the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) and the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) being targeted most, a Cabinet minister has revealed.
Local retail investors are being barred from investing in China's A shares through the imminent Shanghai-Hong Kong stock links, leaving market consultants Saturday to advise buying exchange traded funds (ETFs) related to A shares to tap into the China market.
The opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) expelled Tsai Jen-chien (蔡仁堅), one of its founding members, Saturday for choosing to run in a local election without the party's endorsement.
Taiwan's national weightlifting coach said that he hoped the stunning success of his golden girls could lift spirits back home in a devastated city close to their hearts.
Several people, including a couple dining at a street vendor in front of the Cheng Huang Temple in Hsinchu City (新竹市), were attacked by a knife-wielding man last night.