Thursday, December 18, 2014
The U.S. Department of Commerce has issued a final anti-dumping decision on Taiwan's solar product exporters, concluding that Taiwanese companies sold products at unfairly low prices in the U.S. market.
The United States is committed to helping Taiwan defend itself and is serious about that commitment, a U.S. State Department official said Tuesday when asked about the impact of a potential frigate sale to Taiwan on relations with China.
Restrictions on naturalization could be relaxed considerably after a draft amendment to the Nationality Act passed an initial screening by a legislative committee on Wednesday, opening up for the first time the possibility of dual nationality for some foreign immigrants to Taiwan., 3 Comments
China Airlines (CAL, 中華航空) received the Global Traveler magazine's “Best Airline in North Asia” recognition once again, a testimony that the airline's hardware upgrade has won the consumers' approval.
Asustek Computer Inc. (華碩) was once again named the top Taiwanese global brand for the year on an annual list released Wednesday by the Ministry of Economic Affairs.
All offices of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) will be closed on Dec. 25-26, 2014, in observance of Christmas Day, according to an AIT press release.
Students at Nanhua University who study thanatology — the science of death — received a gift of an environmentally friendly paper coffin Wednesday.
Lodgers staying at one of 79 hotels across the county for more than one night will be able to earn NT$100 (US$3.12) toward hotel fare by not having their bed sheets and towels washed as part of a program by the Tourism Bureau to promote water conservation amid the worst drought to hit Taiwan in nearly a decade.
Even before Mao Chi-kuo (毛治國) took over as the fifth premier of the Ma Ying-jeou presidency in six years, he had been expected to lead a “caretaker Cabinet.” The lame duck president humbled in the Nov. 29 local elections is no longer able to push his policies, the argument goes, so all the Ma administration can do is to sit on its hands and wait for the end of the president's term., 1 Comment
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
An inspection conducted on dried tofu in Hong Kong revealed that a well known dried tofu brand uses chemical agent dimethyl yellow (二甲基黃), which dyes food yellow, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) reported yesterday.