Saturday, December 14, 2013
The Kaohsiung District Prosecutors Office took the factory head of Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE, 日月光) Inc. into custody yesterday.
President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday thanked the United States for its arms sales to Taiwan during a delivery ceremony for the first batch of six AH-64E Apache attack helicopters that Taipei purchased from Washington.
Army officers on Friday shared their happy and bitter memories of undergoing training in the United States to learn how to fly and maintain Taiwan's newly acquired AH-64E Apache attack helicopters.
A total of five Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers yesterday abstained from voting on a motion to move to the top of the Legislature's docket an amendment to the Court Organic Act that would dismantle the Special Investigation Division (SID).
Data released by the Minister of the Interior (MOI) yesterday on disaster-prone districts shows that in nine hillside neighborhoods considered to be at high-risk, Miaoli accounts for the most, with four of the county's districts listed in the assessment.
Former President Chen Shui-bian (陳水扁) was yesterday sent to the Taichung Veterans General Hospital to undergo an operation to cure his sleep apnea.
The Milwaukee Brewers selected minor leaguer Wang Wei-chung (王維中) of Taiwan in the Rule 5 Draft on Thursday, a move that pundits described as the day's most creative selection.
Land developers and real estate agents yesterday warned that real estate prices throughout the country may go up further next year after a steep increase in land value on the first day of 2014, when sellers are expected to unload their tax burdens on buyers by raising prices.
Friday, December 13, 2013
Changhua County prosecutors yesterday arrested Chen Chiau-ming (陳巧明), founder of the “Ri Yue Ming Gong” (日月明功) religious group, over allegations she was involved in the death by starvation of a 17-year-old high school student in June.1 Comment
Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE, 日月光) Inc. was discovered yesterday to have concealed pipes for wastewater disposal that were not legally registered with authorities, Environmental Protection Administration Minister Stephen Shen (沈世宏) said.1 Comment