Monday, July 14, 2014
The quantity of academic papers is not the only assessment factor used to award promotion or research funds to academics, Vice Minister of Science and Technology Lin Yi-bing said Sunday, commenting on a case of alleged academic fraud involving a local professor.
A group of government officials from the Midwestern United States visited Taiwan on July 4 to observe the education system in Taiwan, with Ministry of Education (MOE) Chief Secretary Wan Jough-Tai (王作臺) greeting the group.
Houston Rockets point guard Patrick Beverley said Saturday in Taipei that it must be a tough day for Taiwanese American NBA star Jeremy Lin, who has been traded to the Los Angeles Lakers.
Sunday, July 13, 2014
Taiwan has reiterated its sovereignty over disputed waters in the South China Sea, but also echoed the U.S. government's latest call on all claimants to exercise self-restraint to reduce tensions in the region.
The Houston Rockets finished a deal to trade point guard Jeremy Lin along with a first-round draft pick to the Los Angeles Lakers yesterday, according to ESPN.
The new special high school admissions exam that takes place this weekend could lower the threshold to enter A-list schools for this year's junior high school graduates, a director of Jingwen High School said yesterday.
Taiwan students won four gold and two bronze medals at the 2014 International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) in Cape Town, South Africa, placing third overall, the Ministry of Education said Saturday.
Japanese man has been indicted by Taiwanese prosecutors on charges of obstruction of justice after he allegedly attacked police officers in Taipei last month.
dent Ma Ying-jeou said Saturday that all immigrants to Taiwan can be viewed as Taiwanese, regardless of when they arrived, once they are willing to contribute to the country.1 Comment
The Customers' Foundation (CF, 消基會) recently released the results of an investigation on the prices charged by milk tea vendors, noting that some consumers may have been victims of deceptive pricing.