Anti-marriage equality protesters wearing masks of foreign leaders such as U.S. President Donald Trump collided with marriage equality supporters during an international human rights event on Friday.
Yilan County Commissioner Lin Tsung-hsien on Friday dismissed speculation that he would soon be appointed as new health minister.
The government-sponsored Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) on Friday approved an appointment of former Foreign Minister James Huang (黃志芳) to serve as chairman of the trade promotion group, effective immediately.
After a long delay, the mass rapid transit (MRT) line between Taipei and Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport is expected to get the go-ahead to begin commercial operations soon, Deputy Transportation Minister Wang Kwo-tsai (王國材) said Friday.
The 2017 Taiwan Lantern Festival in Yunlin County will feature a puppet show area as part of efforts to promote Taiwan's traditional theatrical arts, the county government said on Thursday.
The number of planned investments in China by Taiwanese companies that were approved by Taiwan's government in 2016 fell for the third consecutive year, slumping 21 percent year-on-year, the Investment Commission said Friday.
President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) sent a letter on Jan. 5 to Pope Francis of the Catholic Church in response to the Papal Message for World Day of Peace 2017.
In a recent letter to Pope Francis, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) reiterated the Republic of China's stance on upholding Taiwan's democracy and peace in the Taiwan Strait, outlining four principles for peaceful engagement with mainland China.
Incoming U.S. President Donald Trump should stand up to Beijing over Taiwan, bring the "one China" policy into the 21st century without risking war and not make Taiwan a bargaining chip in deals with China, a Wall Street Journal opinion piece said on Thursday, one day before Trump's inauguration.2 Comments
Taiwanese police have arrested 23 telecommunication fraud suspects who formerly operated in Uganda and allegedly stole more than 100 million Chinese yuan from a government agency in China, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said Friday.