Fishermen from three vessels were allowed onto Taiping Island's (太平島) pier late Monday night to restock supplies and receive medical attention, but they were prevented from setting foot on the island, stated the Coast Guard Administration (CGA) Tuesday.
Families of all but one Chinese victim of a tour bus fire signed settlement agreements with insurance companies, officials said on Tuesday. But some relatives expressed outrage, saying they had been left with no choice but to sign.
Boycotted by corporations, the Labor Ministry convened base wage review meeting concluded on Tuesday without reaching any substantive agreement.
Simon Chang (張善政) made his first public appearance in his new role as chairman of Taiwan Mobile Foundation Tuesday since stepping down from his role as Taiwan premier.
President Tsai Ing-wen's support dropped a total of 14 percentage points since she assumed office two months ago, the Taiwanese Public Opinion Foundation announced Tuesday.
Applications for visiting Taiping Island are open to a select few only and not to the general public, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said on Tuesday.
Labor union activists put on a skit outside the Ministry of Labor, Tuesday, July 26, to present their demands to the government.
Two players from India's national basketball team have missed early games in the Jones Cup being held in Taipei because of a mistake by a travel agency and not because of a deliberate act, Taiwan's representative to India said Tuesday.
A TransAsia Airways flight was forced to return to Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport shortly after takeoff Monday evening after its ground staff received a report that there was a bomb on the plane.
Miniatures are on display at the Defense Ministry's weekly press conference Tuesday alongside other souvenirs designed for release this year.