Saturday, December 7, 2013
A Taiwanese woman was able to return home safely after being duped into traveling to South Africa for a beauty contest by international human traffickers.
The next meeting of the Cross-Strait Economic Cooperation Committee, which coordinates issues related to a framework agreement on trade between Taiwan and China, will be held in Taipei on Dec. 10.
With backing from lawmakers of various political persuasions, a nongovernmental organization yesterday launched a new website devoted to making the inner workings of lawmaking bodies more transparent.
Friday, December 6, 2013
Minister of the Interior Lee Hong-yuan (李鴻源) yesterday said that in two weeks he will announce the names of the hostels located within the middle- to high-risk scope at Cingjing Farm (清境農場) of Nantou County., 1 Comment
The Supreme Court yesterday upheld bribery charges against former Minister of Transportation and Communications Kuo Yao-chi (郭瑤琪), confirming a sentence of eight years imprisonment handed down by the Taipei High Court in a second trial., 2 Comments
The female population in Taiwan has now exceeded the male population for the first time in 100 years, the Ministry of Interior (MOI) announced yesterday.
The family of a Taiwanese woman kidnapped in Malaysia in mid-November denied Thursday in a statement that it has authorized any representatives to negotiate with her abductors for her release.
The construction of the new Ministry of National Defense (MND) headquarters in Taipei is expected to be completed in 2014, an opposition lawmaker said yesterday.
Legislators were yesterday invited on a tour of the yet-to-be-completed new Ministry of National Defense headquarters, and were party to the unveiling of a fully operational underground war room beneath the building as well as tunnels leading to command centers elsewhere.