Friday, November 21, 2014
Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) warned the public Thursday to avoid traveling to the west African country of Mali amid an increasing number of cases of the deadly Ebola virus reported there.
A large group of sunspots can now be seen with the naked eye from Taiwan and will remain visible until Nov. 27 as solar activity peaks, the Taipei Astronomical Museum said.
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Independent Taipei mayoral candidate Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) admitted to a verbal pact with the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) yesterday by saying that the deal was for him to join the DPP magisterial and mayoral alliance to discuss policies if he wins the election., 3 Comments
e government yesterday announced a grand plan to give Keelung Harbor a makeover, which will relocate military docks on the east side to make way for a new tourist attraction., 5 Comments
Reports indicate that following his appointment to take the chairmanship of Wei Chuan Food Co. (味全), Jason Lee (李鳳翱) on Nov. 16 relayed his intention to step down from his position as the honorary chairman of the Consumers' Foundation (消基會).
The Ministry of Justice (MOJ) said Wednesday that it will review a case in which a man was sentenced to life imprisonment a day earlier for repeatedly raping the daughter of his partner and later murdering her.
Pubic debts accumulated by city and county governments in Taiwan reached NT$973.5 billion in 2013, government statistics showed.
Economics Minister Duh Tyzz-jiun (杜紫軍) warned Wednesday that the dry spell in 2015 could be the worst in a decade based on his ministry's data, but he said the government has already begun taking measures to cope with the situation.
Deputy Interior Minister Chen Chwen-jing (陳純敬) said yesterday in Taipei that Taiwan should be elated at the increasing number of foreign residents, given that according to Interior Ministry, first- and second-generation immigrants account for more than 710,000 people in Taiwan, surpassing the number of Taiwanese aboriginals nationwide., 3 Comments