Friday, July 31, 2015
Premier Mao Chi-kuo (毛治國) yesterday stated his support for a citizen-oriented green purchasing program and its fostering of the local recycling industry, as proposed by the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA, 環保署), and plans to achieve a "zero-waste" production model for Taiwan's electronics.
Common Health Magazine (康健雜誌) yesterday announced the results of a survey on local attitudes towards health care that have surprised many.
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) has recently smashed a fraud ring that allegedly used online social network sites to scam hundreds of mainland Chinese women under a false investment scheme.
Anti-commercialism sentiment is visible among the public due to a lack of wage increases, which has affected both government officials and private enterprises, said the chairman of the General Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of China (ROCCOC, 全國商業總會) yesterday.
The Central Weather Bureau issued a heavy rainfall warning Thursday afternoon due to a strong convective system above Taiwan, although it said the weather could be less violent than that of the past few days.
Taiwan Water Corporation (TWC,???台灣自來水公司) said Tuesday that it has been cooperating with international water expert teams to reduce leakage from pipes.
More than 30 percent of high school students supported by a charity in Taiwan do paid work for more than two hours each day during term time and twice as long during the summer and winter vacations, according to the results of a new survey.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
One of the student facing prosecution for breaking into the Ministry of Education building a week ago took his own life Thursday, officials said., 2 Comments
"The Diaoyutai islands (釣魚台列嶼) belong to Taiwan," Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman and presidential hopeful Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) stated yesterday., 1 Comment
Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hung Hsiu-chu continued yesterday to question the role of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) in financing student protests surrounding the controversial high school curriculum guideline changes made by the government's education ministry., 6 Comments