Tuesday, July 21, 2015
The Ministry of Education (MOE) yesterday founded a platform that provides substitute teacher information of elementary and junior high schools to the public in order to solve teacher appointment problems in remote areas and outlying islands.
Monday, July 20, 2015
Deputy Legislative Speaker Hung Hsiu-chu officially became the Kuomintang's (KMT) 2016 presidential candidate yesterday at the ruling party's national congress held at Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall in downtown Taipei., 1 Comment
Police confirmed yesterday that the SUV involved in a fatal crash on Saturday had illegally added seats and a "seriously" broken tire when the accident happened. How the vehicle managed to pass safety inspections is under investigation., 4 Comments
Taiwan's top two political parties have each nominated a woman for president in 2016, a historic first signaling acceptance of female leadership and kicking off a campaign highlighted so far by clashing views on ties with rival China.
Kuomintang Chairman Eric Chu (朱立倫) pledged Sunday that the ruling party will learn from its crushing defeat in local government elections last November and win the presidential and legislative elections in January next year.
On the day when the ruling Kuomintang officially picked its nominee for the 2016 presidential election, opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman and presidential candidate Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) appeared to indicate who her running mate might be., 1 Comment
Despite strong support from a home crowd, Taiwan's Chou Tien-chen (周天成) was unable to complete a stunning run of upsets this week when he lost to world No. 1 Chen Long (諶龍) of China in the men's singles final of the Yonex Open Taipei 2015 on Sunday.
Taiwanese students won three gold medals and one silver at the International Biology Olympiad 2015 that concluded in Denmark on Sunday.
The Executive Yuan on Saturday rejected an accusation by I-Mei Foods Co. (義美) general manager Luis Ko (高志明) that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) informed authorities in China of irregularities in I-Mei products in July, hurting the company's sales to China., 1 Comment
Three weeks after nearly 500 people were injured in fiery explosions at a concert in New Taipei on June 27, there are still 175 people listed in critical condition, according to government figures released Sunday.