Sunday, September 14, 2014
A former American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) official yesterday urged the United States government to sell submarines to Taiwan to beef up its defensive capabilities amid the rising territorial claims in the Asia-Pacific region.1 Comment
Friday, September 12, 2014
Three elementary schools in Cebu, the Philippines, recently reopened following reconstruction work carried out with financial aid from CTBC Holding, the company said yesterday.
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Waste cooking oils can be still useful if treated properly, says Aharon Gedanken from the Department of Chemistry at Bar-Ilan University, Ramat-Gan, Israel.1 Comment
Friday, September 5, 2014
The award ceremony of the first Tang Prizes (唐獎) will take place Sept. 18, and world leaders in their respective fields will visit Taipei to attend the ceremony and a week of lectures and events.
Thursday, September 4, 2014
Taiwan and Hungary have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on agricultural cooperation, which Taiwan's Foreign Ministry said Wednesday will help advance bilateral efforts in agriculture, forestry, fishing and environmental sustainability.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
The governor of Yamaguchi prefecture in Japan is scheduled to visit Taiwan in early September to discuss advancing exchanges between his prefecture and Taiwan, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) yesterday said it has asked its Thai counterpart for assistance in tracking the whereabouts of Hsieh Yuan-hsin (謝源信) — the main suspect in the murder of billionaire Shih Chia-chin (施家金).
A Taiwanese entrepreneur was being sought by a Japanese man who was moved by Taiwanese generosity in July to help fund a medical bill for sending an ill Japanese person home for further care.
Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Winners of the first Tang Prize (唐獎) will literally get a taste of Taiwanese culture when they visit the country in September during a special dinner of creative Taiwanese gourmet.
Monday, August 25, 2014
Legislative Speaker Wang Jin-pyng is leading a delegation to the 20th anniversary meeting of the Forum of Presiding Officers of National Parliaments of Central America and the Caribbean Basin, an official of the Legislative Yuan said Sunday.