Wednesday, January 15, 2014
A recent diarrhea outbreak among Taiwanese tourists in South Korea was caused by a norovirus infection at a restaurant there that had provided meals for the visitors, Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reported yesterday.
Tuesday, January 14, 2014
The government hopes to bring a British national convicted of the hit-and-run killing of a newspaper deliveryman back to Taiwan to begin a prison term after the end of this month, Justice Minister Luo Ying-shay said yesterday.
The Tourism Bureau said yesterday that tour groups are traveling to Bangkok as scheduled despite protesters' threats to paralyze the capital in pushing for Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to resign, but it vowed to closely monitor the situation.
Monday, January 13, 2014
Taiwanese companies will see their earnings increase this year and next year, according to research released by Bank of America Merrill Lynch.
Travel to South Korea by Taiwanese has remained steady despite several cases of novovirus, the most common cause of viral gastroenteritis in humans, contracted by Taiwanese tourists, officials said.
The mayor of Japan's Fukuoka City will visit Taiwan later this week to promote bilateral economic and tourism exchanges, according to Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Saturday, January 11, 2014
Sue Ann Pien has dreamed of becoming an astronaut since childhood.
Friday, January 10, 2014
Taiwan is hoping to hold a third meeting of a Taiwan-Japan fishing commission soon to address issues related to the regulation of fishing operations in their overlapping waters in the East China Sea, an official said Thursday.
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Salvadoran ex-President Francisco Flores admitted to a congressional panel Tuesday that he had received checks worth millions of dollars from Taiwan but denied the funds were for his personal use.