Sunday, April 20, 2014
Sean Lien won a Kuomintang (KMT) primary yesterday after the final round of internal voting to become the ruling party's candidate for the year-end Taipei mayoral election.
Former Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said yesterday that she would consider a dialogue with the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) on the construction of the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant.
Informers who report sightings of motor vehicles that produce an excessive amount of exhaust emissions, known as “squid vehicles” in Chinese, have seen their reward money cut substantially, local news sources said.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah is scheduled to meet with a group of young people in Taipei today in the first of a series of forums aimed at shoring up dwindling support for the government and ruling Kuomintang (KMT) from the younger generations.
Communications systems are expected to show the biggest global sales in the integrated circuit category this year, replacing computer systems for the first time, market information advisory firm IC Insights forecast Saturday.
A Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) politician has been heavily condemned for his use of offensive language against a university president in a comment on the recent student protests.
Taiwan Life Insurance Co. has agreed to extend the deadline for completing a deal in which CTBC Financial Holding Co. aims to acquire the mid-sized life insurer.
President Ma Ying-jeou apologized to Taitung residents Saturday for the delay of an electrified railway line project between Hualien and Taitung, which is scheduled to be completed by the end of June.
Hermes Microvision Inc., a Taiwan-based semiconductor inspection tool and equipment suppliers, posted a more than 10 percent year-on-year increase in net profit for the first quarter of this year due to growing demand in the integrated circuit business.
Haiti's President Michel Joseph Martelly will begin a four-day state visit to Taiwan on April 21 as the two nations celebrate 58 years of diplomatic ties, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Saturday.