Monday, June 22, 2015
A team of four Taiwanese bikers on Saturday (U.S. time) joined competitors from around the world in the Race Across America team event, a strenuous bike ride covering 3,000 miles from California to Maryland.
Friday, June 19, 2015
Ruling Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱) said Thursday that she is not inclined to visit the United States before Taiwan's 2016 presidential election.1 Comment
Tuesday, June 16, 2015
"Mosaic Taiwan," a fellowship exchange program for American and Canadian students to gain firsthand experience in the R.O.C, yesterday kicked off in Taipei.
Monday, June 15, 2015
Two Jesuit priests received Plum Blossom Cards from the National Immigration Agency on Monday, giving them permanent resident status in Taiwan in recognition of their selfless love and devotion to the country over the past decade.
Friday, June 12, 2015
Premier Mao Chi-kuo (毛治國) called for cross-ministry cooperation on improvements to retaining and training Southeast Asian workers after the Overseas Community Affairs Council's (OCAC, 僑委會) report to the Cabinet yesterday.
The government regrets that eight South Korean workers were recently found to have been engaged in activity other than that stated on their visas and thus were undermining public order, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Thursday.1 Comment
Thursday, June 11, 2015
The Travel Agent Association of R.O.C. (中華民國旅行商業同業公會全國聯合會) yesterday implored all travelers not to travel to South Korea due to the MERS outbreak, which has affected travelers' desire to visit the country.1 Comment
The nation's top military research institute recently released a promotional short film to make public many locally developed weapons and missiles systems that will go on display at the upcoming Paris Air Show to be held later this week.
Monday, June 8, 2015
Taiwan's Navy Command Headquarters refuted Sunday a media report that it had planned to hold a live fire war game on Taiping Island in South China Sea but eventually decided to drop it because of weather and other concerns.
Sunday, June 7, 2015
The European Union has reiterated its opposition to the use of the death penalty and called for an "immediate moratorium" on executions after Taiwan's Ministry of Justice executed six death-row inmates on Friday.4 Comments