Three R.O.C. citizens sentenced to death in Indonesia for drug trafficking offenses are considering filing an extraordinary appeal, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said Tuesday.
Taiwan-based smartphone brand HTC Corp. (宏達電) will unveil its next flagship model the HTC One A9 at the IFA electronics trade show next month in a bid to compete with the next generation of iPhones, according to tech blog VentureBeat (VB).
Premier Lin Chuan should step down, former presidential adviser and pro-independence heavyweight Wu Li-pei (吳澧培) said Tuesday, saying that Lin's role as premier jeopardizes the future of President Tsai Ing-wen's administration.
A member of the Alliance for the Promotion of Penghu Internationalization speaks at a press conference in Penghu County, Tuesday, Aug. 30. The alliance campaigns for the introduction of the gaming industry to Penghu, which will be decided by Penghu residents in an upcoming referendum.
Stickers available on mobile messaging app LINE by artist Miao Ke Ma (妙可麻), first and third row from left, and by Mochi Pa, second and fourth row from left, are seen in this photo combo provided by Miao Ke Ma, Tuesday, Aug. 30. Miao Ke Ma filed a lawsuit against Mochi Pa for plagiarism.
The U.S. dollar fell against the New Taiwan dollar Tuesday, shedding NT$0.081 to close at NT$31.720 as the local currency benefited from a technical rebound, dealers said.
National Taiwan University (NTU) announced Tuesday it has decided to expel one of its students, Chan Ho-yeung, because of his abuse and killing of cats, and the school urged Chan to seek psychiatric treatment.
A court on Tuesday invalidated Tainan City Council Speaker and Kuomintang member Lee Chuan-chiao's (李全教) election as council leader in 2014 and sentenced him to four years in prison for vote buying.
Taiwan and Japan were unable to reach a consensus after recent dialogue over compensation for Taiwanese "comfort women," the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said on Tuesday.
Taichung District Court judge Chuang Shen-yuan speaks to press on Tuesday, Aug. 30.