Tuesday, April 28, 2015
Pingtung County authorities will take legal action against Taiwan's Third Nuclear Power Plant for failing to report an accident in the plant that could have harmed public safety, a spokesman for the county government said Monday.
No. 1 ranked Lydia Ko defeated runner up Morgan Pressel from the U.S. yesterday in a second playoff hole, in the Swinging Skirts LPGA Classic, presented by CTBC Bank (中信銀行) in Lake Merced, San Francisco.
Batches of processed and half-processed eel tainted with malachite green were uncovered yesterday by an investigative team led by the Taoyuan prosecutors office and health bureau.
Members of the Taoyuan Union of Pilots (桃園機師工會), which includes numerous pilots from Taiwan's national carrier China Airlines (CAL, 中華航空), overwhelmingly approved a motion to strike, according to results made public yesterday.
World League for Freedom and Democracy (WLFD) President Yao Eng-chi returned to Taiwan from earthquake-ravaged Nepal Monday, saying "it's good to be home."
Launched last year, winners of the road safety drawing contest have been announced.
The Hsinchu City government on Sunday held an early celebration of International Spank Out Day, ahead of the officially designated April 30 for the global movement against the use of corporal punishment on children., 1 Comment
The industry, government and academia are all aware of the widespread pesticide residue problem, consequently making would-be whistleblowers feel powerless, said I-Mei Foods Co.
Vice Premier Chang San-cheng (張善政) said yesterday that the government should put energy into the fight against inappropriate speech on the Internet that would commonly lead to cyberbullying.
The Government's latest policy of tightening Japanese food product imports will not affect ties between the R.O.C. and Japan, a government minister said yesterday.
The Ministry of Finance's (MOF) bid to tightening control over Taipei 101 by acquiring more shares will be finalized by mid-May at the earliest.
A five-year-old Mongolian girl, Otgonzul, will undergo surgery at Taiwan National University Hospital (TNUH, 臺大醫院), and will hopefully be able to return to school in Mongolia, her healthy right arm showing from her t-shirt, just like every any other schoolgirl, said a representative for Taiwan Fund for Children and Families (TFCF, 家扶基金會)., 1 Comment
Two days after the gigantic earthquake that tore Nepal apart, the Executive Yuan yesterday held a cross-departmental meeting on the relief work Taiwan could do to help the country cope with the aftermath.
The consumer confidence index (CCI) rose 1.8 points this month to reach a new high of 92.93, led by warming sentiment toward stock investment.