A National Chengchi University student studying in Turkey was recently issued a residence permit labelling him as mainland Chinese, Democratic Progressive Party lawmaker Hsu Chih-chieh (許智傑) said today.
Kuomintang (KMT) party officials blasted former premier and future envoy to Japan Frank Hsieh this morning, saying that his stance on the Okinotori atoll standoff with Tokyo made him unfit to represent Taiwan.
Premier-designate Lin Chuan (林全) met with Legislative Speaker Su Jia-chyuan (蘇嘉全) and caucus party leaders at the Legislative Yuan today, but remained tight-lipped regarding the incoming government's position on the "1992 Consensus."
Taiwan and Japan are headed toward a possible maritime showdown as ships from both countries are likely to overlap in the waters surrounding Okinotori atoll Friday, the area where a Taiwanese vessel was seized by Japanese authorities late last month.
Lawmakers and activists urged the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) to delay a decision on the fate of the Shanyuan Palm Beach Resort (杉原棕櫚濱海渡假村) in Taitung County on Thursday., 1 Comment
Seasonal and locally produced foods will be the theme of a state banquet that will be held May 20 in celebration of the inauguration of Taiwan's new president and vice president, the organizing committee said Thursday.
The Taiwan Railways Administration's (TRA, 台鐵) new healthy bento boxes sold out within an hour at Taipei Main Station, Thursday morning. Starting today, a limited quantity of 100 healthy bentos will be on offer everyday.
A C-130 transport plane carrying a group of 20 former senior government officials from Taiwan proper to Taiping Island was apparently approached by two U.S. jet fighters on its return trip, a local newspaper reported.
With more people preordering Mother's Day cakes online or through convenience stores, the Consumers' Foundation (CF, 消基會) today warned buyers to be on guard as it revealed the results of a random product inspection.
The Supreme Court on Thursday gave its final order to sentence a man convicted over a 2012 arcade murder to life imprisonment.