Friday, March 27, 2015
Chen Kuo-en (陳國恩), commissioner of the New Taipei City Police Department, will be appointed the new chief of the National Police Agency (NPA, 警政署), the Ministry of the Interior (MOI, 內政部) announced on Thursday.
Samsung Electronics Co. launched the newest version of its flagship Galaxy S smartphone series in Taiwan on Thursday, with the aim of regaining the biggest market share in the country, which is currently held by Apple Inc.
A Japanese woman, daughter-in-law of a local man, has come to Taiwan to seek out her family's ancestral roots with only an obituary from 26 years ago as guide.
A travel center designed to cater to foreign tourists has been established in historic Daxi Township (大溪鎮) in northern Taiwan's Taoyuan City (桃園市) as part of the country's efforts to promote travel to local townships, officials said Thursday.
The Taipei District Prosecutors Office on Thursday said that it will launch an investigation into suspected irregularity in the importation of Japanese food products from areas contaminated by radiation from the 2011 Fukushima nuclear disaster.
The Central Bank of the Republic of China said Thursday it has decided to leave its key interest rates unchanged, at the conclusion of its quarterly policymaking meeting.
The Pingtung County Government has teamed up with Line to hold the first Color Rice Field Art Festival on March 28, where Line Friends will be showcased on a field.
Yelp launched Wednesday in Taiwan, in an expansion of the Asian presence of the popular consumer business review service.
The underperforming Taiwan High Speed Rail (THSR) yesterday introduced a new financing system that aims to increase the public sector's stake in the company while slashing the price of a one-way ticket between Taipei's main station and Kaohsiung's Zuoying station from NT$1,630 to NT$1,490.