Premier-designate Lin Chuan (林全) met with Legislative Speaker Su Jia-chyuan (蘇嘉全) and caucus representatives at the Legislative Yuan Thursday, though Lin remained reserved regarding the incoming government's position on the "1992 Consensus."
Lawmakers have frozen part of a state budget that they said was allowing a string of hospital investors to profit unfairly.
Cross-strait relations cannot afford to see a "stalemate or crisis" after the breakthroughs that Taipei and Beijing have achieved over the past few years, a U.S. State Department official was cited as saying by the Central News Agency Wednesday.
Commemorative Taiwan Beer bottles honoring the upcoming presidential and vice presidential inauguration hit shelves at hypermarkets nationwide today. The limited-edition "Little Ing Beer" is also slated to go on sale at convenience stores on Saturday.
Taiwanese pitcher Chien-Ming Wang claimed his first Major League Baseball (MLB) win in nearly three years on Tuesday as the Kansas City Royals beat the Washington Nationals 7-6 with a game-winning walk-off single.
A Siberian crane that lost its way and has stayed in Taiwan for 513 days might finally be on its way home, a group reported Wednesday.
As members of Academia Sinica urged the dropping of a short list of candidates for its new leader, President Ma Ying-jeou continued Wednesday to mull his options on the fate of its current embattled leader, Wong Chi-huei (翁啟惠).
Former Vice President Annette Lu Wednesday made a sarcastic comparison between her "stupid" political career and President-elect Tsai Ing-wen's "easy" one, lamenting she had to spend more than five years in prison on her way to becoming second in command of the country.
Taiwan and the United Kingdom have signed an agreement to enable the transfer of prisoners between the two countries, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced on Wednesday.
The founder of a German short film festival recently criticized the Tainan City Culture Affairs Bureau for replacing the founding team behind a Tainan short film contest with a new bidder.