Seven leading industry groups on Monday said they would not participate in any labor negotiations unless the central government upheld a past agreement to cancel seven statutory holidays.
The Consumers' Foundation (CF, 消基會) filed a class-action lawsuit Monday on behalf of nearly 100 family members of victims who were injured or killed in the Formosa Fun Coast explosion last year.
Labor activism has seemingly taken Taiwan by storm as of late.
Taiwan plans to test-fire its newest anti-missile system for the first time in the United States next month as relations with rival China deteriorate, a defense source and media reports said Monday.
Losses stemming from a one-day strike staged by China Airlines (CAL) flight attendants last week are estimated at NT$500 million (US$15.38 million), CAL Chairman Ho Nuan-hsuan said Monday.
An employee at the Taiwan Railway Administration (TRA) checks a carriage on the Taroko Express in Yilan on Monday, June 27.
Premier Lin Chuan sees the United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union not only as a crisis but also as a business opportunity for Taiwan, Cabinet spokesman Tung Chen-yuan cited the premier as saying Monday.
Retired NBA star Kobe Bryant, in white shirt, shows off his moves for high school basketball players during training camp Kobe Academy in Taipei on Monday, June 27. Bryant visited Taipei and Kaohsiung during his trip to Taiwan.
Temperatures in Taipei soared to 37.1 degrees Celsius around noon Monday, an unusual high for the month of June, the Central Weather Bureau reported.
The Taiwan High Court on Monday turned down a ruling party legislator's appeal of a lower court's decision denying his request to have former President Ma Ying-jeou barred from leaving the country.