Sunday, February 1, 2015
Legal cases were the number one concern in terms of complaints that the Control Yuan received in 2014, the nation's highest government watchdog has revealed.
The government's indication it would tone down its push for tax reform on real estate is expected to help the property market return to a market mechanism without worries over the expected higher tax payments, analysts said Saturday.
A new aerial listening station set up by China in coastal Fujian Province appears to be aimed at disrupting Taiwan's PAVE PAWS early warning radar system, according to a report by Canada-based monthly Kanwa Defense Review.
Robert Wang (王曉岷), U.S. senior official for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), is visiting Taiwan to discuss trade and economic issues of mutual concern with Taiwanese officials, the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) said Saturday in a statement.
Four boats that were conducing illegal fishing around Indonesia have entered Taiwan territorial waters in their attempts to evade capture, said the Indonesian government.
Saturday, January 31, 2015
In light of newly elected Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman Eric Chu's (朱立倫) substantial personnel reform measures, several senior party employees have reportedly voiced their resentment toward Chu's persistence in making changes without providing them with alternative occupational arrangements.
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部) announced yesterday that it will impose higher water rates on users whose water consumption is more than 1,000 cubic meters starting next year.
Parts of northern Taiwan already subject to water rationing will likely face further water supply restrictions after the Lunar New Year holiday if the catchment of the main reservoir serving the area continues to drop amid low rainfall, ..................
Former Chief of the General Staff Admiral Kao Kuang-chi (高廣圻) yesterday was officially sworn in as the R.O.C.'s new defense minister, replacing his predecessor Yen Ming (嚴明)
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) urged the public Friday to heighten vigilance for rubella as more cases have been confirmed of the highly contagious disease around the world.