Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Taiwan's annual computer war games, to be held next month, will be testing local armed forces' combat strategies in the face of an invasion led by China's first aircraft carrier, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said yesterday.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Following a visit to the mayor of Taipei on Sunday, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairman Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) yesterday visited Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) at the Executive Yuan and discussed controversial the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant issue.
A day prior to his slated hunger strike against Taiwan's Fourth Nuclear Power Plant, former Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairman Lin Yi-hsiung (林義雄) declared that the government would be at fault if the strike eventually takes his life.4 Comments
In 2013, Yuchi Township (魚池鄉) — home to Sun Moon Lake — saw the most expensive room rate in Taiwan while Hengchun Township in Kenting posted the largest hike in overnight fees island wide.
The National Security Bureau (NSB) Monday sought to allay worries about opening Taiwan's service market to China by announcing plans to regulate and monitor Chinese companies and individuals that pose a potential security risk.
Sunflower Student Movement representatives Lin Fei-fan (林飛帆), Chen Wei-ting (陳為廷) and five others yesterday went to the Taipei District Prosecutors Office to answer questions regarding their involvement in the March 18 Legislative Yuan occupation and the March 23 Executive Yuan intrusion.5 Comments
Taipei's housing prices should be further reduced so that they are about 10 times that of average annual income, Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) said recently.
The American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) in Taipei announced Monday that it will donate more than 100 recycled computers to nonprofit organizations in Taiwan as part of its corporate social responsibility.
Taiwanese ferries will be subject to more inspections and rescue drills starting within a month, the Maritime and Port Bureau said last week, addressing safety concerns in the wake of the deadly disaster on the South Korean ferry Sewol.
People planning to travel to the Middle East should pay attention to their personal hygiene, as the season for an often fatal disease has begun there, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said.