Monday, December 9, 2013
The cost of living in Taipei is lower than that of other regional business hubs, making the city more attractive to international businesses, according to the latest survey conducted by consulting firm ECA International.
An 11-year-old boy from Hualien County, Eastern Taiwan, finally had his hair cut this summer, which he kept long for five years so he could donate his hair for a cancer wig.
Sunday, December 8, 2013
Minister of the Interior Lee Hong-yuan (李鴻源) yesterday said he will not order the immediate demolition of hostels at Cingjing Farm (清境農場) in Nantou County that violate regulations, noting that he cares about the employees' lives.
Ruling Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers are seeking to have the legislative disciplinary committee reopen a probe into alleged influence peddling involving main opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) caucus whip Ker Chien-ming.
The government must seek ways to motivate women to work, as there are now more women than men in Taiwan, Vice Interior Minister Hsiao Chia-chi said yesterday.
In order to achieve economic prosperity, Taiwan must establish free-trade agreements with as many countries as possible, as well as relaxing its stringent rules that restrain business growth, according to an op-ed piece recently published in The Wall Street Journal.1 Comment
Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport expects the number of carriers operating there to rise further in 2014, after welcoming several newcomers to the country's main air hub this year.
The National Immigration Agency (NIA) has launched a new version of its “Living in Taiwan” website which now offers services for foreigners in seven languages.
Yung Ching Realty Group, one of Taiwan's leading real estate agencies, held a job exhibition in Taipei yesterday seeking 3,600 new recruits to support the company's future expansion.
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部) held an exhibition at Taipei Main Station recently to show the great achievements of the 2013 Taiwan Grand Sale.