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Generation rent: House prices now at record-breaking 9.35 times average annual income
The price-to-income ratio, a number that indicates the price of purchasing real estate as a multiple of annual household income, is now at 9.35, an all-time high, according to the Construction and Planning Agency of the Ministry of the Interior.
 
Employers could face fines between NT$60,000 to NT$300,000 if they violate the latest law, which went to effect today, allowing migrant workers to apply and return to their home countries on leave.
 
Local gov't heads clash over infrastructure plan
Local government chiefs clashed at a public hearing on the Executive Yuan's eight-year, NT$880 billion infrastructure plan, with Kuomintang (KMT) representatives accusing the Cabinet of favoritism toward the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP).
 
KMT leadership race heats up as candidates submit endorsements
The Kuomintang (KMT) on Monday commenced the process of validating the eligibility of chairperson candidates.
 
Headlines from across Taiwan
Good morning, here are the top stories from around Taiwan for Tuesday April 18, 2017.
 
Global representatives highlight sexual equality, freedom at forum
International representatives gathered on Monday at Taipei's Grand Hotel to discuss democracy, the rule of law, and the sustainable development of Taiwan and the world.
 
The National Security Bureau on Monday said that mainland Chinese authorities had likely detained Taiwanese activist Li Ming-che (李明哲) for violating foreign NGO Management Law.
 
President Tsai Ing-wen's "Forward-looking Infrastructure Development Plan" (前瞻基礎建設計畫) is projected to provide tens of thousands of job opportunities, creating NT$700 billion of gross output value, the Minister of Transportation and Communications Ho Chen-tan said on Monday.
 
Medical marvel
The inventive DeepQ(移動青囊), pictured above, can accurately diagnose up to 13 different health-related issues and could greatly enhance the medical services available to those living in rural areas, according to its inventor Dynamical Biomarkers Group(動態生醫指標團隊).
 
Realtor accused of fraud
Police officers escort a clerk from the Taiwan Cooperative Bank (合作金庫) to custody in Taipei for investigation over alleged fraud on Monday, April 17.
 
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