Tuesday, March 4, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou said yesterday that strengthening the nation through innovation is a path that must be taken, at a ceremony officially marking the National Science Council's (NSC) upgrade to the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST).
Entertainers from the baseball-loving nations of Taiwan and South Korea are set to bat up in the central Taiwan city of Taichung for a charity game to benefit local autistic children.
School children can look forward to a longer winter break next year: between 27 and 30 days off starting late January, 2015.1 Comment
Monday, March 3, 2014
The Coast Guard Administration (CGA) pledged yesterday that it will do whatever it can to protect Taiwanese fishing boats operating in East China Sea waters north of Taiwan.1 Comment
Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) said yesterday that he hopes the Ministry of Transportation and Communications will properly investigate the 228 Memorial Day weekend traffic congestion incident and submit a report as soon as possible.
The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) announced yesterday its refund policy for the 228 Memorial Day weekend traffic congestion, saying that passengers with EasyCard or other electronic tickets who traveled by TRA trains between 8:30 a.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 28 can get refunds.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah will hold a Cabinet meeting March 9 to welcome new members following a reshuffle, during which he will stress key administrative goals for the coming year, Executive Yuan spokesman Sun Lih-chyun said Sunday.
More Taiwanese females have suffered verbal abuse in the workplace than males, according to a local survey on four major types of workplace violence.
The opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) will unveil the fifth chapter of its defense policy blue paper March 4, including a detailed plan for indigenous submarines, officials of a party think tank said Sunday.
A Moroccan runner won the men's division of the 2014 Wanjinshi International Marathon held in New Taipei Sunday, with a North Korean grabbing the title in the women's group, both in record times.