Saturday, December 7, 2013
Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) said yesterday that given the fact that mainland China has never renounced the use of force against Taiwan, all government units should stay alert to escalating tensions in the region after Beijing's recent Air Defense Identification Zone actions.
Apple Daily's Neihu-based headquarters was struck with an arson attack yesterday afternoon, according to reports.
A Taiwanese woman was able to return home safely after being duped into traveling to South Africa for a beauty contest by international human traffickers.
The next meeting of the Cross-Strait Economic Cooperation Committee, which coordinates issues related to a framework agreement on trade between Taiwan and China, will be held in Taipei on Dec. 10.
With backing from lawmakers of various political persuasions, a nongovernmental organization yesterday launched a new website devoted to making the inner workings of lawmaking bodies more transparent.
Friday, December 6, 2013
Minister of the Interior Lee Hong-yuan (李鴻源) yesterday said that in two weeks he will announce the names of the hostels located within the middle- to high-risk scope at Cingjing Farm (清境農場) of Nantou County.1 Comment
The Supreme Court yesterday upheld bribery charges against former Minister of Transportation and Communications Kuo Yao-chi (郭瑤琪), confirming a sentence of eight years imprisonment handed down by the Taipei High Court in a second trial.2 Comments
The female population in Taiwan has now exceeded the male population for the first time in 100 years, the Ministry of Interior (MOI) announced yesterday.
The family of a Taiwanese woman kidnapped in Malaysia in mid-November denied Thursday in a statement that it has authorized any representatives to negotiate with her abductors for her release.