Sunday, July 6, 2014
A match-making event between Taiwanese and Japanese companies is scheduled to take place in Taipei next week as part of efforts by Taiwan's government to boost the island's exports.
Saturday, July 5, 2014
Legislative Yuan Speaker Wang Jin-pyng (王金平) yesterday around noon called a recess and announced the end of interim sessions in the Assembly Hall, noting that the Legislature will choose another date to handle the Control Yuan member appointment.1 Comment
An amendment was made to the Labor Pension Act allowing workers to withdraw part of their pensions on a monthly basis so that they can invest in financial products of their own choice.
President Ma Ying-jeou said yesterday that both sides of the strait have developed an effective though perhaps not entirely satisfactory way of dealing with each other's international relations.
The unofficial White Paper issued by the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) might affect Taiwan's policy to protect consumers, the Consumers' Foundation (CF) said yesterday.
Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday commended members of the opposition for proposing to freeze the so-called Taiwan independence clause in the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) charter.
The Ministry of Health and Welfare (MHW) revealed yesterday that the cost of treatment for nicotine addiction is far less than the cost of continued smoking, especially when taking into account the proposed increases to local tobacco taxes.
A tropical depression near Guan has developed into a tropical storm and may begin to affect Taiwan by Monday, the Central Weather Bureau said Friday.
Taiwan won the big league division at the Little League Baseball (LLB) Asia-Pacific qualification tournament Friday with a rout of the Philippines.
The World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) announced on July 2 the launching of the “Premier12” world championship, a new men's National Team baseball event, which will be staged in November 2015 in Taiwan and feature the world's top 12 baseball powerhouses.