Friday, April 11, 2014
The Ministry of Health and Welfare (MHW) is planning to force food suppliers to mark nutrition facts based on the marketed serving-size of packaged foods from July 1 next year.
The Cleveland Indians Major League Baseball team announced Wednesday that it had officially added Taiwanese pitcher Lee Chen-chang to its 25-man roster.
Culture Minister Lung Ying-tai said yesterday that a planned meeting between herself and her Chinese counterpart has been canceled due to disagreement over how they should address each other.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah on Thursday instructed Cabinet agencies to follow the principle of zero-based budgeting and examine the priority and necessity of their planned spending for 2015 within a tight budget.
Nung Cheng Hsien (農正鮮) company was fined NT$3 million for putting a water-retaining agent in frozen meat to increase the weight of the products for higher profits, Kaohsiung City Government's Department of Health (DOH) announced yesterday., 1 Comment
Thursday, April 10, 2014
With the implementation delay of the Cross-Strait Trade in Services Agreement, many countries have placed a hold on their current trade negotiations with Taiwan, said Economic Minister Chang Chia-juch (張家祝) yesterday., 6 Comments
The Executive Yuan will be filing for civil compensation of NT$3 million from the protesters that barged into the Executive Yuan on March 23, Cabinet spokesman Su Li-chun (孫立群) said yesterday., 2 Comments
Justice Minister Lo Ying-hsueh (羅瑩雪) fended off questions and accusations from the main opposition party regarding actions taken by prosecutors and police over the student-led demonstrators who have occupied the Legislative Yuan for several weeks and attempted to take over the Executive Yuan on March 23., 3 Comments
Deputy Economic Minister Duh Tyzz-jiun (杜紫軍) said yesterday that a draft bill on monitoring cross-strait agreements supported by student protesters has many flaws and is thus unfeasible., 4 Comments
President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday urged the United States to help Taiwan build diesel-electric submarines to strengthen the island's defense capabilities.