Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Taiwan was placed under Tier 1 for the sixth consecutive year in the annual Trafficking in Persons report released by the U.S. Department of State on Monday, indicating that Taiwan continues to make an effort to address the problem.
Taiwan Changhua District Court's latest report states that the oil products of Ting Hsin Oil and Fat Industrial Co. (頂新製油實業) are not refuse oil and are suitable for human consumption, according to a press release issued by Ting Hsin yesterday.
Taipei City Police Department said in an investigative report Tuesday that three reporters who were arrested in the early hours of July 24 were suspected of breaking into the Ministry of Education complex that night, along with a group of students protesters.
Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) on Tuesday lifted its travel warning to Seoul after the South Korean government declared earlier in the day an end to the outbreak of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) that killed 36 people.
A 27-year-old man who wounded four passengers in a random knife attack at a Taipei Metro station on July 20 was indicted Tuesday on charges of attempted murder.
Hail pelted down on parts of Northern and Eastern Taiwan on Tuesday afternoon during a period of extreme weather islandwide, the Central Weather Bureau said.
An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.4 on the Richter scale shook Northern Taiwan at 2:59 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Central Weather Bureau.
Tuesday, July 28, 2015
Deputy Education Minister (MOE, 教育部), Chen Der-hwa (陳德華), said yesterday that the ministry will not withdraw its lawsuits against students who stormed the MOE last Thursday evening, claiming that CCTV footage of ...............
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said yesterday that the high school curriculum guidelines controversy required that both president and premier state their position on the matter, and not just the minister of education.