Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Taiwan set a new single-month record for export orders in September because of strong demand for electronic and communications devices, according to Ministry of Economic Affairs figures released Monday.
Lawmakers yesterday urged the cabinet-level Veterans Affairs Council (VAC, 退輔會) to check the identities of R.O.C. veterans currently living in mainland China to make sure no Chinese nationals have defrauded veterans' pensions.
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) recently warned locals of a job interview scam that many users of the popular free messaging service WeChat have fallen victim to., 1 Comment
William A. Stanton, former director of the Taipei office of the American Institute in Taiwan, has been named interim senior vice president for Global Affairs at National Tsing Hua University (NTHU), widely regarded as one of Taiwan's top schools.
An Air Force major general did not misuse public property during a recent mountain-climbing event on Taiwan's tallest peak, Yushan, last month, the R.O.C. Air Force said yesterday.
There are still good opportunities for Taiwan in the Internet of Things (IoT, 物聯網) era because of a strong demand for hardware manufacturing, the chairman of the state-funded Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI) said Monday.
International students in Taiwan named xialongbao (steamed dumplings) their favorite food and the scenic Sun Moon Lake in Nantou County their favorite scenic spot in the country, according to the results of a government poll released Monday.
Transportation Minister Yeh Kuang-shih told legislators Monday that fatality rates for motorcycle accidents involving college students will be publicized on a monthly basis as part of the Ministry of Transportation and Communications' efforts to reduce traffic deaths., 2 Comments
Taiwan's Luo Hsiao-hung won a gold medal in women's 100m breaststroke event by clocking 2:10.51 at the Asian Para Games in Incheon, South Korea Sunday.
Taiwan has taken the delivery of six more AH-64E Apache attack helicopters from the United States, the fifth and final batch of a NT$59.31 billion (US$1.95 billion) order for 30 of the newest Apache model.