Saturday, September 13, 2014
Vice President Wu Den-yih (吳敦義) said Friday that he respects the decision of Bert J. Lim (林建山), president of public policy think tank the World Economics Society, to withdraw his name as a nominee for a member of the Control Yuan.
Chinese President Xi Jinping called for Beijing and Moscow to offer each other a “helping hand” in the face of external challenges, at talks with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in Tajikistan Thursday, state media reported.
Friday, September 12, 2014
Taiwan-native Baltimore Orioles starter Wei-Yin Chen (陳偉殷) on Wednesday pitched perfectly into the sixth inning until the perfection was broken by a Red Sox rookie catcher who doubled for his first major league hit.
Imports of edible lard oil products from Hong Kong will now be suspended with immediate effect, Vice Minister of Health and Welfare Shiu Ming-neng (許銘能) said yesterday.
The government yesterday froze nine bank accounts belonging to Chang Guann Co. (強冠), totaling some NT$79 million in funds, to prevent the company from exonerating itself from financial obligations arising from the tainted oil scandal., 1 Comment
Premier Jiang Yi-huah directed the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) Thursday to review the existing Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) certification system to see if it should be abolished or improved.
Ministry of Health and Welfare (MHW) Chief Chiu Wen-ta (邱文達) stated yesterday that it is more important to deal with problems at their current stage than to investigate who should be held liable for the issue; as for the performance of Food and Drug Administration (FDA) .., 1 Comment
Australia is the most expensive place for an international student to attend university, ahead of Singapore and the United States, with India the cheapest, a study showed.
The Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) said that Germany-based Siemens confirmed there are some problems with railway switches that recently caused a delay on the Taiwan High Speed Rail (THSR) service; .......
Taiwan's military on Thursday called on the public to act rationally and avoid disrupting its training exercises, one day after residents of Penghu County staged a protest that hampered a live-fire drill in the island county.