Wednesday, August 26, 2015
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC, 金管會) called an ad-hoc "pledging ceremony" yesterday to urge the financial sector to help lift the equity market.
The head of Taiwan's leading representative of industries stated yesterday that a return to the predicament of "unpaid work leave" was a possibility due to current economic uncertainties.
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential hopeful Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) faced criticism yesterday from a local newspaper over her "wait and see" attitude regarding the current economic and stock market crisis., 2 Comments
President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday again called on opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate and chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen to explain what she means by maintaining the status quo in cross-strait relations, stressing that Tsai's failure to do so could make Taiwan a troublemaker in the international community again., 1 Comment
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday said Taiwan has officially become a member of the North Pacific Fisheries Commission (NPFC), a regional organization that regulates all deep-sea fishing activity in the northern Pacific Ocean.
The European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan (ECCT) hosted its annual roundtable lunch with the Taipei municipal government on Monday, marking its first meeting with Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je, who took office in December 2014.
The commander of the United States Pacific Fleet said yesterday that the latest situation on the Korean Peninsula where both sides ended a military standoff through dialogue is a great example on how to resolve similar conflicts.
People interested in seeing Taiwan's most advanced helicopter, the AH-64E Apache, will have a chance to do so later this year when the military will hold open days at two of its bases, the Ministry of National Defense said Tuesday.
The Ministry of National Defense (MND, 國防部) announced last night that it would not be able to end conscription as scheduled.
Interior Minister Chen Wei-zen honored 35 missionaries on Monday for their long-term contributions to Taiwan during stays that have averaged more than 35 years.