Wednesday, October 22, 2014
A 24-year-old male student was confirmed to be the 21st measles case of the year at Ren-ai Township (仁愛鄉) in Nantou County, said the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) yesterday.
Independent candidate Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) would beat Sean Lien (連勝文) of the Kuomintang (KMT) by a margin of 13 percentage points if the Taipei mayoral election were to be held now, according to a survey released Tuesday.
President Ma Ying-jeou on Tuesday called for the public and relevant government agencies to be on guard against Ebola, a disease that has already killed more than 4,500 people, mostly in Africa.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) said yesterday that the Ji Yuan Pu (JYP, 吉園圃) safety label for produce will be terminated by the Council of Agriculture (COA) effective June 15, 2019.
The voyage data recorder of the research ship which sank off the outlying islands of Penghu on Oct. 10 has been found and recovered, advancing the investigation into the cause of the accident, a prosecutor said Tuesday.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah said Tuesday that marijuana use will remain illegal in Taiwan, a position that is supported by experts and scholars., 1 Comment
Kuomintang Legislator Ting Shou-chung (丁守中) submitted a petition to Taiwan's Constitutional Court on Tuesday requesting a constitutional interpretation on a proposal to change the voting age.
EVA Airways (長榮航空), Taiwan's second largest airline, is launching four weekly round-trip flights between Taipei (Taoyuan International Airport) and Houston, Texas beginning July 1, 2015, EVA President Cheng Chuan-yi said Tuesday.
As the government prepares to introduce a new regulation to levy more tax from big investors, the Taiwan Securities Association (TSA) recommended against the idea, saying that it will hamper the capital market's development.