Friday, April 17, 2015
Taiwan's gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to grow 3.56 percent from a year earlier, the Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research (CIER, 中華經濟研究院), one of Taiwan's leading think tanks, said Thursday.
If enacted, electricity rationing would affect industrial users first and be unlikely to ever reach household users, said the Bureau of Energy under the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部)., 1 Comment
The Council of Agriculture (COA, 農委會) announced yesterday that it will continue to push forward amending regulations on setting up and managing farms, and is preparing to launch a nationwide conference at the beginning of May in order to tackle the issue and ban illegally constructed farms.
A former chief of the Taipei City Government's Finance Department yesterday fired back at allegations that the administration of then-Mayor Ma Ying-jeou benefited Farglory Construction Co. in the bidding process for the Taipei Dome.
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) officially declared her candidacy for the 2016 presidential race on Wednesday, emphasizing she would participate in "the Republic of China's (R.O.C.) next presidential election on behalf of the DPP."
CNN on Wednesday picked eight restaurants that it said serves the best beef noodles in Taipei, a city that it noted has an annual festival devoted to the dish.
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Stornaway was planning new compensation measures for buyers of its rose tea after they were found to contain pesticide residues, said company representative Chen Yu-hui (陳玉惠) yesterday., 1 Comment
The largest Japan tourism expo Taiwan has ever seen will kick off Friday and is expected to attract 80,000 people, organizers said Thursday.
A new distance-based electronic toll system implemented last year has created significant savings in time for those using the country's Freeway No. 1, the National Freeway Bureau said Thursday.
EVA Airways, one of Taiwan's leading international carriers, said Thursday it will add more flights to its Taiwan-Singapore route starting June 21 to expand its transit services to Southeast Asian countries.