Minister of Economic Affairs Lee Chih-kung (李世光) speaks at an interpellation session at the Legislative Yuan on Wednesday, June 29.
After the government introduced a new ban on employees working for seven days in a row, businesses including convenience stores complained that the measure would be inconvenient.
Shares in Taiwan ended higher Wednesday, driven by rebounds in markets in the United States following tumbles caused by the United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union, dealers said.
Rescue personnel from the National Airborne Service Corps unload the body of a man who fell to his death near the north peak of Qilai Mountain in Hualien on Wednesday, June 29.
Beijing Wednesday reiterated the "one-China" principle and "1992 Consensus" as it blamed stalled cross-strait relations on President Tsai Ing-wen's failure to commit to what it called the basis for a peaceful cross-strait relationship.
The Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation (TWSE) and Bursa Malaysia Berhad (Bursa Malaysia) signed the second Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to undertake a joint study to explore capital market opportunities to expand various areas of potential cross-border cooperation, .........
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) has issued an orange travel alert for Istanbul after the city's main airport was hit by a string of suicide bombings on Tuesday night that killed at least 36 people and wounded other 147.
A total of 10 direct charter flights will be offered from Hong Kong to Hualien in Eastern Taiwan over the summer, a Hualien tourism official said.
Lin Shu-cheung, a Da-Yeh University senior in the Department of Leisure and Recreation Management, poses for an underwater graduation picture in this photo provided by the university on Wednesday, June 29.
President Tsai Ing-wen witnessed the signing of an aviation treaty between the Republic of China and Paraguay, Taiwan's only diplomatic ally in South America.