Wednesday, May 27, 2015
The Taiwan Stock Exchange (TWSE, 台灣證交所) last year aimed to fulfil its corporate social responsibility, including advancing the local economy, conducting work for social charities and promoting environmental protection.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015
Taipei - President Ma Ying-jeou called for putting aside differences and promoting the joint development of resources in a "South China Sea Peace Initiative" during a forum in Taipei on Tuesday amid rising tensions in the region.
An investigation team from the New Taipei District Prosecutors Office (NTDPO, 新北地檢署) led by Prosecutor Chu Ren-jie (褚仁傑), summoned four police officers yesterday for allegedly shielding and abetting a loan shark and reportedly forcing borrowers to transfer house and land deeds to the alleged loan shark, according to the Bureau of Investigation (BOI, 調查局).
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Renowned Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien (侯孝賢) on Sunday took home the accolade of Best Director from the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival for his first historical martial arts piece "The Assassin" (聶隱娘).
As Beijing wrestles with neighboring countries over maritime territory, President Ma Ying-jeou will propose his South China Sea Peace Initiative today, seeking to become an active player in the promotion of peace and stability in the region., 1 Comment
Heavy rainfall yesterday and over the weekend that was concentrated on the central and southern regions of Taiwan has caused flooding as the government has scrambled to issue warnings across the area.
The manufacturing sector saw another tumble in the last three months according to the April economic forecast report published yesterday, the Taiwan Institute of Economic Research (TIER, 台經院) has announced.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday defended Taipei City Government Clean Government Committee (CGC, 臺北市政府廉政透明委員會) member Hung Chih-kun (洪智坤) after Kuomintang (KMT) .
The fourth meeting of the legislative Constitution Amendment Committee yesterday rejected draft proposals for resurrecting the former system under which the president's nominee for premier must be confirmed by a Legislature vote, after both the Kuomintang (KMT) and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) failed to reach a consensus.
Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), chairwoman of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and its candidate for the 2016 presidential election, said at the launch of her campaign office in Taipei Monday that she will run a clean and transparent campaign., 2 Comments