Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Taiwan will become one of the first few countries to sell the successors to Apple Inc.'s iPhone 6 and 6 Plus models, according to a source familiar with the matter.
A total of 19 deaths in Taiwan suspected of having been caused by dengue fever were reported as of Aug. 31, Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control said yesterday.
The main opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) raised more money than the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) last year, according to a financial report on political donations released by the Control Yuan on Tuesday.
Opposition People First Party Chairman James Soong, who is running in the 2016 presidential election, said Tuesday that he does not rule out the possibility of cooperating with other parties.
A Foreign Ministry-initiated camp that includes young adults from six countries in Western Asia is currently taking place in Taiwan as part of an ongoing effort to promote closer ties, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
EasyCard Corp. said Tuesday all 15,000 sets of stored-value cards featuring photos of Japanese porn star Yui Hatano sold out as of 4:18 a.m.
Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te (賴清德) has maintained his place as the best performing head of a local government in Taiwan and also has the highest public approval rating, according to an annual survey published by CommonWealth magazine Tuesday.
A magnitude-5.5 earthquake hit the eastern county of Hualien at 9:24 p.m. Tuesday, the Central Weather Bureau said.
Morgan Stanley on Tuesday slashed its forecasts for Taiwan's economic growth this year and next year due to worsening exports and a slowdown in domestic consumption.
Taiwan and the U.S. State of Arizona have recently signed a reciprocal driver's license agreement which allows the citizens of the two sides to exchange their non-commercial driver's license for a local license without taking a written or road test, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Monday.