Sunday, October 11, 2015
Yunlin was ranked the most popular of the 11 tourism destinations in an online voting held by the Tourism Bureau.
National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) in Southern Taiwan said it has produced a fish feed additive that could double the survival rate of grouper fry.
HTC Corp. (宏達電) teamed up with Taiwan's National Palace Museum (NPM, 國立故宮博物院) Thursday to transform an art exhibition into an interactive showroom, using the HTC Vive virtual reality headset.
Saturday, October 10, 2015
"I will respect the Central Standing Committee's (CSC, 中常會) decision," wrote the current Kuomintang (KMT, 國民黨) presidential candidate, Hung Hsiu-chu (洪秀柱), in a text message to KMT Chairman Eric Chu (朱立倫) yesterday.
Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), chairwoman and presidential candidate of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), visited the Cabinet Office building (內閣廳府廳舍) in Japan yesterday, nearing the end of her four-day "friendship tour."
The opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is planning to form a new Information and Electronic Warfare Command headquarters within Taiwan's military to counter future cyberattacks if the party wins the presidential election next January, a local newspaper reported yesterday.
The Council of Agriculture's (COA, 農委會) Fisheries Agency confirmed on Friday that a Pingtung-registered fishing boat had violated the shark fin harvesting laws, as claimed by Greenpeace.
Traffic was slow on some major freeways on the first day of the Oct. 9-11 National Day weekend, despite rainfall and traffic controls.
Tsai Ing-wen, chairwoman and presidential candidate of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), will attend the National Day ceremony Saturday, leading a contingent of 23 DPP elected officials and ranking party members, a DPP spokesman said Friday.
Apple Inc.'s new smartphone models -- the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus -- went on sale in Taiwan early Friday, drawing long lines of customers who had been waiting for many hours in front of electronics retailers and telecom stores.