The Central Bank defended its actions after the U.S, put Taiwan on a currency watch list in a report released on April 29.
It's been a busy start to the year for the Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL).
The recent detention of a Taiwanese fishing boat by the Japanese authorities has underscored that if Taiwan were to give up the ace in its sleeve -- eased cross-Taiwan Strait relations -- it will be accorded less dignified treatment, a former national security official warned Saturday., 1 Comment
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said Saturday that an apparent flip-flop on plans to phase out an MRT fare discount was intended to boost metro use rather than his approval rating.
Taiwan will introduce several new measures in May, including the implementation of stricter passport and boarding pass checks at boarding gates for international flights with effect from Sunday.
President-elect Tsai Ing-wen said Saturday that Taiwan has no "preset position" on imports of U.S. pork containing leanness-enhancing drugs, according to Cabinet spokesman-designate Tung Chen-yuan., 1 Comment
Taiwan will send two patrol ships Sunday to international waters near a Japanese-controlled atoll in the Western Pacific to protect Taiwanese fishermen operating in the area.
President-elect Tsai Ing-wen is expected to officially announce plans to attend the inauguration of the expanded Panama Canal, scheduled for June 26, after taking office on May 20, the Chinese-language United Daily News reported on Saturday, citing sources in Panama City.
Republican presidential nomination candidate Ted Cruz suggested that the U.S. air carrier USS Stennis should be sent to Taiwan after mainland China denied permission for the vessel to make a port call in Hong Kong.
Concentrations of fine particulate matter smaller than 2.5 micrometers (PM2.5) were at "high" and "very high" levels in areas north of Tainan in western Taiwan, with the air pollution PM2.5 indexes there reaching between 8-10, the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) reported Saturday.