Thursday, November 26, 2015
Minister of Finance Chang Sheng-ford (張盛和) said Wednesday that terror fears worldwide are likely to impose an adverse impact on Taiwan's exports.
The U.S. dollar fell against the New Taiwan dollar Wednesday, shedding NT$0.099 to close at NT$32.647 on the back of the continued month-end New Taiwan dollar-denominated fund demand from Taiwanese exporters, dealers said.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
President Ma Ying-jeou has "not ruled out" a visit to Taiping Island (太平島), an island in the Spratly Islands in the South China Sea for next month, after local media cited national security sources, yesterday., 2 Comments
A marine patrol cooperation agreement signed between Taiwan and the Philippines earlier this month is a "milestone" in bilateral relations that will be beneficial to both sides, a Philippines envoy said yesterday in Taipei.
The National Communications Commission (NCC, 國家通訊傳播委員會) said it would consider holding a hearing to examine the purchase of a majority stake in Taiwan's largest privately owned broadcaster, Eastern Broadcasting Company (EBC, 東森電視) by Dan Mintz, head of DMG Entertainment.
A recent survey has found that 95 percent of respondents support signing a document indicating their wish for palliative care if they suffer serious incurable illness, while 97 percent back physicians' legal immunity if they provide palliative care upon patient request.
The increasing occurrence of terrorist attacks should have limited impact on the global aviation market, according to EVA Airways, one of Taiwan's leading international carriers.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday warned Taiwanese nationals not to violate local laws when visiting Australia on working holiday programs after Australian police arrested a total of 27 Taiwanese citizens earlier this month on telecommunication fraud charges., 1 Comment
Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) intends to cancel added police patrols traditionally conducted during the Lunar New Year holiday period, city police officials told city councilors at a news conference yesterday.