Sunday, November 29, 2015
Taiwan is facing a lack of migrant domestic workers as neighboring countries offer better pay and work conditions, a local newspaper reported yesterday., 3 Comments
Saturday, November 28, 2015
Former Ting Hsin Oil and Fat Industrial Co. Chairman Wei Ying-chung (魏應充), suspected to be behind a series of food safety scandals starting in 2013, was found not guilty yesterday in a ruling by the Changhua District Court due to lack of evidence., 2 Comments
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and her running mate Chen Chien-ren (陳建仁) officially registered their bid for the 14th term of the president and vice president of the R.O.C. yesterday in Taipei amid cheering supporters., 1 Comment
A bill intended to include mainland Chinese students in Taiwan in the country's National Health Insurance (NHI) program was shelved by the Legislative Yuan Friday amid strong objection from opposition lawmakers.
Gasoline and diesel prices in Taiwan are expected to rise next week in the wake of a rebound in international crude oil prices amid geopolitical tension, market sources said yesterday.
The Islamic State has given an unwanted nod to Taiwan's four-decade struggle for international recognition, displaying the island's flag and naming it as part of the "enemy coalition" fighting the group., 1 Comment
Taiwan could see more chilly weather from Dec. 3 under the effects of a new cold air mass, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said yesterday.
The number of dengue fever cases in Kaohsiung has reached a record high of 15,022 since the start of May, breaking the city's whole-year figure for 2014, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said yesterday.
There were 1,380 traffic fatalities in the first 10 months of 2015 on Taiwan's roads, a drop of 112 year-on-year, the Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) said yesterday.
A magazine published by the R.O.C. government that records Taiwan's evolution on various fronts over the past decades yesterday celebrated its 40th anniversary in Taipei.