Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) recently warned locals of rampant pre-paid game card scams that many users of the popular free messaging service Line have fallen victim to.
The United States government will not intervene in Taiwan's elections, an American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) spokesman said yesterday in an attempt to refute former AIT official Richard Bush's earlier statement that Washington could do so in the 2016 presidential election.
Taiwanese people's ignorance of HIV and AIDS have not changed much over the past two decades, a local group said Monday, urging the public to educate themselves about the disease., 1 Comment
Two large groups of sunspots will remain visible to the naked eye in Taiwan on Wednesday as solar activity reaches its peak, according to the Taipei Astronomical Museum.
Monday, September 15, 2014
Wowprime Corporation (王品集團) held a press conference yesterday afternoon to apologize for a “misunderstanding” with the Taichung City Government's Health Bureau regarding its use of lard oil, as well as over its brand Famonn Coffee's (曼咖啡) use of tainted oil in its tomato vegetable soup.
Taiwan's main combat aircraft will practice emergency takeoffs and landings on a freeway Tuesday as part of the military's annual Han Kuang series of exercises that kick off Monday.
The Ministry of National Defense (MND) announced that a recall order has come into effect at 12:00 p.m. Sunday and all reserve military personnel are required to report to their assigned units before 8:00 a.m.
Dharma Drum Mountain (DDM) Buddhist Temple announced the winners of the fifth Caring for Life Awards on Sunday to show its recognition of people who have fought and overcome diseases and disabilities.
Sunday, September 14, 2014
The boss of a company whose tainted oils have triggered one of the biggest food product recalls ever in Taiwan was detained yesterday, with the Pingtung District Court ordering Yeh Wen-hsiang (葉文祥), chairman of Chang Guann Co. (強冠企業股份有限公司), be detained to prevent him from possibly colluding with witnesses and other suspects, destroying evidence and fleeing the country, prosecutors said., 1 Comment
One of the biggest food product recalls in the nation's history continued yesterday as health authorities identified more vendors who used tainted oils., 2 Comments