Tuesday, April 22, 2014
People planning to travel to the Middle East should pay attention to their personal hygiene, as the season for an often fatal disease has begun there, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said.
Over 30 percent of the bottled water sold in Taipei is nothing more than tap water, according to the results of a recent survey conducted by city environmental protection authorities and released yesterday.
Chances of rain could increase from today under the influence of a weather front and strengthening seasonal winds, the Central Weather Bureau said Monday.
The Forestry Bureau yesterday announced that a habitat for the wild Chinese white dolphin, a species of humpback dolphins in danger of extinction, is scheduled to be built covering 76,300 hectares along the West Coast.
The Ministry of Culture yesterday threw its weight behind the opening of Taiwan's printing industry to China under a service trade pact, saying it believes current government measures can assure that the opening will not have a negative impact on Taiwan's publishing sector.
Monday, April 21, 2014
Following the recently concluded student activist occupation of the Legislature, President Ma Ying-jeou said yesterday that he will communicate more with young adults in order to find a direction for the proposed Kuomintang (KMT) reforms., 1 Comment
Japan's defense minister said Sunday there have been an “abnormal” number of flights by Russian military aircraft close to Japanese islands in recent days., 1 Comment
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairman Su Tseng-chang called on Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin Sunday morning to seek his support for DPP's proposal to hold a referendum on Taiwan's fourth nuclear plant.
Haiti's President Michel Joseph Martelly is scheduled to arrive in Taiwan Monday on a four-day state visit, during which the two countries will sign a joint communique and a new agreement, according to Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs.