Wednesday, December 17, 2014
No Taiwanese nationals were found to be injured or were held hostage during a one-man siege at a cafe in Sydney, Australia, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday, after Australian police authorities stormed the cafe to bring an end to the 16-hour crisis.
The Ministry of Labor said Tuesday that premiums for the national labor insurance program will go up by 0.5 percentage points next year, affecting nearly 10 million workers — just under half Taiwan's population., 1 Comment
Hua Nan Commercial Bank, the flagship banking subsidiary of Taiwan-based Hua Nan Financial Holding Co, said Tuesday that it has secured approval from the China Banking Regulatory Commission to open a Shanghai branch.
The much-anticipated Taipei Children's Amusement Park officially opened Tuesday, attracting hundreds of visitors within the first few minutes.
After registering to run in the Taichung lawmaker by-election, Cabinet Deputy Secretary-General Hsiao Chia-chi (蕭家淇) announced yesterday that he will be resigning from his current position to focus on his next goal.
Northrop Grumman has delivered the first of several developmental radars sold to Taiwan as an upgrade for their Lockheed Martin F-16s, UK media reported recently.
Taiwan's new Coast Guard Administration (CGA) head yesterday pledged to beef up the CGA's patrol and expel intruding Chinese fishing vessels to better protect the nation's maritime territory.
A reform package approved by the International Olympic Committee (IOC, 國際奧委會) has many baseball fans in Taiwan and around the world hoping that baseball and softball will be included in the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Chen Deming (陳德銘), president of China's Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS, 海協會) missed the opportunity to meet Taipei Mayor-elect Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday ...