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Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Taiwan -- Nation braces for Typhoon Matmo
School and work are canceled today in all parts of the nation except Lienchiang County near mainland China due to Typhoon Matmo, which made its landfall this morning, the Executive Yuan announced yesterday.
National Security Council advisor Hsieh Li-kung (謝立功) said yesterday that if the Kuomintang (KMT) were to nominate him as mayoral candidate for Keelung, he will do his best to win the election.
Taiwan -- NSC advisor willing to run in Keelung mayoral election
Taiwan -- Flights canceled, highways closed for typhoon
The Suhua Highway that connects Suao and Hualien has been closed due to potential landslides and falling rocks that might hit passing vehicles, the Directorate General of Highways (DGH) announced yesterday.
Economics Minister Chang Chia-juch (張家祝) yesterday said he will ensure that the First Nuclear Power Plant will provide a stable flow of electricity, adding that the power plant will not suspend operations.
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Taiwan Woman's Link yesterday urged the Taiwan High Court to amend divorce laws after a 90-year-old woman surnamed Yu was unable to divorce her husband after being separated for 20 years.
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The Presidential Office on late Monday confirmed that Navy Vice Admiral Huo Li-ching (霍立青) will officially take over as the new chief aide-de-camp to the president next month.
The R.O.C. Navy yesterday promised to levy punishments on an non-commissioned officer (NCO) who allegedly abused a dog with an iron bar, adding that it had reported the incident to the Kaohsiung City Animal Protection Office (APO) for further investigation.
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The first ever youth advisory group of the Executive Yuan yesterday convened its first meeting and made a consensus of scattering the 25 advisors into six teams and holding a large meeting with Premier Jiang Yi-huah's (江宜樺) attendance every three months.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) is expected to hold a summer camp to expand Taiwanese youths' interest in international affairs and the development of nongovernment organizations (NGO) on Aug. 13, adding that the courses and lectures will be given in all-English environment.
Taiwan Solidarity Union lawmaker Chou Ni-An (周倪安) said yesterday that the official written statement charging Cheng Chieh (鄭捷) with homicide has been leaked to the media, causing a serious invasion of the victims' and their families' privacy.
  
  
  
  
  
  
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