Friday, August 29, 2014
A second Basic Wage Deliberation Committee meeting is slated to be held today with a better chance of companies dispatching representatives to attend.
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator Tsai Huang-liang (蔡煌瑯), together with KTV operators and songwriters, held a public hearing yesterday calling for the Taiwan Intellectual Property Office (TIPO) to revise Article 64 of the Copyright Law.
Shares of Addcn Technology Co. (數字科技), one of Taiwan's online trading platform operators, plunged Thursday after several executives of the company were indicted in connection with alleged illegal activities by the company, dealers said.
The Tourism Bureau began preparations Thursday for repairs on the iconic Queen's Head rock formation at Yehliu Geopark in New Taipei, in a bid to protect the popular tourist attraction from further erosion.
Gross national wealth grew 5.6 percent over 2012 to end at NT$197.5 trillion (US$6.6 trillion), thanks largely to rising land values, according to the latest data from the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS, 主計處)., 1 Comment
Education Minister Wu Se-hwa (吳思樺) yesterday stated that a new regulation to classify students who are applying to schools using the exam-free admissions policy is currently being developed for the ease of admissions distribution.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Newly appointed Labor Minister Chen Hsiung-wu (陳雄文) yesterday stated that contingency plans stand ready to break a possible stalemate in minimum wage negotiations, during an interview with the Central News Agency (CNA).
Executives of Addcn Technology Co. (Addcn, 數字科技), an operator of a variety of online trading platforms ranging from cars to houses, were indicted by prosecutors yesterday for allegedly accumulating illegal profits of NT$18.6 billion.
Kuomintang (KMT) councilors yesterday pressed official misconduct charges against Kaohsiung Mayor Chen Chu (陳菊) at the Kaohsiung District Prosecutors Office over the fatal gas explosion incident that killed 30 and injured more than 300 people., 1 Comment
Kuomintang (KMT) spokesman Charles Chen (陳以信) said yesterday that the ruling party began tallying its assets since 2000, and up until July this year, it has relinquished 216 pieces of real estate.