Wednesday, December 17, 2014
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 ...
Taoyuan's first Mayor-elect Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) yesterday released an updated list for his preliminary cabinet and revealed an amended list for the first two deputy mayors of Taoyuan City.
A retired R.O.C. Navy commander was yesterday given a 15-year prison term for serving as a Chinese spy as the Taiwan Supreme Court announced its final verdict in the high-profile espionage case.
Premier Mao Chi-kuo (毛治國) cut off Minister Chiang Been-huang (蔣丙煌) of the Ministry of Health and Welfare (MHW, 衛生福利部) while he was explaining the ban on “pre-opened” milk powder in a Legislative Yuan meeting yesterday.
The Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) yesterday said that for the upcoming New Year holiday, all national freeways will not collect toll fees between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. on each day of the holidays.
The season's first cold spell will hit Taiwan Tuesday, sending the mercury down to the single digits, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Monday.