Friday, September 26, 2014
A delegation of about 20 Japanese lawmakers is set to visit Taiwan to attend the Republic of China National Day celebrations, in line with precedent set in previous years, a foreign affairs official said Thursday.
It is not enough to impose severe penalties on violators when food safety problems arise, the general manager of a well-known Taiwanese food company said Thursday, urging the government to help food handlers comply with safety regulations.
The Central Bank of the Republic of China announced Thursday that it has decided following a quarterly policymaking meeting to leave key interest rates unchanged.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah gave the the Ministry of Economic Affairs a directive Thursday to strengthen efforts to help with the transformation of businesses in the old-economy sector and to increase their output.
President Ma Ying-jeou attributed Thursday the growing number of tourists visiting Taiwan in recent years to an “irresistible appeal” resulting from government measures that have made the country a more convenient and friendly environment for visitors.
Thursday, September 25, 2014
China Airlines and airport police yesterday seized missile parts resembling 28 missile warheads in China Airlines' Taiwan Air Cargo Terminal at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport.
Pan-green independent Taipei mayoral candidate Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday slammed the alleged leak of conversations between him and his medical team as being “almost like the Watergate (scandal)” after local media reported the leak.
Taiwan won 2 more gold medals at the 17th Asian Games yesterday, one in the women's tennis team competition and one in bowling.
Taiwan proved no match for the explosive South Korean batters whose three home runs crushed Chinese Taipei at the baseball event of the Asian Games held in Incheon, South Korea yesterday.