Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Pan-green Taipei mayor aspirant Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday expressed a wish to communicate with Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairman Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) over the integration issue regarding Ko's stance in the elections.
Passengers arriving at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport after a long flight can now freshen up with a hot shower for free right at the arrivals hall.
The election office of Sean Lien (連勝文), a candidate for Taipei mayor, cannot open today as planned, as the owner of the office does not feel comfortable leasing his property for political purposes.
Companies that sell imported food products should make sure the ingredients are clearly labeled in Mandarin, otherwise they risk a fine of up to NT$3 million (US$99,000), health authorities said yesterday.
Mainland Affairs Council Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) and Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF) Chairman Lin Join-sane (林中森) gave a report yesterday on the recently concluded 10th round of high-level talks between the SEF and the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS) at the Legislature.
A group of activists on Tuesday urged opposition legislators to block the cross-strait trade in services agreement, especially the sections that would open Taiwan's advertising market to Chinese companies.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Legislative Yuan Speaker Wang Jin-pyng (王金平) said yesterday that realizing the congressional power of investigation requires efforts by lawmakers across party lines.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah and his wife on Monday presided over the ceremonial christening and launching of a new cargo-passenger ship that will sail between Taiwan and Matsu later this year.
The Taiwan Power Company (Taipower, 台電) released statistics yesterday saying that over the past two years the company has lowered costs by NT$24.072 billion.