Saturday, November 15, 2014
Taiwan could become the world's first country to phase out all mercury-vapor street lamps if its plan to replace the traditional lights with more energy efficient LED technology by the end of 2016 is carried out., 1 Comment
Wu Ching-kuo (吳經國), president of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) since 2006, was re-elected Friday as head of the world's governing body of mostly amateur boxing.
Friday, November 14, 2014
The Financial Supervisory Commission's (FSC, 金管會) chairman Tseng Ming-chung (曾銘宗) met with the U.S. treasury from Nov. 2 till Nov. 5, 1 Comment
The Navy yesterday confirmed that it expects to spend NT$3-NT$4 billion to complete a design blueprint for a submarine in three years as it strives to build domestic submarines to replace its aging fleet.
New Taipei City's Public Health Department continued investigating fake lamb products made with a mixture of pork and mutton yesterday by inspecting six businesses suspected of being downstream buyers, where they were able to seize 552 kilograms of the blend., 1 Comment
Close Taiwan-U.S. ties and collaboration will not be affected by recent military cooperation agreements signed between the U.S. and mainland China, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said yesterday.
Taiwan should adopt an approach of value-added innovation, instead of relying on contract manufacturing for its future development, President Ma Ying-jeou said Thursday at a book launch at the Central News Agency in Taipei.
The government is considering a proposal to provide insurance coverage for users of YouBike, Taipei's public bicycle rental system, Minister of Transportation and Communications Yeh Kuang-shih said Thursday., 1 Comment
The Central Election Commission (CEC) said Thursday that a total of 18.5 million voters across Taiwan are eligible to vote in the Nov. 29 local elections.
Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC) Chairman Tseng Ming-chung (曾銘宗) confirmed yesterday that cross-strait meetings will be held by the end of the year to deliberate collaboration in the banking, insurance and securities industries.