Friday, August 21, 2015
A Formosan mountain dog, which is famous for its sensitivity and cleverness, was found to be dull in a drug user's house in Kaohsiung on Wednesday, due to the long-term influence of drug, police said Wednesday.
Taiwan electronics giant Foxconn said Tuesday it would invest US$200 million in leading Indian online marketplace Snapdeal as part of efforts to tap a huge potential market.
Police and a bomb crew were alerted Thursday after a pressurized gas cylinder was found in a container on a China Airlines flight from San Francisco shortly after it landed in Taiwan.
President Ma Ying-jeou Thursday reiterated the fact that the Nationalist government was the vanguard during the eight-year war (1937-1945) of resistance against Japan, while the communist party at the time served as an assisting force.
Taiwan's electronic toll collection (ETC) system developed by Taipei-based Far Eastern Electronic Toll Collection Co. (FETC) has won the 2015 Intelligent Transport System (ITS) World Congress Industry Award, according to the ITS Taiwan., 1 Comment
Labor groups held a press conference in Taipei yesterday, showing poll results indicating that many department stores force sales staff to work during typhoons, neglecting the personal safety of employees., 1 Comment
Thursday, August 20, 2015
Amid a poor climate for exports, Taiwan's major science parks recorded a slight gain in export value in the first half of the year, the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST, 科技部) said yesterday.
The number of convenience stores in Taiwan rose again in 2014 as store chain operators dedicated themselves to broadening their product lines and service coverage, the Fair Trade Commission (FTC) cited a survey as saying Wednesday.
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) chairwoman and presidential hopeful Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) called out rival Kuomintang (KMT) candidate Hong Hsiu-chu's (洪秀柱) stock tax pledge yesterday, stating it was "harmful" imitation of the DPP's plans three years ago.
It remains uncertain if Typhoon Goni will hit Taiwan directly as it moves closer to the island on Friday before spinning north, a weather expert said Wednesday.