Premier Lin Chuan on Monday denied that the government's efforts to encourage investment in Southeast Asia were meant to divert investment from mainland China.
The decline in President Tsai Ing-wen's popularity appears to have ebbed, with poll results released Monday showing an approval rating of 44 percent -- down less than 1 percent from the previous month after slipping 25.9 percentage points since May.
Taiwan's Minister of Economic Affairs Lee Chih-kung (李世光) elaborated on his government's policy of making Taiwan nuclear-free by 2025 and the many challenges that remain on the road to that goal, in an interview with the Japanese daily Asahi Shimbun published Sunday.
Like most longtime baseball fans in Taiwan, I vividly remember Nov. 18, 2001 as if it were yesterday.
President Tsai Ing-wen's approval rating has risen 1.6 percentage points to 50.6 percent, according to a national survey released Sunday by the Taiwan Style Foundation (台灣世代智庫) think tank.
Kuomintang Chairwoman Hung Hsiu-chu on Sunday called on party members to "help save the KMT in this time of difficulty" and said she would be among the first to participate in a party fundraising campaign that starts this week.
Demonstrators hold a banner reading "Youngsters demand labor rights, refuse elimination of national holidays" as they march to the Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) headquarters in Taipei, Sunday, Oct. 23.
This fall, the University of Southern California (USC) welcomed its most diverse class of freshmen, who also had the highest high-school grades on record.
The largest delegation of Chinese Olympians ever to visit Taiwan kicked off their trip Sunday as officials voiced hopes that sports exchanges between the two sides would continue despite worsening relations.
An Investigation Bureau official has been detained on corruption charges after allegedly leaking information regarding a probe into suspected financial irregularities at Phison Electronics.