Friday, April 25, 2014
President Ma Ying-jeou will meet Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairman Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) this morning to talk about the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant, the Presidential Office said yesterday.
Former President Lee Teng-hui said on Facebook yesterday that the media had taken his remarks on Taiwan's nuclear policy out of context, stressing that he opposes firing up the uranium-fueled Fourth Nuclear Power Plant.
Fuel rods will not be installed before a national referendum concerning the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant is held, Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) said yesterday during the Cabinet's weekly meeting.
A Ministry of Economic Affairs official yesterday insisted that delaying the Cross-Strait Trade in Services Agreement will affect Taiwan's bid to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).
The Tainan District Prosecutors Office yesterday detained three suspects involved in a meat scam after a local company was found allegedly colluding with military personnel to sell meat products containing a water-retaining agent, a food additive that increases the weight of products to garner higher profits, to military units around the country.
Finance Minister Chang Sheng-ford (張盛和) yesterday attributed the soaring realty prices in Taipei to three causes, namely speculative capital flows, a supply and demand imbalance and market expectations.
A male elementary school teacher was reportedly spotted hugging and kissing one of his female students on a tour bus during the graduation trip last November.
A Malaysian cooking demonstration organized by the Welcome to Taipei International Club (WTIC) was held at the Taipei World Trade Center Club's 33rd floor banquet hall in mid-April, according to a press release of the WTIC.
The United States government has not expressed concern over the possibility of Taiwan holding a national referendum to decide the fate of the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.