Thursday, November 26, 2015
Rationing of electricity and protests by environmentalists are the main disadvantages of making investments in Taiwan, said Morris Chang (張忠謀), chairman of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC, 台積電).
Minister of the Interior Chen Wei-zen (陳威仁) said Wednesday that the government has tightened its border controls and stepped up intelligence-sharing in the wake of the recent Paris terrorist attacks that killed nearly 130 people.
With Taiwan's national flag shown on the latest video released by the Islamic State (IS), the radical Islamist group also known as ISIS or ISIL, Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said Wednesday that he wonders why Taiwan is on the IS target list., 1 Comment
Starting Thursday, Taiwan will step up its efforts to improve flight safety by employing sniffer dogs to check all aircraft departing for Europe, the Aviation Police Bureau said Wednesday.
Lawmakers say they are planning to review a bill on Friday that would provide partial National Health Insurance (NHI) coverage for students from mainland China.
Temperatures in Taiwan are expected to drop overnight Wednesday due to a cold air mass, with northern Taiwan likely to see a low of 13 degrees Celsius Thursday, according to the Central Weather Bureau.
Local police caught a Thai traveler trying to transport six gas cartridges with a total capacity of 2.46 liters at the Taoyuan Taiwan International Airport Wednesday.
A 25 year-old Taiwanese man was found dead on an EVA Airways flight Wednesday while the aircraft was in the air, destined for the Indonesian capital of Jakarta, from Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport.
Taiwan and the United States will hold their first digital economy forum in December in an effort to strengthen bilateral cooperation in the field and promote the digital environment.
Amendments to three broadcast laws will not reach a vote this year and must roll over to the Legislative Yuan's new term after the Jan. 16 general elections, according to Speaker Wang Jin-pyng (王金平).