Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Taiwan High Speed Rail Corp. (THSRC,台灣高鐵) plans to restructure its finances and reduce its debt burden built up from years of losses, the company said Tuesday.
Chang Hwa Bank (彰化銀行) yesterday staged a board of directors meeting that resulted in an adjustment in the company's boardroom composition.
A Taiwanese man and two of his Vietnamese tenants were killed and two others were injured in a fire that broke out early Tuesday morning in a three-story apartment building in Taipei, authorities said.
Chunghwa Telecom Co., Taiwan's largest telecom operator, signed an agreement Tuesday with leading carriers in Asia to build a multi-terabit submarine cable system that will provide direct fiber connectivity to five countries in the Trans-Pacific region.
A motorist who stopped his car in front of the Presidential Office Tuesday in a restricted area was investigated by police, who found a canister of gasoline in his car.
A 24-year-old male student was confirmed to be the 21st measles case of the year at Ren-ai Township (仁愛鄉) in Nantou County, said the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) yesterday.
Independent candidate Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) would beat Sean Lien (連勝文) of the Kuomintang (KMT) by a margin of 13 percentage points if the Taipei mayoral election were to be held now, according to a survey released Tuesday.
President Ma Ying-jeou on Tuesday called for the public and relevant government agencies to be on guard against Ebola, a disease that has already killed more than 4,500 people, mostly in Africa.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) said yesterday that the Ji Yuan Pu (JYP, 吉園圃) safety label for produce will be terminated by the Council of Agriculture (COA) effective June 15, 2019.