Thursday, January 22, 2015
Bunun aboriginal people at Lidao on the Southern Cross-island Highway will be accompanied by representatives of two other indigenous tribes — the Rukai and the Amis — to the mountainous areas Thursday to proclaim that they want their territory returned to them so they can start cultivating.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Foreign nationals in Taiwan who are diagnosed with HIV/AIDS will no longer be subject to deportation according to an amendment passed by the Legislative Yuan Tuesday., 1 Comment
The first cold front of the year will hit Taiwan on Wednesday evening and send the mercury plummeting to 8 degrees Celsius in the northern and northeastern parts of the island, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) forecast Tuesday.
A postman in Hualien County has admitted to getting rid of tens thousands of mail items over the past three years to reduce his workload, a prosecutor said Tuesday., 1 Comment
As Lunar New Year holiday approaches, Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport suggested that travelers speed up the immigration process by applying for accelerated clearance prior to traveling.
Taiwanese people have a low opinion of their society in general and especially of public figures, the media and corporate heads, according to a poll released Monday., 1 Comment
President Ma Ying-jeou yesterday marked the 60th anniversary of a battle across the Taiwan Strait, stressing that reconciliation with China is a top priority, but Taiwan must maintain its military preparedness nonetheless.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
New Taipei City Mayor Eric Chu (朱立倫) was officially sworn into office as the new Kuomintang (KMT) chairman yesterday with a ceremony at the party's headquarters.
A ruling Kuomintang (KMT) lawmaker said yesterday that he has initiated a signature drive to urge his party to immediately withdraw its appeal of a court ruling on Legislative Speaker Wang Jin-pyng's (王金平) party membership.