Saturday, March 21, 2015
Taiwan's Supreme Court on Thursday sentenced former financial firm president Angelo Koo (辜仲瑩) and four others to prison terms ranging from four to six months for violating the Securities and Exchange Act in an acquisition case dating back to 2005.
More than 30 lawmakers of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) have signed a petition, asking party chairman and New Taipei Mayor Eric Chu (朱立倫) to run for president in 2016, a KMT executive said Friday.
Premier Mao Chi-kuo said yesterday that the government is mulling collecting extra water fees from heavy users and adjusting water bills during dry seasons., 1 Comment
China Airlines (CAL), Taiwan's largest carrier, said on Friday it will invest in the development of its own maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) facility.
In response to falling global energy costs, electricity prices will be adjusted downward starting in April. The decision was reached at a utility rates meeting held at the Ministry of Economic Affairs yesterday.
Former Vice President Vincent Siew proposed holding a “Kinmen Forum” to promote exchanges between Taiwan and China, while speaking at National Quemoy University in Kinmen on Friday.
A Hong Kong man who was accused of killing, dismembering, salting and cooking his parents was found guilty of double murder Friday.
Friday, March 20, 2015
With drought conditions not improving, phase-three water rationing is scheduled to kick in on April 1, affecting areas supplied by the Shimen Reservoir, namely New Taipei City (Banqiao, Xinzhuang and Linkou) and Taoyuan., 11 Comments
Finance Minister Chang Sheng-ford (張盛和) yesterday declared Taiwan's interest in joining the Chinese-led Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB, 亞洲投資銀行).
Military personnel convicted of treason are not entitled to receive their retirement pension, head of the Cabinet-level Veterans Affairs Council (VAC, 退輔會) said yesterday.