Sunday, January 25, 2015
The Legislature approved amendments to the Water Pollution Control Act under which business owners convicted of causing death by illegally ----releasing toxic water or waste water could be given life sentences plus a fine of NT$30 million (US$1 million)., 1 Comment
Saturday, January 24, 2015
The Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC, 金管會) distanced itself yesterday from media rumors that it is rolling out a 10-percent daily stock price fluctuation limit a half year early.
The first round of negotiations between the Taipei City Government and Farglory Group (遠雄) over the construction of the Taipei Dome collapsed yesterday, announced Taipei Deputy Mayor Chia-chi (鄧家基).
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Celebrations for the 2015 World Freedom Day were held at the Grand Hotel Taipei yesterday, with President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) expressing his wish for peace to become the common language between Taiwan and mainland China.
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The Ministry of Education (MOE) said yesterday that it will send inspectors to Tunghai University to investigate the board of director's decision to suspend university President Tang Ming-jer (湯銘哲).
Following President Ma Ying-jeou's (馬英九) lawsuit against radio host Clara Chou (周玉蔻), Presidential Office spokeswoman Ma Wei-kuo (馬瑋國) said yesterday that Ma Ying-jeou will be enlisting his lawyer to file lawsuits against political pundit Chen Min-feng (陳敏鳳) ..., 1 Comment
Market capitalization of Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC, 台積電), the world's largest pure foundry operator, hit a record high Friday after its shares moved ahead on the back of strong foreign institutional buying during the session.
Former President Chen Shui-bian (陳水扁) was indicted on money laundering charges Friday, less than three weeks after being released on medical parole from a prison where he was already serving a lengthy sentence for corruption., 1 Comment