Thursday, December 18, 2014
Taiwan saw daytime lows plunge to around 10 degrees Celsius early Wednesday as the strongest cold air mass of the early winter season enshrouded the country, the Central Weather Bureau said.
Tigerair Taiwan, the first Taiwan-based budget carrier to take to the skies with its launch in September, started a new service to Macau on Wednesday amid increasing competition in the low-cost air travel market.
Taiwan's government launched a series of promotional activities on Wednesday in an effort to restore the reputation of Taiwan's food vendors whose image was dealt a serious blow by a series of food safety scandals in recent months.
Moviegoers in Taiwan will finally get a chance to see “Blind Massage,” the biggest winner at this year's Golden Horse Awards, when it is released in Taiwan in January, thanks to a new regulation., 1 Comment
Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) Minister Wang Yu-chi (王郁琦) said yesterday at the Kuomintang (KMT) weekly Central Standing Committee meeting that the MAC would like to strengthen exchanges between Taiwan and China through Taiwanese youth, grassroots groups and locals.
The Ministry of Economic Affairs (經濟部) announced Wednesday that it will stop supplying water needed to irrigate the first plantings of rice paddies in two parts of Taiwan because of the mounting water shortage around the country.
The U.S. Department of Commerce has issued a final anti-dumping decision on Taiwan's solar product exporters, concluding that Taiwanese companies sold products at unfairly low prices in the U.S. market.
The United States is committed to helping Taiwan defend itself and is serious about that commitment, a U.S. State Department official said Tuesday when asked about the impact of a potential frigate sale to Taiwan on relations with China.
Restrictions on naturalization could be relaxed considerably after a draft amendment to the Nationality Act passed an initial screening by a legislative committee on Wednesday, opening up for the first time the possibility of dual nationality for some foreign immigrants to Taiwan., 3 Comments