Sunday, September 21, 2014
Indemnities will be given from Oct. 1 for people who die during surgery or under anesthesia, in a bid to lower the number of malpractice lawsuits and improve the sometimes tense doctor-patient relations in Taiwan, the Health Ministry said Saturday.
The production value of Taiwan's semiconductor sector for 2015 is expected to grow about 6 percent from this year largely due to solid demand for mobile devices, according to a recent research report.
Despite a recent pullback in the local market, investors appear more upbeat about the market outlook, according to the results of a survey released Friday by Cathay Financial Holding Co.
Tens of thousands of protesters in Taipei stepped onto the streets in Taiwan's capital city on April 26 as part of a latest round of anti-nuclear demonstrations that has been going on for years in the island country to demand its government immediately terminate the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant project., 1 Comment
Saturday, September 20, 2014
The Republic of China's government respects the decision made by the Scottish people in Scotland's just concluded independence referendum, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday.
An alleged gang member wanted in connection with the attack on a police detective on Sunday reported to the Criminal Investigation Division of the Taipei City Police Department yesterday afternoon.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) plans to invite senior government officials from Taiwan's Central American ally Panama for visit to further solidify bilateral ties, Foreign Minister David Lin (林永樂) said.
The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) issued a land warning for approaching Tropical Storm Fung-Wong last night, predicting it would make landfall near the southern tip of Taiwan and move north up the entire length of the island during the weekend., 1 Comment
Taiwan's 7-Eleven convenience store chain opened its first store on remote Orchid Island on Friday, after overcoming criticism from civic groups that the outlet would hurt the island's indigenous culture.