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The main opposition party has been faced with the dilemma for months about how to come up with a choice between five members and Ko, who has been riding high in public opinion surveys while refusing to join the taskforce meeting Friday morning came up with suggestions on how to solve the impasse, party spokesman Lin Chun-hsien told reporters.
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A man steals out of the darkness and drops a paper bag at the door of the building, pressing a bell before he leaves.
In his administration's much-vaunted and ongoing "pivot" toward Asia, President Obama should enter into a bilateral investment agreement with Taiwan and support Taiwanese membership in the Trans-Pacific Partnership at the earliest dates possible.
Taipei, March 13 The Executive Yuan on Thursday approved three draft amendments that will increase the personal freedom and rights of foreign nationals, pending passage in the Legislature.
The Presidential Office announced yesterday that President Ma Ying-jeou has nominated Yen Da-ho , chief prosecutor of the Supreme Prosecutors Office, for state prosecutor-general.
The 2014 Eco-products International Fair kicked off in Taipei Thursday, offering local companies a great chance to develop business links and secure orders from local and foreign buyers, according to an official from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs .
Taiwan's representative office in Manila will hand over more donations by Taiwanese individuals and businesses to the Philippines for relief and reconstruction in the wake of last year's Super Typhoon Haiyan, officials said yesterday.
Some of the 600 heroin bricks that were discovered in an aircraft container on display at the Criminal Investigation Bureau building in Taipei Sunday / PHOTO: AFP The Ministry of Public Security has started an investigation into the smuggling of 229 kilograms of heroin from Ho Chi Minh City to Taiwan last November.
Taipei, March 13 Yen Da-ho, currently chief prosecutor of the Supreme Prosecutors Office, has been nominated to be the next state prosecutor-general, the Presidential Office announced Thursday.
The Meeting With Bodhisattva performance will feature a mix of drama, dance, music, drumming, martial arts, chanting and some non-theatrical elements.
A Taiwanese man has been arrested on suspicion of sending threatening letters containing live mealworms and ceremonial money -- traditionally used in rituals for the dead -- to local celebrities, police said Wednesday.
Shanghai, March 12 Spring Airlines, a Shanghai-based budget carrier, will launch a "love flight" from Shanghai to Taipei Thursday, carrying seven Chinese men and seven Chinese women on an onboard blind date.
On the apocalyptic theme of The Second Round: "We try to see things globally, see things widely.
Taiwan's Parliament descended into chaos on Wednesday as a punch-up broke out between lawmakers over a trade agreement with former rival China.
"Stray Dogs," director Tsai Ming-liang's award-winning film about a homeless single father on the streets of Taipei struggling to support his two children, is set to hit theaters in France on March 12. European moviegoers have reportedly been keen to see the film since it won the Grand Jury Prize at the 70th Venice Film Festival last year, ... (more)
The Taipei International Cycle Show is about much more than handshakes and the ceremonious exchange of business cards.