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Something goes horribly wrong about halfway into Taiwan's first aerial scenery documentary.
Should prostitution be legalized?
Should smoking in public places be banned?
7 hrs ago | The China Post
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Taipei District Prosecutors' Office indicted Hsieh Ching-liang (e ae ...e According to prosecutors, Hsieh took advantage of his position in control of public funds, including the government's labor insurance fund and labor pension fund, by purchasing shares of the same firms in which Hsieh had invested his personal money ... (more)
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13 hrs ago | The China Post
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The Council of Agriculture plans to revise regulations on the certification of agricultural products as well as the Organic Agricultural Product Certification .
18 hrs ago | ETaiwanNews.com
Former Navy Captain Kuo Li-heng, who was sentenced to life imprisonment by military authorities for his role in a procurement scandal involving French minesweepers, has been released from jail after serving almost 20 years behind bars.
22 hrs ago | The Standard
Taiwan has formally asked Switzerland to return US$340 million in alleged ill-gotten funds linked to a controversial deal to buy French frigates two decades ago, a report said.
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- A new toll system for national freeways that will cut toll rates for drivers will be launched on Dec. 30, Transportation and Communication Minister Yeh Kuang-shih .
Students at National Chengchi University are giving typhoon victims in the Philippines a much-needed hug by giving free hugs to those who donate money to them.
"I have always paid attention to Mayday and know that they have made a 3-D music film," Lau said at the premiere of his 3-D action thriller "Firestorm" in Taipei.
The head of a leading Taiwanese cooking oil company was sentenced to 16 years in prison Monday after being convicted on fraud and mislabelling charges in one of the biggest food scandals to rock the island.
Ho ho ho! It's that time of year again when children around the world start thinking about writing their letter to Santa Claus and wondering when Rudolph and Santa will land at their home with all their gifts.
By Maubo Chang CNA Staff Writer At the Taipei Service Center of the National Immigration Agency, Hoang Oanh is explaining how to apply for residency to a Vietnamese woman who has just arrived in Taiwan after marrying a local man.
Jeffery Wu , the main organizer of the party and the founder of the Taipei India Music and Culture Organization, said that the party is the perfect chance for the Indian community to re-connect with each other and for Taiwanese to discover more about Bollywood and Indian culture.
Taipei's YouBike was able to get around initial roadblocks and reach rental milestone because operator and city listened to critics The YouBikes, with their yellow-and-green splash guards, are ubiquitous in Taiwan's capital, with more than 4,000 on the streets.
Taipei, Dec. 15 A total of 1,679 black-faced spoonbills are currently staying in Chiayi, Tainan and Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan, surpassing the January figure of 1,628 all across Taiwan, Taijiang National Park said Sunday.