Day: July 7, 2019

KMT primary contenders join protest against Referendum Act

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Taipei, All five contenders for the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) nomination in the 2020 presidential election joined thousands in a rally in Taipei Sunday against what they called a significant erosion of voters' rights in recent …

Tsai, DPP defend Referendum Act amendment

| July 7, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, President Tsai Ing-wen's administration and the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) defended Sunday their latest revision of the Referendum Act, as the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) mobilized tens of thousands to rally in the streets …

Indonesian official encourages workers to save for their future

| July 7, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, An official from the Indonesia Financial Services Authority (OJK), which regulates and supervises the country's financial services in banking, capital markets and the non-bank financial industry sectors, encouraged Indonesian migrant workers in Taiwan to …

Taiwan confirms new cases of avian flu on 3 farms

| July 7, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, More than 7,500 birds were culled after new cases of avian influenza were confirmed on three poultry farms in Yunlin County, the Bureau of Animal and Plant Health Inspection and Quarantine (BAPHIQ) said Sunday.…

Ceremony held to mark exoneration of 3,062 political victims

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Taipei, The government held a ceremony Sunday to mark the exoneration of Presidential Office Secretary-General Chen Chu former Vice President Annette Lu and 3,060 others who were wrongly executed or unjustly convicted during the White …

Taiwanese gymnast Lee wins gold at Summer Universiade

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Taipei, Taiwanese gymnast Lee Chih-kai bagged a gold medal in the men's pommel horse event at the 2019 Summer Universiade in Naples Sunday, successfully defending the title he won in Taipei in 2017.

Lee advanced …

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