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KMT gives President Tsai failing grade on her 3rd anniversary

| May 20, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) on Monday gave President Tsai Ingwen a failing grade on all aspects of her performance over the past three years, while the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) rejected the KMT's …

Former president questions reason for extending travel restriction

| May 19, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Former President Ma Yingjeou questioned Sunday the reason why an extension of a travel restriction was placed on him, describing it as a way for the Presidential Office to humiliate him through administrative sanctions.…

TSMC remains No. 3 IC supplier worldwide in Q1

| May 17, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., the world's largest contract chipmaker, remained the third largest integrated circuit supplier in the world in the first quarter of this year, according to market advisory firm IC Insights.

Data …

Swiss priest receives Taiwanese citizenship

| May 16, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Father Jean-Claude Fournier from Switzerland was granted Taiwanese citizenship on Thursday by Taiwan's government, in recognition of his promotion of education in rural areas.

Born in 1938, the 82-year-old Swiss priest first came to …

Taiwan electric scooter production nearly doubles in 2018

| May 15, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwan manufactured a record 91,000 electric scooters in 2018, almost double the number in 2017, the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said Wednesday.

The output of the environmentally friendly scooters has been on the …

Taiwan gasoline prices rolled back after eight consecutive rises

| May 12, 2019 | | 0

Taipei, Taiwan's two major fuel suppliers announced reductions in fuel prices for the coming week after eight consecutive weeks of price hikes because of a fall in international crude oil prices driven by trade friction …

U.S. Congress members express support for Taiwan

| May 9, 2019 | | 0

Washington, Members of the United States Congress across party lines expressed support for Taiwan at celebrations hosted by Taiwan's representative office in Washington on Wednesday to mark the 40th anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act …

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