Category Archives: Legal Matters

TSMC to sell NT$6.1 billion in green bonds

| May 11, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), the world’s largest contract chipmaker, announced plans Wednesday to sell NT$6.1 billion (US$205 million) in unsecured corporate green bonds to finance environmentally friendly projects in construction and…

Taoyuan Airport employees in Terminal 2 expansion bribery case jailed

| April 12, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

Taoyuan District Court on Tuesday handed down multiyear prison sentences to two former Taoyuan International Airport Corp. (TIAC) employees convicted of soliciting bribes from a contractor during the expansion of the airport’s Terminal 2.Lin Wen-chen (…

Legislature passes constitutional bill to lower voting age (update)

| March 25, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

Lawmakers across party lines on Friday voted to approve a constitutional amendment to lower the voting age in Taiwan from 20 to 18, making it the first proposed revision to the Constitution to cleared the Legislature since 2005.Dozens of students and N…

Taiwan February jobless rate up slightly

| March 24, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

Taiwan’s jobless rate rose slightly in February as some temporary jobs related to the Chinese Lunar New Year holiday came to an end and job changes in the post-holiday period increased, the Directorate General of Budget, Accounting and Statistics (DGBA…

Shipment of Asustek products to Russia at ‘effective standstill’

| March 14, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

Asustek Computer Inc., one of Taiwan’s leading PC brands, said Monday evening on social media that shipments of the company’s products to Russia were at “an effective standstill” and the company plans to donate to relief efforts in Ukraine.Following Ec…

Taiwan’s Cloud Gate to present new work ‘Send in a Cloud’

| March 8, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan will present a new introspective piece “Send in a Cloud,” a work that is being developed to reflect the wide range of human emotions, in April, the renowned troupe said at a press conference Tuesday.At the press event…

TRA upgrades scenic train to ‘five-star moving restaurant’

| March 2, 2022 | tnadmin | 0

Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) will upgrade a scenic train it operates in eastern Taiwan to include fine cuisine in a dining car touted as a “five-star moving restaurant” from March 30, the TRA said Wednesday.The “Future Express,” a refurbished C…