Category Archives: Legal Matters

Tigerair Taiwan to launch flights to Niigata, Japan

| December 6, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Tigerair Taiwan, a subsidiary of Taiwan's China Airlines, announced Friday that it will launch direct flights to the Japanese city of Niigata March 30, which will give the carrier 15 routes connecting Taiwan and Japan.…

Taiwan research sheds light on cure for spine-affecting arthritis

| December 6, 2019 | | 0

Taipei- A study by Academia Sinica researchers and practicing physicians at local hospitals has discovered an enzyme that causes ankylosing spondylitis (AS), a type of arthritis characterized by pain and stiffness in the patient's spine, …

Second strong cold air mass to affect Taiwan from Friday

| December 4, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) has forecast that a cold air mass -- the second of the season -- will reach Taiwan Friday and will be more powerful than its predecessor that arrived three days …

Children of immigrants break down cultural barriers at Sunday show

| December 1, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Close to 90 children from new immigrant families showcased their talents and skills at a presentation in Taipei on Sunday that validated classes held by local foundations designed to help them avoid being marginalized.

The …

Han comes out in favor of marriage equality in campaign first

| November 30, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Kuomintang (KMT) presidential nominee Han Kuo-yu (???) on Saturday came out in favor of marriage equality for the first time, saying he hoped and prayed that people who love each other can choose to become …

Beijing asks Jakarta to send Taiwanese fraud suspects to China

| November 27, 2019 | | 0

Jakarta-The Chinese authorities have asked their Indonesian counterparts to send six Taiwanese fraud suspects, along with 79 Chinese suspects arrested earlier this week in the Southeast Asian country, to China for trial, Indonesian police told …

Taiwanese lack sense of humor: survey

| November 27, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Taiwanese generally have a poor sense of humor compared with people in other countries, according to a poll released Wednesday by a professor at National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU).

In the survey conducted by NTNU …

Taiwan exports first shipment of local cabbage to Vietnam

| November 25, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Taiwanese cabbage will officially enter the Vietnamese market next week, when the first shipment of 180 metric tons of the vegetable arrives in the Southeast Asian country, Agriculture and Food Agency Director-General Hu Jong-i (???) …

Hong Kong firm executives stopped at Taiwan airport amid spy probe

| November 25, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Two executives with a China-funded company in Hong Kong were stopped by investigators at Taoyuan International Airport on Monday for questioning over allegations by a self-confessed Chinese spy that their firm was helping Beijing control …

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