Category Archives: Medical

III to ban access to internal network using Huawei devices

| January 15, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei, The Institute for Information Industry III, a government-sponsored high-tech research group, said Tuesday it will prohibit users of devices made by China-based Huawei Technologies Co., such as smartphones and notebook computers, from accessing…

Employer business outlook for Q1 weakens: poll

| January 12, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei, The business outlook for the first quarter among employers in Taiwan weakened at a time when data showed signs that the local economic recovery is slowing, according to yes123 online job bank.The net business optimism among employers for the J…

President did not use “welcome” for British base: Presidential Office

| January 7, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei, The Presidential Office issued a statement on Monday to clarify a report by a foreign media that stated President Tsai Ing-wen “welcomed” a British military base in the South China Sea.The unnamed report was not correct because according to th…

Xi’s ’92 consensus’ speech challenges status quo: pundit

| January 6, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei, Chinese President Xi Jinping’s definition of the “1992 consensus” to include China’s goal of unification with Taiwan constitutes a declaration of war and challenges the status quo across the Taiwan Strait, a Taiwanese scholar said Saturday.The…

Taiwan asks OIE to oversee Asia’s efforts against African swine fever

| January 5, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei, Taiwan has sent a letter to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), requesting its assistance to coordinate the epidemic prevention efforts in East Asia against African swine fever (ASF), but has not yet received a response, the Counci…

Forex reserves hit high in December

| January 4, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei, Taiwan’s foreign exchange reserves hit another all-time high at the end of December because of an increase in returns on the portfolio managed by Taiwan’s central bank, the bank said Friday.Several non-U.S. dollar currencies in the portfolio a…

Taiwan lantern festival to feature bluefin tuna

| January 3, 2019 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

This year’s Taiwan Lantern Festival will feature bluefin tuna, which is a departure from tradition.The festival is set to kick off in southern Pintung County on February 19. The event will run through early March. The Lantern Festival falls on the 15th…

Type-A flu cluster infection reported at Taipei police college

| December 28, 2018 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei, A cluster of 166 type-A inf1uenza cases have been confirmed at a police college in Taipei, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Thursday.CDC Deputy Director-General Chuang Jen-hsiang said that 175 students in 52 classes at Taiwan Police…

Investigators reject denials by driver of ill-fated Puyuma train

| December 28, 2018 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Taipei, A Cabinet task force investigating a deadly Puyuma train crash in October took issue Friday with arguments made by the train’s driver against the task force’s conclusions that he acted negligently prior to the accident.Task force spokesman All…

The Bank issues a deposit receipt

| December 27, 2018 | taiwanonlinenews.com | 0

Zhongyangyinxing open market operations information a, 107 Japan on Dec. 27 expiration row certificates of deposit amounted to 2,358.00 billion yuan issued in the amount of 2,106.00 billion yuan-day summarized as follows: (a) 28 days of purchase intere…

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