Category Archives: Business

Lane restrictions to make way for land crabs in Kenting

Taipei, The Kenting National Park Headquarters will implement a nine-year-old measure from late July to late October to make way for land crabs as they migrate from inland areas to the coast to spawn during full-moon nights.

Shiangchiaowan, also called …

Kinmen receives OIE certificate for being FMD-free with vaccine

Taipei, Outlying Kinmen County has been officially recognized by the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) as foot-and-mouth disease-free with the use of vaccines, the Council of Agriculture (COA) said Monday.

An award ceremony attended by Council of Agriculture Minister …

Ex-president Ma insists on innocence in media asset sell-off case

Taipei, Former President Ma Ying-jeou (???) defended himself against charges he improperly disposed of three media outlets owned by the Kuomintang (KMT) while he headed the party, saying he will be proven innocent when all the evidence comes out in …

Taiwan to send 738-member team to Asian Games in Jakarta

Taipei, Taiwan is set to send a 738-strong team to the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta, including 588 athletes, the largest contingent the country has ever sent to the event, a spokesperson for the Sports Administration said Thursday.

At the …

Magnitude 4.3 earthquake hits southern Taiwan

Taipei, An earthquake registering magnitude 4.3 rocked southern Taiwan at 8:41 p.m. Wednesday, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) website.

The epicenter of the temblor was located about 6.5 kilometers northwest of Tainan City Hall at a depth of …