Category Archives: Legal & Judial

Control Yuan may be made National Human Rights Institution

Taipei, Dec. 11 (CNA) The Control Yuan is scheduled to present a report early next year on transforming it into a National Human Rights Institution (NHRI) in conformity with the Paris Principles, which provide a benchmark for such institutions, Control …

U.S. brokerage maintains ‘buy’ on TSMC after sales report

Taipei, Dec. 11 (CNA) A U.S.-based brokerage said Tuesday that it has left a “buy” recommendation unchanged on shares of contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC), even though the company reported a roughly 3 percent month-on-month drop in sales …

President to meet mayors elect of six special municipalities

Taipei, President Tsai Ing-wen (???) will meet the mayors elect of the country’s six special municipalities, with the first meeting scheduled for later this week with Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (???), who was re-elected in the Nov. 24 mayoral race, …

Workshop on women’s leadership, empowerment begins in Taipei

Taipei, A three-day workshop focusing on women’s leadership and empowerment in the Indo-Pacific region kicked off in Taipei Monday, featuring 30 participants from 14 countries sharing experiences and exchanging views.

Titled “Achieving 50-50: Empowering Women Leaders in the Indo-Pacific Region,” …

Taiwan exonerates 1,505 victims of political persecution

Taipei, Dec. 9 (CNA) The criminal records of 1,505 victims of political persecution in Taiwan were wiped out Sunday at a formal ceremony, in a bid to help heal their long-lasting trauma and to remind the country of the lessons …