Taiwan News Wire

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Taiwan News Wire

Taiwan News Wire

The Taiwan News Wire has the long history of publishing news of all kinds to its regular readers. The website covers both domestic and international news, which is related to the Taiwan and its people. More »

 

NT$100 million Taiwan Grand Lottery jackpot still unclaimed

Taipei, Dec. 11 (CNA) A NT$100 million (US$3.24 million) jackpot for Taiwan’s Grand Lottery (???) in the Oct. 2 draw is still unclaimed, the Taiwan Lottery said Tuesday.

The sole winning lottery ticket was sold in Keelung’s Zhongzheng District, but …

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 …

Taiwan, eSwatini sign MOU on fair trade competition

Taipei, Dec. 11 (CNA) Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission (FTC) on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with its eSwatini counterpart to work together toward fair market competition.

FTC Chairwoman Huang Mei-ying (???) and Thabisile Langa, chief executive officer of …

Guidebook launched to educate public on ocean trash

Taipei, Dec. 11 (CNA) A Taiwanese environmental group launched a creative guidebook Tuesday that lists 101 types of marine debris found in local waters, to educate the public about such waste and the importance of keeping shorelines clean.

The Guidebook …

Why One Philippine Island Can’t Get Enough of Martial Law

TAIPEI Martial law seldom excites people who live under it. Ukrainians were nervous when an order took effect last month, against a growing threat from Russia, to let the military mobilize citizens, ban mass gatherings and take private property. In …