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Most cities and counties in Taiwan order work and school cancellations for Tuesday
Most cities and counties in Taiwan order work and school cancellations for Tuesday

By George Liao
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

As of 11:30 p.m. on Monday, 15 cities and counties in Taiwan have issued an order to cancel all work and classes on Tuesday due...full story
updated 2016-09-26 09:17 PM
    Updated: 2016/09/27 22:10 GMT+08:00
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Most cities and counties in Taiwan order work and school cancellations for Tuesday Most cities and counties in Taiwan order work and school cancellations for Tuesday
By George Liao
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

As of 11:30 p.m. on Monday, 15 cities and counties in Taiwan have issued an order to cancel all work and classes on Tuesday due....Fullstory

2016-09-26 09:17 PM

Vietnamese workers arrested for possession of weapons, drugs

Central News Agency

Kaohsiung, Sept. 23 (CNA) Four absconded Vietnamese workers were arrested by police in Kaohsiung Friday, two of whom were found to be in illegal....Fullstory

2016-09-23 06:11 PM

Taiwanese national sentenced to 15 years in Indonesia for drugs

Central News Agency

A Taiwanese national has been sentenced to 15 years in prison by a court in Surabaya, Indonesia, for possessing more than 60,000 ecstasy pills.....Fullstory

2016-09-21 05:05 PM

Mother of murdered wife angry about murderer’s life being spared Mother of murdered wife angry about murderer’s life being spared
By George Liao
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

The Supreme Court on Monday upheld the life sentence for a business man who murdered his wife and two daughters just to please his mistress....Fullstory

2016-09-20 05:08 PM

Suspect of Indonesian caregiver sexual attack arrested Suspect of Indonesian caregiver sexual attack arrested
By George Liao
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Police said Sunday that a male employer surnamed Hsieh who is suspected of sexually attacking an Indonesian female caregiver was arrested in Taichung City around....Fullstory

2016-09-11 12:33 PM

Chinese teachers share teaching experience in Thailand Chinese teachers share teaching experience in Thailand
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

A group of Chinese teachers gathered together in a press conference held by the Ministry of Education (MOE) at its auditorium Wednesday to share their....Fullstory

2016-09-10 04:18 PM

Chunghwa Post: International postage rates to increase in 2017 Chunghwa Post: International postage rates to increase in 2017
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Chunghwa Post announced Tuesday that the postage fee for surface parcels to 14 countries will be raised by up to 130% in 2017. The increased....Fullstory

2016-09-06 08:28 PM

Kaohsiung celebrates Vietnam’s National Day Kaohsiung celebrates Vietnam’s National Day
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Nearly 1,000 Taiwanese and Vietnamese people gathered together at the auditorium of Kaohsiung Labor Affairs Bureau Sunday in celebration of the Vietnam's National Day, which....Fullstory

2016-09-05 06:21 PM

Migrant worker reported missing when crossing river Migrant worker reported missing when crossing river
By George Liao
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

One of four migrant workers who were crossing a river in Changhua County to a sand bar to catch fish was reported drowning and missing....Fullstory

2016-09-25 06:15 PM

Underprivileged immigrant women give away free lunch to needy locals Underprivileged immigrant women give away free lunch to needy locals
By Sophia Yang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

There are people who live a luxurious life while wanting more to give them extra comfort; on the other hand, there are people who cannot....Fullstory

2016-09-22 09:20 PM

Vietnamese worker in custody for abandoning baby girl

Central News Agency

A Vietnamese woman has been taken into custody for abandoning her recently born baby girl at a temple in Taichung last week, local....Fullstory

2016-09-21 01:35 PM

Indonesian migrant worker saves drowning woman in Keelung
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

An Indonesian migrant worker saved a drunk woman who fell into the sea while leaning on the fence last night near Keelung harbor. The 30....Fullstory

2016-09-16 05:58 PM

Taipei takes part in Vietnam Travel Expo Taipei takes part in Vietnam Travel Expo
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

In order to attract more travelers from the ten ASEAN nations, Taipei Department of Information and Tourism (TPEDOIT) officials are taking part at the....Fullstory

2016-09-10 05:59 PM

Minimum wage for full time work raised 5% to NT$21,009 a month Minimum wage for full time work raised 5% to NT$21,009 a month
By George Liao
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Taiwan’s minimum wage for full time work was raised from NT$20,008 a month to NT$21,009, a hike of 5 percent, effective from next year, and....Fullstory

2016-09-08 05:58 PM

Indonesian cultural festival takes place in New Taipei City Indonesian cultural festival takes place in New Taipei City
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

An annual Indonesian cultural festival was held in New Taipei by the Indonesian Economic and Trade Office in Taipei and New Taipei Labor Affairs Department....Fullstory

2016-09-05 06:36 PM

Taipei becomes Koreans' second-most popular holiday destination Taipei becomes Koreans' second-most popular holiday destination
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

With the coming of the Sept. 13-15 Mid-Autumn Festival holiday in Korea, a South Korean travel agency has conducted a survey on its citizens' favorite....Fullstory

2016-09-02 08:38 PM

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