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Malaysian Muslims to skip fasting during Ramadan by crossing border
Malaysian Muslims to skip fasting during Ramadan by crossing border

By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

A number of Muslims in Malaysia who wish to skip fasting during Ramadan without being caught chose to skip it by crossing borders to Thailand. Right...full story
updated 2016-06-28 03:28 PM
    Updated: 2016/06/30 09:30 GMT+08:00
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Malaysian Muslims to skip fasting during Ramadan by crossing border Malaysian Muslims to skip fasting during Ramadan by crossing border
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

A number of Muslims in Malaysia who wish to skip fasting during Ramadan without being caught chose to skip it by crossing borders to Thailand. Right....Fullstory

2016-06-28 03:28 PM

Indonesian exchange students and workers attend Taipei franchise fair
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Taiwan’s Global Workers' Organization (GWO) held an entrepreneurship and affiliation workshop in Taipei on Sunday that attracted the attendance of over 100 Indonesian migrant workers....Fullstory

2016-06-13 05:45 PM

Taiwan mulls visa entry privileges for 8 ASEAN countries Taiwan mulls visa entry privileges for 8 ASEAN countries
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

As the "New Southward Policy" is being broached by the government, Taiwan is mulling visa entry privileges for citizens from countries of the Association of....Fullstory

2016-06-08 03:11 PM

NIA and migrants mark Dragon Boat Festival
By Matthew Strong
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – New migrants in Taiwan received the opportunity Saturday to taste sticky rice dumplings ahead of the Dragon Boat Festival thanks to....Fullstory

2016-06-04 05:36 PM

Tsai’s inauguration ceremony highlights cultural pluralism Tsai’s inauguration ceremony highlights cultural pluralism
By Sophia Yang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) was sworn in as Taiwan’s first female president on Friday. She took over from the Kuomintang's Ma....Fullstory

2016-05-20 09:21 PM

Five Taiwanese fraud suspects detained upon arrival from Malaysia

Central News Agency

Five Taiwanese nationals were arrested and questioned by Taoyuan District prosecutors upon arrival from Malaysia Monday night on charges of telecom....Fullstory

2016-05-16 12:00 AM

Taiwan looks forward to working with Duterte administration

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

The Taiwan government conveyed congratulations to the Philippines for having had successful democratic elections and said it looks forward to working with the administration of....Fullstory

2016-05-13 11:49 AM

New Philippine leader seen as emancipator, looming dictator New Philippine leader seen as emancipator, looming dictator
By JIM GOMEZ, ERESA CEROJANO
Associated Press

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — Rodrigo Duterte, the bombastic mayor of a major southern city, was heralded Tuesday as president-elect of the Philippines after an incendiary....Fullstory

2016-05-10 08:16 PM

Taiwan-Philippines cooperation to be further strengthened: diplomat

Central News Agency

Cooperation and exchanges between Taiwan and the Philippines will be further strengthened after Philippine President-elect Rodrigo Duterte takes office June 30, Taiwan's....Fullstory

2016-06-14 08:41 PM

Facebook apologizes over Philippines flag gaffe on Independence Day Facebook apologizes over Philippines flag gaffe on Independence Day
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Facebook provides seasonal greeting images on holidays all over the world, the social media’s users get to share the greetings image and write some wishes....Fullstory

2016-06-13 04:38 PM

Indonesian worker in Taiwan infected with Zika virus

Central News Agency

The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reported on Monday the third imported case of a mosquito-borne Zika infection in Taiwan this year, this time involving....Fullstory

2016-06-06 07:03 PM

TRA Changhua station to set up multilingual services
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

To provide a new immigrant-friendly train route information service, TRA (Taiwan Railways Administration) Changhua station is playing a leading role by bringing up a multilingual....Fullstory

2016-05-27 04:12 PM

Indonesia could ban export of domestic workers by 2019
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

The Director for the Protection and Placement of Indonesian Migrant Workers’ Abroad for the Ministry of Manpower Soes Hindarno announced last Friday in Bandung, West....Fullstory

2016-05-17 08:13 PM

Taiwan, Indonesia sign agricultural cooperation pact

Central News Agency

Taiwan and Indonesia have signed an agreement on agricultural cooperation, a development that officials here said Monday will be conducive to....Fullstory

2016-05-16 12:00 AM

Ministry recommends Direct Hiring Service Center
By Sophia Yang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

The Ministry of Labor has recently urged both Taiwanese employers and blue-collar expat workers to utilize the Direct Hiring Service Center (DHSC) platform to avoid....Fullstory

2016-05-11 07:59 PM

Taiwan looking to deepen ties with new Philippine government

Central News Agency

Taiwan looks forward to working with the new government of the Philippines to deepen relations between the two countries based on the existing....Fullstory

2016-05-10 07:33 PM

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