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Thailand seeks Taiwan's help to look into ATM heist


Central News Agency

Thai police are seeking their Taiwanese counterpart's assistance to investigate an ATM heist case after Taiwan authorities successfully cracked an international ring involved in a...full story
updated 2016-08-23 10:14 PM
    Updated: 2016/08/27 09:20 GMT+08:00
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Thailand seeks Taiwan's help to look into ATM heist

Central News Agency

Thai police are seeking their Taiwanese counterpart's assistance to investigate an ATM heist case after Taiwan authorities successfully cracked an international ring involved in a....Fullstory

2016-08-23 10:14 PM

New law drafted to ensure domestic workers get weekly rest day New law drafted to ensure domestic workers get weekly rest day
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

The 2015 International Religious Freedom Report released on Wednesday reiterated that domestic workers and caregivers in Taiwan are not covered under the Labor Standards Law....Fullstory

2016-08-12 02:17 PM

HTC suffers loss for 5th consecutive quarter

Central News Agency

Taiwan-based smartphone brand HTC Corp. (宏達電) incurred a net loss for the fifth consecutive quarter during the April-June period, at a time when the firm....Fullstory

2016-08-02 10:08 PM

Migrants' short films tell their stories Migrants' short films tell their stories
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Reporter

The 2nd Immigrant and Migrant Short Film Awards held its awarding ceremony at National Taiwan Museum on Sunday, with a wide variety of competing short....Fullstory

2016-08-01 04:28 PM

Migrant workers are ‘severely overworked’: Tsai Migrant workers are ‘severely overworked’: Tsai

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

President Tsai Ing-wen said Thursday that migrant workers are severely overworked and the government is hoping to improve the protection of their rights. Human rights protection....Fullstory

2016-07-29 10:08 AM

Nursing center employer referred to prosecutors for alleged abuse of Vietnamese worker

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

The National Immigration Agency (NIA) has turned over a Taiwanese woman to the Pingtung District Prosecutors Office on Friday for the alleged abuse of a....Fullstory

2016-07-22 09:23 PM

Census shows proportion of Myanmar Muslims unchanged

Associated Press

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) -- Data released by Myanmar's government shows that the proportion of Muslim residents in the overwhelmingly Buddhist country has not substantially increased....Fullstory

2016-07-21 07:22 PM

Thousands of Muslims flood into Taipei Main Station for Eid al-Fitr Thousands of Muslims flood into Taipei Main Station for Eid al-Fitr
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Marking the end of the holy month of Ramadan, Eid ul Fitr takes place Sunday as over thirty thousand Muslim flooded into Taipei Main station....Fullstory

2016-07-10 04:22 PM

MOTC to relax foreign language tour guide regulations MOTC to relax foreign language tour guide regulations
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

As part of the "new southward policy", Thai and Bruneian passport holders can now enter Taiwan and stay for up to 30 days without a....Fullstory

2016-08-16 02:12 PM

Indonesia detains 11 Taiwanese fraud suspects Indonesia detains 11 Taiwanese fraud suspects
By Matthew Strong
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Indonesia has detained 11 Taiwanese suspects in an electronic fraud ring, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said Friday, adding it was....Fullstory

2016-08-05 07:32 PM

Children of new immigrants will make difference in Taiwan: president

Central News Agency

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Tuesday encouraged children of new immigrants to be proud of who they are and she expressed confidence that they will....Fullstory

2016-08-02 10:02 PM

Citizens of Thailand and Brunei get visa waivers to Taiwan Citizens of Thailand and Brunei get visa waivers to Taiwan
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Citizens of Thailand and Brunei are now allowed to visit Taiwan without a visa under a one-year trial program that takes effect Monday, according to....Fullstory

2016-08-01 11:06 AM

Taiwanese investors in Indonesian futures firm appeal case

Central News Agency

Representatives of thousands of Taiwanese investors who lost up to US$163 million placed with a futures company in Indonesia have traveled to Indonesia to appeal....Fullstory

2016-07-25 09:58 PM

Civic groups demand law revision to remove statelessness Civic groups demand law revision to remove statelessness
By Sophia Yang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

The Legislature has recently passed the first reading of an amendment to the Nationality Act aimed at reducing the problems of statelessness and inequality for....Fullstory

2016-07-21 09:23 PM

The Philippines admits tribunal has no power to enforce decision The Philippines admits tribunal has no power to enforce decision
By George Liao
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Francis Jardeleza, an Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines, admitted Wednesday that even though the ruling of an arbitration tribunal in The....Fullstory

2016-07-13 09:09 PM

Duterte threatens Chinese drug suspect with death if he returns to Philippines Duterte threatens Chinese drug suspect with death if he returns to Philippines
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Newspaper

Phillipines President Rodrigo Duterte warned a Chinese drug suspect identified as Peter Lim who is wanted in the Philippines that he will die at Manila....Fullstory

2016-07-08 01:04 PM

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