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Problem of inadequate qualified teachers of Southeast Asian languages addressed

By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

As Southeast Asian languages are set to be incorporated into Taiwan's 12-year compulsory education system starting 2018, education officials are reminding schools of the need...full story
updated 2016-02-05 09:51 PM
    Updated: 2016/02/13 07:00 GMT+08:00
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Problem of inadequate qualified teachers of Southeast Asian languages addressed
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

As Southeast Asian languages are set to be incorporated into Taiwan's 12-year compulsory education system starting 2018, education officials are reminding schools of the need....Fullstory

2016-02-05 09:51 PM

Chinese spouse faces forced departure
By Maggie Huang
Taiwan News, Newspaper

A Chinese spouse surnamed Pan is now facing forced departure due to her visa problem. Pan’s husband has been living overseas for decades and information....Fullstory

2016-02-04 05:31 PM

Indonesian workers treated well in Taiwan: official

Central News Agency

Jakarta, Jan. 14 (CNA) Taiwan accords good treatment, protection and services to Indonesian migrant workers, according to an Indonesian official.....Fullstory

2016-01-14 05:32 PM

Employers required to report migrant workers' residence changes

Central News Agency

Employers who hire migrant workers are required to report any changes of residence of the workers to relevant authorities or face fines....Fullstory

2015-12-06 08:04 PM

TOCFL test takers exceed 210,000 TOCFL test takers exceed 210,000
By Huang Hui-yu
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

The Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL) is a standardized test developed for non-native speakers of Chinese. It is designed to measure test....Fullstory

2015-10-06 09:00 PM

Indonesian 70th National Day fills Taiwan with songs and delicacies Indonesian 70th National Day fills Taiwan with songs and delicacies
By Jocylin FC
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

August 17 is the national day of Indonesia. It is not any national day, it is the 70th Indonesian National Day. The Indonesian Economic and....Fullstory

2015-08-18 05:56 PM

Indonesian New Year in Taiwan
By Huang Hui-yu
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

The number of Indonesian migrants is the largest among all the migrant workers in Taiwan, and Indonesia is the largest Muslim-majority nation in the world.....Fullstory

2015-08-11 06:27 PM

Chinese lecturer wins Overseas Exemplary Youth Award
By Huang Hui-yu
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

You Xinen, a Chinese lecturer at the University of Vienna, has been working as a Chinese teacher for over five years, and she won the....Fullstory

2015-07-24 07:39 PM

MOL to widen discussions on hiring foreign workers MOL to widen discussions on hiring foreign workers
By Chia Lee
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Ministry of Labor (MOL) will widen discussions on the regulations of hiring foreign professionals with legislators and local labor groups, said Labor Minister Chen Hsiung-wen....Fullstory

2016-02-05 03:19 PM

Woman drugged, robbed during visit to Philippines

Central News Agency

Travelers to the Philippines should be aware of robbers who drug their targets, after a Taiwanese woman recently fell victim, according to Taiwan's representative....Fullstory

2016-02-03 04:21 PM

NIA holds first-ever workshop on foreign affairs NIA holds first-ever workshop on foreign affairs
By National Immigration Agency
Provider

In order to create a friendly international living environment, the National Immigration Agency (NIA) held a one-day workshop on foreign affairs, the first of its....Fullstory

2015-12-09 01:06 PM

Indonesia opens trials of 8 accused of enslaving fishermen

Associated Press

TUAL, Indonesia (AP) — An Indonesian court has opened the trials of three Indonesians and five Thais charged with human trafficking connected with slavery in....Fullstory

2015-11-16 06:12 PM

TOCFL test allows more foreign talent to stay TOCFL test allows more foreign talent to stay
By Jocylin FC
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

There are numerous foreign students who would like to stay in Taiwan after they graduate, but the minimum wage for foreign workers often hinders them.....Fullstory

2015-08-21 06:48 PM

Pilipino maid faces accusation of stealing a NT$53 million lottery ticket
By Jocylin FC
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Foreign domestic helpers often face rampant abuses and accusation abroad. Recently, a Pilipino foreign domestic helper in Singapore was accused of stealing a first prize....Fullstory

2015-08-17 06:23 PM

Indonesian lifeguard fights expulsion
By Huang Hui-yu
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Wong Tu Tjie, a 51-year-old Indonesian, is facing repatriation this month for overstaying his visa. Many migrant civil groups and Wong’s close friend launched a....Fullstory

2015-08-01 07:53 PM

Chinese spouse expands group to help more foreign spouses
By Huang Hui-yu
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

A Chinese spouse from Guangxi named Tan Huixuan, moved to Kinmen and got married a few years ago. She found out that there are many....Fullstory

2015-07-24 07:36 PM

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