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All hard work is for Taiwan: newly appointed premier

<p>Taipei-Outgoing Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te (???), who has been appointed premier by President Tsai Ing-wen (???), sent a letter to his city government team Tuesday, in which he wrote that no matter which position he holds, all his hard work …</p>
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Taiwan expected to see warmer autumn: CWB

<p>Taipei-A warmer-than-usual autumn is likely this year due to a strong Pacific high pressure system that has lingered above Taiwan longer than expected this summer, the Central Weather Bureau said Tuesday.</p><p></p><p>"The high pressure system should have p...
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2019 Naples Universiade to include sailing, shooting, rugby

<p>Taipei-The 2019 Summer Universiade in Naples will include sailing, shooting and rugby sevens as part of its program, members of the Naples Universiade organizing committee revealed in Taipei on Tuesday.</p><p></p><p>Gianluca Basile, general manager of the c...
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No conclusion on extending free visas for Taiwanese: Thai official

<p>Taipei-The director of the Thailand Tourism Division in Taiwan said Monday that his country has not reached a conclusion about whether to continue allowing free visas for Taiwanese nationals, a policy that will expire by the end of August.</p><p></p><p>"Rig...
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UNIVERSIADE: Aussies hail event success, complain about shuttle bus

<p>Taipei-The 2017 Taipei Universiade has been a big success except for the shuttle bus service transporting athletes between venues which can sometimes takes longer than 30 minutes to turn up, athletes from the Australian delegation said on Sunday.</p><p></p>...
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July retail sales remain slow; August momentum could pick up

<p>Taipei-Retail sales in Taiwan for July continued to post a year-on-year decline relative to the same period of last year, but momentum could pick up in August due to seasonal effects, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA).</p><p></p><p>Statis...
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Winning numbers for Friday’s Taiwan lotteries

<p>Taipei-The winning numbers for Taiwan's Grand Lottery (???) on Friday were 31, 01, 04, 24, 19 and 28 plus the special number 49, the Taiwan Lottery announced that day.</p><p></p><p>Meanwhile, the winning numbers for "Jin Cai 539" lottery (??539) were &helli...
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Taiwan headline news

<p>Taipei-The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Thursday are as follows:</p><p></p><p>@United Daily News: Task force plan to promote long-term care program relaunched</p><p></p><p>@China Times: Retail investors indifferent to record high Taiwan stock mar...
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UNIVERSIADE: Taiwan dominant in roller sports again

<p>Taipei-Taiwan maintained its dominance of inline speed skating events at the 2017 Taipei Universiade on Wednesday when it racked up three more gold medals and threw in a bronze for good measure.</p><p></p><p>Chen Ying-chu (???) started the run with gold &he...
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