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Acclaimed journalism professor Cheng Jim-ming dies at 82

<p>Taipei, Acclaimed journalism professor Cheng Jim-ming (???) passed away Monday in Taipei at the age of 82, media personality Jeffrey Ko (???) said.</p><p></p><p>Cheng died at Central Clinic and Hospital in Taipei at 4:56 p.m. Monday. He was admitted to …</p>
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Winning numbers for lunar New Year Day’s Taiwan lotteries

<p>Taipei, The winning numbers for Taiwan's Grand Lottery 6/49 (???) on Friday were 04, 41, 24, 07, 27, and 23, plus the special number 17, the Taiwan Lottery announced that day.</p><p></p><p>Taiwan Lottery also announced 10 numbers for Friday's Lunar …...
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Formosa Petrochemical to cut fuel prices for next week

<p>Taipei, Feb. 10 (CNA) Formosa Petrochemical Corp., a private fuel supplier in Taiwan, said Saturday that it will cut domestic gasoline and diesel prices for next week after crude oil prices in the U.S. market dropped to below US$59 a …</p>
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Facebook donates NT$10 million to Hualien quake relief fund

<p>Taipei, Feb. 9 (CNA) Facebook on Friday pledged a donation of NT$10 million (US$340,136) to the earthquake relief efforts in Taiwan, joining a growing list of corporate donors offering aid in the wake of the deadly quake in Hualien earlier …</p>
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Taiwan shares rebound after Wall Street bounces back

<p>Taipei, Shares in Taiwan staged a technical rebound Wednesday morning from an almost 5 percent slump on Tuesday as investors picked up confidence from gains on Wall Street overnight, dealers said.</p><p></p><p>Large cap stocks across the board, in particula...
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Taiwan suspends all AH-64 Apache flights after crash in Japan

<p>Taipei, The Ministry of National Defense (MND) suspended the operations of all 29 of its AH-64 Apache attack helicopters on Tuesday as a preventive measure after Japan did the same a day earlier following the crash of one of its …</p>
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Kaohsiung police seize almost 1,300 kg of ketamine in record drug haul

<p>Taipei, Feb.4 (CNA) Police on Friday raided a fishing boat at a pier in Kaohsiung and seized 1,289.6 kilograms of ketamine in the biggest drug bust in Taiwan's history, a prosecutor said Sunday.</p><p></p><p>The captain of the boat, surnamed Chen, …<...
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8 Taiwanese fraud suspects remain detained in Indonesia

<p>Jakarta, Eight Taiwanese suspects in a cross-border fraud ring recently busted by the Indonesian authorities remained detained on the island of Bali Friday, while 55 other Chinese ring members were returned to China that same day, according to Indonesian po...
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Cabinet approves proposed extension of tax cut on day trading

<p>Taipei, The Cabinet gave approval Thursday for a reduced transaction tax on day trading to be extended for another three years, Cabinet spokesman Hsu Kuo-yung (???) said.</p><p></p><p>The decision was taken in a bid to encourage greater investment in the &h...
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