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Leaders of irrigation association to be appointed by government

<p>Taipei-The Legislative Yuan voted Wednesday to abolish the direct election of leaders of local irrigation associations, one of Taiwan's major organizations for farmers.</p><p></p><p>Instead, the positions will be filled by appointment, a move blasted by the opposition Kuomintang (KMT) as …</p>
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U.S. dollar closes higher on Taipei forex market

<p>Taipei-The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Tuesday, gaining NT$0.013 to close at NT$29.555.</p><p></p><p>Turnover totaled US$663 million during the trading session.</p><p></p><p>The greenback opened at NT$29.560, and moved between NT$29.530 and N...
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Celine Dion to perform in Taipei this summer

<p>Taipei-Super diva Celine Dion will give two concerts in Taipei in July and ticket sales will begin on Jan. 22, according to the promoters.</p><p></p><p>Dion, a household name in the western entertainment world, will stage two concerts at Taipei Arena &helli...
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Celine Dion to perform in Taipei this summer

<p>Taipei-Super diva Celine Dion will give two concerts in Taipei in July and ticket sales will begin on Jan. 22, according to the promoters.</p><p></p><p>Dion, a household name in the western entertainment world, will stage two concerts at Taipei Arena &helli...
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Interpreter service available for Southeast Asians seeking legal aid

<p>Taipei-The Legal Aid Foundation launched an interpreter service program at the beginning of this month for foreign nationals from Southeast Asia who do not speak Chinese and require legal assistance in Taiwan.</p><p></p><p>According to a press statement rel...
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U.S. passes bill to help Taiwan get WHA observer status

<p>Washington-The United States House of Representatives passed a bill on Tuesday that directs the U.S. secretary of state to help Taiwan regain observer status in the World Health Organization (WHO) and increased reporting requirements.</p><p></p><p>The bill ...
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Taiwan to set tolerance level for fipronil residue in eggs at 10 ppb

<p>Taipei-Taiwan's health and agriculture authorities have decided to set the maximum tolerance level for fipronil in eggs at 10 parts per billion (ppb) based on the conclusion of a meeting of experts on the management of the pesticide in late …</p>
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Taiwan shares end at 28-year high

<p>Taipei-Shares in Taiwan closed above the 10,900-point mark on Monday at their highest level in almost 28 years after Wall Street hit another record high on Friday, dealers said.</p><p></p><p>Contract chipmaker Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) m...
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Taiwan shares end moderately higher on late session buying

<p>Taipei-Shares in Taiwan closed moderately higher as late buying helped the broader market recoup earlier losses, but the main board moved in consolidation mode throughout the session after solid gains over the previous few days, dealers said.</p><p></p><p>T...
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