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Three days of national security drills begin in Taipei

<p>Taipei--A national security exercise that simulates various emergency scenarios, including some in which the safety of national leaders is jeopardized during a military crisis, began in Taipei on Friday.</p><p></p><p>The three-day drill involving Cabinet ministries and the military and led …</p>
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U.S. dollar closes lower on Taipei forex

<p>Taipei-- The U.S. dollar dipped against the Taiwan dollar Thursday, shedding NT$0.025 to close at NT$30.227.</p><p></p><p>Turnover totaled US$584 million during the trading session.</p><p></p><p>The greenback opened at NT$30.280, and moved between NT$30.184...
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Pistol, bullets found at dump site in Taoyuan

<p>Taipei--Ammunition was discovered at a trash dump in Taoyuan Wednesday, police authorities said, adding that they were investigating who should be held accountable.</p><p></p><p>Wang Sung-nien (???), a police station head in the special municipality, said t...
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Taiwan, Japan to promote local-level exchanges

<p>Taipei--An annual summit organized by members of Japan's prefectural assemblies will be held in late August to promote exchanges with Taiwan at the local level, an association that handles exchanges with Japan said Tuesday in Taipei.</p><p></p><p>The summit...
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Taiwan shares open lower

<p>Taipei--The Taiwan Stock Exchange's main index opened down 26.29 points Monday at 10,396.76 on turnover of NT$1.192 billion (US$39.35 million).</p><p></p><p>Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel</p><p>…</p>
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U.S. dollar unchanged in Taipei trading

<p>Taipei--The U.S. dollar was traded at NT$30.360 at 10:15 a.m. Wednesday on the Taipei Foreign Exchange, unchanged from the previous close.</p><p></p><p>Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel</p><p>…</p>
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‘Taiwanese Waves’ to feature on Summer Stage in New York

<p>New York, July 23 (CNA) "Taiwanese Waves," a concert program featuring music from Taiwan will be showcased at the "SummerStage" festival in Central Park, New York, on Saturday.</p><p></p><p>"SummerStage" is New York city's largest free summer music festival...
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Interior ministry offers support for Universiade security

<p>The Ministry of the Interior held a preparatory meeting on Monday to discuss security ahead of the 2017 Summer Universiade. The international sporting event for university students is second only to the Olympics in scale, and is set to take …</p>
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Think tank’s forecast for Taiwan’s economic growth edges higher

<p>Taipei--The Chung-hua Institution for Economic Research (CIER) has raised its forecast for Taiwan's economic growth on expectations of higher exports due a stronger global economic recovery than originally foreseen.</p><p></p><p>The think tank on Tuesday re...
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