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20 absconded Indonesian migrant workers nabbed in Miaoli County


Central News Agency

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) A total of 20 absconded Indonesian migrant workers, 11 men and nine women, were discovered Tuesday in...full story
updated 2015-08-04 10:54 PM
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20 absconded Indonesian migrant workers nabbed in Miaoli County

Central News Agency

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) A total of 20 absconded Indonesian migrant workers, 11 men and nine women, were discovered Tuesday in....Fullstory

2015-08-04 10:54 PM

Taiwan braces for Super Typhoon Soudelor

Central News Agency

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) Taiwan started preparing itself for Super Typhoon Soudelor Tuesday, placing flood prevention facilities on....Fullstory

2015-08-04 09:20 PM

Taiwanese businessmen donate computers to Philippine university

Central News Agency

Manila, Aug. 4 (CNA) Ting Chin-huang (???) and Chu Jih-lin (???), two Taiwanese businessmen in the Philippines, have donated....Fullstory

2015-08-04 07:36 PM

Ko takes a step further to combat drunk driving Ko takes a step further to combat drunk driving
By Ko Lin
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je has taken a step further to combat the island’s notorious drunk driving, reports said Tuesday. Ko said during a meeting at the....Fullstory

2015-08-04 05:18 PM

Dengue fever cases in Tainan rise to new high

Central News Agency

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) Tainan in southern Taiwan reported 102 new dengue fever cases last week, a new high for....Fullstory

2015-08-04 05:10 PM

President happy with newborn number last year

Central News Agency

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) President Ma Ying-jeou expressed his joy Tuesday over a higher-than-expected newborn number last year.....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:43 PM

Families, friends remember actress at funeral

Central News Agency

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) Families and friends gathered at a funeral in Taipei on Tuesday to say farewell to actress Yang....Fullstory

2015-08-04 02:51 PM

EPA warns of dangerous UV levels around Taiwan

Central News Agency

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) The Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) warned Tuesday of dangerously high ultraviolet (UV) levels all over Taiwan, in....Fullstory

2015-08-04 10:54 AM

Taipei e-bus system has high degree of customer satisfaction

Central News Agency

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) The Taipei City Public Transportation Office said Tuesday that a recent survey shows that the Taipei e-bus....Fullstory

2015-08-04 10:06 PM

Angler swept out to sea as Super Typhoon Soudelor moves closer

Central News Agency

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) Coastal patrols said Tuesday that an angler was swept out to sea while fishing at Kaohsiung....Fullstory

2015-08-04 07:44 PM

Fathers in Taiwan not giving enough time to children: survey

Central News Agency

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) Fathers in Taiwan display three alarming features -- "not talking much, coming home late and often....Fullstory

2015-08-04 07:17 PM

90% of working fathers suffer from high levels of stress

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

As Father's Day in Taiwan approaches, it may be a good idea for working fathers to find a way to release their stress. 111 Job....Fullstory

2015-08-04 05:15 PM

India combats Chinese radio invasion

Taiwan News, Staff Writer

India declares plans to fend off airwave ‘intrusion’ of Chinese radio on August 4. Across the 2000 km long borders between India and China up....Fullstory

2015-08-04 04:08 PM

CWB warns of 'single wolf' Typhoon Soudelor

Central News Agency

Taipei, Aug. 4 (CNA) The Central Weather Bureau (CWB) warned Tuesday of the potential damage Super Typhoon Soudelor may cause Taiwan,....Fullstory

2015-08-04 03:08 PM

Kuomintang votes against the extraordinary session Kuomintang votes against the extraordinary session
By Jocylin FC
Taiwan News, Staff Writer

Kuomintang (KMT) held a party meeting in the morning of August 4. Lin Te-fu, secretary general of KMT, said all the party members who are....Fullstory

2015-08-04 02:31 PM

AP investigation prompts new round of slave rescues AP investigation prompts new round of slave rescues
By MARGIE MASON,MARTHA MENDOZA
Associated Press

Authorities in Papua New Guinea have rescued eight fishermen held on board a Thai-owned refrigerated cargo ship, and dozens of other boats are still being....Fullstory

2015-08-04 09:56 AM

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