The government has notified member economies of the Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-Pacific Partnership that Taiwan is seeking to join the regional trade deal.
It is not the Grinch who will steal Christmas in Europe this year but the Covid-19 pandemic as a new wave of infections has prompted governments across Europe to impose restrictions on gatherings.
A new report finds that this year's average annual bonus is at its lowest in nine years.
The Council of Agriculture is downplaying concerns about a looming food shortage.
The National Immigration Agency has again extended the duration of stay for foreigners who arrived in Taiwan before 21 March.
The EPA is planning to offer cup rentals on outlying islands to cut down on waste.
The European Council has endorsed a binding EU target of a net domestic reduction of at least 55% in greenhouse gas emissions by 2030 compared to 1990 levels.
Taiwan exported products worth US$31.99 billion in November, up 12% from the same month in 2019, according to data released by the Ministry of Finance (MOF).