Immigration officials are once again allowing foreigners to stay in Taiwan longer due to coronavirus travel restrictions.
The Tourism Bureau is extending quarantine hotel subsidies until the end of the year.
The Central Epidemic Command Center has placed Hong Kong back on its list of regions from which business travellers can apply for shorter quarantine periods on their arrival in Taiwan.
The Ministry of Labour has announced an official minimum wage hike.
Due to a 0.6% decrease in energy consumption (including electricity consumption) in 2019 compared to 2018 and a 4.5% decrease in the electricity emission coefficient, Taiwan's CO2 emissions from fuel combustion fell 3.2% to 258.72 million metric tons in 2019.
A new passport design has been revealed, with the reactions to the design split along party lines.
The opposition Kuomintang (KMT) is planning a referendum concerning the government's plan to open to more US meat imports, which was announced earlier in the week.
Visiting Czech Senate President Milos Vystrcil has invited his Taiwanese counterpart to visit the Czech Parliament.