Legislative Speaker You Si-kun says an extraordinary legislative session will run until 22 July as scheduled, during which lawmakers will vote on whether to approve President Tsai Ying-wen's nominees for the Control Yuan, among other issues.
National Sun Yat-sen University, located in Kaohsiung city, has become the base for cultivating bilingual education teachers.
Dynamic and constantly evolving
By Mike Jewell
Taiwan's wholesale, retail and food services sales all rose in August compared with the same month in 2019.
Compared with the same month in 2019, sales of wholesale trade in September 2020 increased 8.2% to NT$952.1 billion while retail sales in September 2020 increased 2.9% year-on-year to NT$320.6 billion.
Wholesale, retail and food services sales all fell in May compared to the same month in 2019.
Wealth effects from stock market fuel sales
By Matt Kovac
A ban on the use of disposable tableware at restaurants and food courts in shopping malls will take effect in 10 municipalities in Taiwan next year, the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) said.