Labour Minister Hsu Ming-chun says she supports increasing the minimum wage
The Ministry of Labour (MOL) says young people are being paid more than before.
Taiwan's system for childcare leave is getting some updates.
7% of Taiwan's labourers say they were either laid off or suffered reductions in payments due to the impact of coronavirus last year, according to the Ministry of Labour (MOL).
Food delivery workers to unionise
All schools in Taipei and New Taipei, from high schools down to kindergartens, will be suspended from 18-28 May.
The Ministry of Labour (MOL) is beginning labour inspections in the logistics industry.
The Ministry of Labour says women who are pregnant or breastfeeding are still banned from working shifts late at night or in the early morning hours, even though women who don't fall into these categories are now allowed to do so without restrictions.
Taiwan is considering lifting its entry ban on overseas workers amid a labour shortage
The Ministry of Labour has announced the government is providing 10,000 part-time positions for workers affected by the coronavirus pandemic and up to 50,000 more jobs will be made available in the future.
The Ministry of Labour (MOL) says it's extending a subsidy programme that offers a one-time payment of NT$10,000 to designated workers who have lost at least 20% of their income due to the recent domestic coronavirus outbreak.
The Ministry of Labour has announced that the period of time for which workers who take unpaid leave can claim financial relief has been increased from 12 to 24 months.
Business groups panned the minimum wage hike for 2022 proposed by a Ministry of Labor committee Friday, worried that it will hurt service sector companies hit hard by Covid-19. However, labour groups are generally supporting it
The Ministry of Labour has announced an official minimum wage hike.
The Ministry of Labour says it is considering lifting the entry ban on migrant workers to address the ongoing labour shortage
The cabinet has approved a policy plan on prenatal care, infertility treatment and parental leave as part of its efforts to tackle Taiwan's low fertility rate.
The Ministry of Labour reported that a group of labour funds managed by the Bureau of Labour Funds had suffered massive losses of more than NT$470 billion (US$15.67 billion) as of the end of March, when equity markets at home and abroad plunged amid an escalation of the Covid-19 pandemic.