Taiwan's Central Weather Bureau says the mercury in Taipei rose to 38.9 degrees at 13:15 on Monday, 29 June, marking the highest temperature ever recorded in the capital in the month of June since the city's weather station was established in 1896.
Taiwan Power Company's annual summer electricity pricing scheme will take effect this Thursday and remain in place until 30 September.
Local drug maker Adimmune has started the first phase of human trials for its experimental coronavirus vaccine.
Taiwan's unemployment rate for March stood at 3.56%.
Taiwan's official unemployment rate declined by 0.04 percentage points month-on-month to 3.46% in May, according to a news release by the Directorate General of Budget Accounting and Statistics (DGBAS).
The Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) has announced that the island-wide level 3 alert will be extended until 14 June, citing the severity of domestic transmission rates.
Taiwan's jobless rate remained relatively stable in February despite the growing battle with the novel coronavirus disease during the month.
The government says the island's unemployment rate fell from a month earlier in July as the local job market has now stabilised.
Taiwan's official unemployment rate reached 4% in July, according to the monthly Manpower Survey Results report by the Directorate General of Budget Accounting & Statistics (DGBAS).
Taiwan's official unemployment rate declined by 0.21 percentage points in October to 3.43% compared to the same month in 2022.
Taiwan's unemployment rate declined by 0.02 percentage points month-on-month and 0.11 percentage points year-on-year to 3.50% in January while the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate remained at 3.60%.
Taiwan's unemployment rate rose by 0.75 percentage points to 3.78% in July compared to the same month in 2021
The unemployment rate rose by 0.1 percentage point to 3.99% in August.
Taiwan's jobless rate rose slightly last month.
Taiwan's unemployment rate rose by 0.4 percentage points to 4.07% in May, compared with the same month in 2019.
Taiwan's unemployment rate in November declined to 3.66% or 3.71% on a seasonally adjusted basis
The Minister of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) today announced that group tours to China will be temporarily suspended from June.
Taiwan's official unemployment rate declined by 0.09 percentage points to 3.52% in December, down by 0.12 percentage points from the same month in 2021.
Taiwan Power Company (Taipower) says its annual summer electricity pricing scheme will begin on 1 June and remain in place until 30 September.
The Central Epidemic Command Center says it will soon be administering the 1.24 million shots of AstraZeneca vaccine received last week from Japan.
Taiwan's official Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose by 1.89% year-on-year in June.
Taiwan's total exports surged by 35.1% year-on-year to reach US$36.65 billion in June while total imports rose by 42.3% from a year earlier to US$31.51 billion.
Taiwan's official Consumer Price Index (CPI) in June 2022 increased 3.59% compared with the same month of 2021
Taiwan's Consumer Price Index (CPI) fell 0.76% in June 2020, compared with the same month in 2019.
Taiwan's total exports contracted 3.8% year on year in June to US$27.13 billion compared to the same month in 2019 while total imports fell 8.6% from a year earlier to US$22.29 billion.
Taiwan's official Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) for June 2023 came in at 48.3, the fourth consecutive month in negative territory (below 50) but up seven percentage points from the previous month.
Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) spokesman Zhuang Ren-xiang says Taiwan and other non-United Nations member countries will be allotted 1.3 million doses of the coronavirus vaccine in the first round of COVAX vaccine distribution.
Taiwan's official Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) for June rose slightly from a month earlier by 0.1 points to 53.6. According to a news release from the Chung-Hua Institution for Economic Research (CIER), it was the 24th consecutive month that the PMI remained above the neutral level, indicating growth ahead
Taiwan's official seasonally adjusted Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) remained in expansionary territory at 64 in June for the eighth consecutive month, although the rate of expansion has slowed for two consecutive months.
Car sales in Taiwan for June 2021 plunged to a 12 year-low due to the pandemic but are higher than last year for the first six months of 2021.
Taiwan's official purchasing managers' index (PMI) came in at 47.2 in June, up 2.4 points from 44.8 in May, indicating an easing of the contraction in manufacturing activity, although still below the neutral level of 50, which would have indicated an expansion ahead.