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Indonesia looks forward to lifting of migrant workers ban in Taiwan

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan has suspended the arrival of Indonesian workers since the end of last year amid the worsening of the...

Taiwan mulls easing regulations on arrival of migrant workers

TAIPEI (The China Post) — With about 700,000 migrant workers in Taiwan, the labor force relies heavily on migrant workers in manufacturing, construction and...

Ready, get set … go! Happy birthday Taiwan!

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The last rehearsal for Taiwan’s Double Tenth Day celebration unfolded Thursday, highlighting a complex performance featuring some honor guards,...

Heng Tong to donate NT$2 billion to build new NTUH research center

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Heng Tong Machinery Co. Ltd. (亨通機械捐) will donate NT$2 billion over the next five years to help National Taiwan...

Taiwan to ease labor shortage by lifting migrant workers’ entry ban

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Minister of Labor Hsu Ming-chun (許銘春) hinted Thursday at inter-ministerial discussions aimed at lifting the entry ban on migrant...

Taiwan schools AC installation on schedule: Ministry of Education

TAIPEI (The China Post) – The Ministry of Education (MOE, 教育部) said Thursday that the ongoing installation of air conditioning (AC) for all classrooms...

Taiwan railway operator unveils Apple Pay support for e-tickets

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA, 交通部臺灣鐵路管理局) announced Monday that it now supports Apple Pay to purchase train tickets with...

Severe floods destroy bridge in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A bridge in southern Taiwan was destroyed Saturday by strong floods brought on by former typhoon Lupit (盧碧) that...

Singapore eases quarantine rules for Taiwan travelers

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Singapore Ministry of Health announced on Thursday that travelers arriving from Taiwan won’t have to isolate at home...

Tokyo Olympics kick off amid fears of 5th COVID-19 wave

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Tokyo Olympics officially kicked off on Friday amid a surge in COVID-19 infections in the Japanese capital. Unsurprisingly, the virus’...