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2015/07/18 | Sid Weng

Radioactive Rainwater is Drained from Fukushima Nuclear Power Station

With west Japan falling into chaos, the Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) says the continuous days of heavy rain has led to the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Station emptying sewage with excessive radioactive substance into the sea.

2015/07/14 | Kenzo

Chinese Tourists Medical Debt Adds up to One Billion NT Dollars

Starting from October 1, Chinese visitors to Taiwan must possess certificate for both travel and health insurance that cover sudden illnesses, or else they will not be issued a Taiwan entry permit.

2015/07/06 | Kenzo

Executive Yuan Disregards Overworked Doctors in Taiwan Water Park Explosion

The Taiwan Radical Nurse Union calls upon the government to deal with the lack of medical staff. If the Ministry of Health and Welfare doesn’t start implementing permanent manpower to help in the field, it is predicted that by the end of July, medical personnel will be extremely overworked.

2015/06/25 | Yang

Taiwan’s Aging Population Pace Breaks World Record

The Taiwanese society has a hyper-aged population of over twenty percent; the growing rate is 1.6 times as much as Japan, 2.8 times more than the U.S. and 7.3 times as much as the U.K.