Posts from ‘May, 2011’

Winning Taiwan receipt lottery numbers for March – April 2011

Uniform-Invoice Prize Winning Numbers for Months 3-4, Year 2011 Special Prize – NT$10million for matching all the digits from the below special prize winning number. 19739825 Grand Prize – NT$2 million for matching all the digits from the below grand prize winning number. 78112735 First Prize – NT$200,000 for matching all the digits from any […]

Uni-President: We do not use MUCH plasticizer

What is meant by ‘not much’? Wouldn’t ‘none’ be preferable? Ma wants additive makers punished – The China Post Uni-President, Taiwan maker of sports drink Pocari Sweat, says it does not use much plasticizer in its products.  

DEHP – plasticizer added to food to cut costs

Food producers in Taiwan have been adding DEHP, a plasticizer, to food as a replacement for palm oil. EDIT: I’ve been editing this original posting over the last day or so, adding products and companies to the lists below as I read about them in the media. But at this point it appears that essentially […]

10,000 job openings for Mandarin teachers announced

Take note, graduating seniors. India has announced that it’s expanding it foreign language education programs in high schools, resulting in the need for 10,000 teachers of Mandarin. India asks Taiwan for 10,000 Mandarin teachers – CNA ENGLISH NEWS Taipei, May 9 (CNA) India has asked Taiwan for 10,000 Mandarin teachers who could travel to the […]

Scrap the US travel visa requirements!

The rest of the world has given Taiwan citizens visa-free status, why hasn’t the US? The ultimate result will be that Taiwanese will simply go somewhere else, thank you very much, and they’ll take their fun money somewhere else with them. AIT confirms US visa application fee will drop on May 9 – The China […]