First Bureau

  • promulgation of laws and decrees
  • appointment and removal of civil servants and military officers
  • handling of matters regarding the nomination of officials whose appointment requires the consent of the Legislative Yuan as stipulated by the Constitution
  • handling of matters pertaining to the five government branches (the five Yuan), the General Staff of the Ministry of National Defense, and the provincial/special municipality governments
  • translating and handling of correspondence and documents in foreign languages
  • reports on various domestic and foreign affairs
  • other related matters