Saturday, March 7, 2015
Cheng Chieh (鄭捷), the college student charged with killing 4 and injuring 22 at the Jiangzicui MRT station (江子翠站) on May 21 of last year, was given four death sentences yesterday afternoon by the New Taipei City District Court.
The Ministry of National Defense (MND) yesterday said it will invite President Ma Ying-jeou to preside over a planned public military display to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the R.O.C.'s victory over Japan in the Second Sino-Japanese War.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) yesterday confirmed that police authorities in South Korea are currently investigating a suspect who threatened to set fire to Taiwan's representative office in the East Asian country.
Taipei and Taichung are among the top 100 cities in the world in terms of quality of living, according to a survey released by multinational market consulting firm Mercer.
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) yesterday expressed the party's consent to a two-stage constitutional amendment, with the first stage focusing on items that have garnered a higher level of consensus.
The chances of heavy rainfall in Taiwan this spring are small, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Friday amid worry over water shortages throughout the country.
Siemens provides an integral portfolio of CNC controls for every manufacturing request at its booth at Taipei International Machine Tool Show 2015 (TIMTOS 2015), in Taipei World Trade Center Hall 1, said the company.
Friday, March 6, 2015
The nation held a slew of events including a festival in Taichung and a grand release of sky lanterns in New Taipei City to celebrate the annual Lantern Festival.
The Supreme Court (最高法院) ruled yesterday that Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman Eric Chu (朱立倫) needs to be the party's legal representative for the membership appeal case of Legislative Yuan Speaker Wang Jin-pyng (王金平).