Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Tourists visiting the Alishan National Scenic Area in 2014 reached the 1 million mark yesterday, breaking past records for achieving the number so early in the year.
The Changhua County Beidou Precinct (彰化北斗警察分局) yesterday said that it recently busted a fraud ring, arresting seven Vietnamese including a ringleader surnamed Chang.
A Philippine court has issued arrest warrants for eight Philippine Coast Guard officers charged with homicide in the shooting death of a Taiwanese fisherman last year, according to the Philippine Department of Justice., 2 Comments
President Ma Ying-jeou might visit Lin Yi-hsiung, a former chairman of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) who began a hunger strike Tuesday to press the government to scrap the nearly completed fourth nuclear power plant project, environmental protection groups said that day.
Taiwan's National Palace Museum has won five awards at the 47th WorldFest-Houston International Film and Video Festival, including two platinum awards, the museum said yesterday.
Taiwan's annual computer war games, to be held next month, will be testing local armed forces' combat strategies in the face of an invasion led by China's first aircraft carrier, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said yesterday.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Following a visit to the mayor of Taipei on Sunday, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairman Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) yesterday visited Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) at the Executive Yuan and discussed controversial the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant issue., 1 Comment
A day prior to his slated hunger strike against Taiwan's Fourth Nuclear Power Plant, former Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairman Lin Yi-hsiung (林義雄) declared that the government would be at fault if the strike eventually takes his life., 4 Comments
In 2013, Yuchi Township (魚池鄉) — home to Sun Moon Lake — saw the most expensive room rate in Taiwan while Kenting in Hengchun Township posted the largest hike in overnight fees island wide.