Saturday, August 1, 2015
Taipei Deputy Mayor Charles Lin (林欽榮) declared "victory" in an interview yesterday, claiming that Farglory Group (遠雄) had agreed to a holistic security-check standard for Taipei Dome as well as three security improvement recommendations made by Taipei City.
Kaohsiung City Mayor Chen Chu (陳菊) yesterday led local officials at a press conference, where she gave an update on victims and the progress of reconstruction efforts on this one-year anniversary of the Kaohsiung gas explosions., 2 Comments
At a meeting hosted by the Education (教育局) and Transportation (交通局) ministries, Ko participated in a discussion about maintaining the safety of students commuting between home and school., 1 Comment
The total number of reservists may not be sufficient to meet the nation's defensive needs after 2020, a recently released National Audit Office (NAO, 審計部) report says.
The U.S. dollar rose against the Taiwan dollar Friday, gaining NT$0.081 to close at NT$31.682 as weaker-than-expected gross domestic product (GDP) growth hurt demand for the local currency, dealers said.
Friday, July 31, 2015
Taipei - Minister of Education Wu Se-hwa said Friday that the controversial issue of guidelines for the senior high school history curriculum is not a "yes" or "no" question, and expressed his wish for rational talks with students protesting the ministry's move.
About 300 students of anti-curriculum guidelines revision groups scaled the fence of the Legislative Yuan yesterday and gathered at its front gate to protest the death of their member Lin Kuan-hua who committed suicide yesterday in New Taipei City., 2 Comments
Ex-Deputy New Taipei City Mayor Hsu Chih-chien (許志堅) and suspected go-between and accomplice Chou Li-hui (周麗惠) were detained yesterday morning after a hearing at the Taipei District Court, ..............