Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Muhammad Yunus, the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize winner, attended the unveiling of a “Nobel Chair” in his honor, accompanied by various government officials, at National Central University (CNU) in northern Taiwan yesterday.
Visitors to one of usually safe Japan's most celebrated spots are being warned to be on the lookout, after two Taiwanese tourists were injured in a rampage by a wild deer.
Research shows that imidacloprid (益達胺) residue is a major contributor to colony collapse disorder in which worker bees from a beehive abruptly disappear, National Taiwan University (NTU) announced yesterday.
Monday, April 14, 2014
In a press release published on its website yesterday, the Zhongzheng First Precinct (中正一分局) announced that members of the Referendum Alliance (公投護台灣聯盟) would be granted the right to continue their protests near the Legislative Yuan., 1 Comment
Two members of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) yesterday called for an honest debate about “generational transition” and other issues, just as student protesters recently raised awareness of a controversial trade pact with China., 1 Comment
Lee Sheng-mu and Tsai Chia-hsin from Taiwan fell to Chinese rivals in the men's doubles final of the 2014 OUE Singapore Open on Sunday after an impressive run in the US$300,000 event.
The two leading candidates for the Kuomintang (KMT) nomination in this year's mayoral race in Taipei campaigned actively over the weekend, seeking support in a public opinion poll that will help determine the winner.
Taiwan's most luxurious train decades ago, the Guanghua Express, will be retired from service after the electrification of the rail line between Hualien and Taitung is completed in June, according to the Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA).
A flash mob organized by members of one of Taiwan's indigenous tribes surprised travelers at Taipei Railway Station yesterday with traditional songs and dances and the traditional costumes they wore.
The Taiwan Strait Tourism Association said yesterday that seven Taiwanese tourists on a private bus and their Chinese driver were injured in an accident that occurred a day earlier in Shanghai after a trip to the venue of the Shanghai World Expo.