Monday, September 22, 2014
A group of Israeli musicians will be featured at this year's Daniel Pearl memorial concert in Taipei later this month to commemorate late Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl, who was captured and beheaded in Pakistan while on assignment in 2002.
The Kinmen County government has launched a pilot program in Lieyu Township to make more efficient use of its limited water resources.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) yesterday announced that an initiative to refine biogas fuel from collected food refuse from Taipei and New Taipei has been halted due to technical challenges.
Sunday, September 21, 2014
Taichung has received the nod from the central government for the construction of a cable car system running through central city's scenic mountain areas, officials said yesterday., 1 Comment
A landmark bishop wood (bischofia javanica) tree in the southeastern county of Taitung has been well-prepared ahead of a tropical storm's expected landfall in southern Taiwan, local government officials said Saturday.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
Taiwan's 7-Eleven convenience store chain opened its first store on remote Orchid Island on Friday, after overcoming criticism from civic groups that the outlet would hurt the island's indigenous culture.
Two districts in Taipei sprayed pesticides in their neighborhoods on Friday after the city confirmed its first dengue fever case of the year the previous day, environmental officials said.
Friday, September 19, 2014
Due to hot and humid weather in Kaohsiung this summer, an outbreak of dengue fever in the southern city has continued to worsen, accounting for the majority of 2,000 cases reported across the nation, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Tuesday.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Transactions of luxury residential properties for July fell sharply after the government came
The first 7-Eleven convenience store on Orchid Island will open on Sept. 19, President Chain Store Corp. (PCSC, 統一超商) announced yesterday.