Sunday, September 28, 2014
The Taipei District Court yesterday ruled that three suspects in a case involving a police detective's death — Kou Huan-ming (苟桓銘), Chang Po-an (張博安) and Wang Pei-an (王培安) — are to be held incommunicado. The court also granted the suspect Huang Hao-yu (黃皓瑜) a NT$100,000 bail yesterday.
Friday, September 26, 2014
Dozens of people lined up yesterday in front of their cellphone carriers in a bid to become some of the first to own the iPhone 6, ahead of its local release set for today.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Ruling party Taipei mayoral candidate Sean Lien (連勝文) on Tuesday wagered his bid to govern Taiwan's capital by announcing in an online meeting with prospective voters that he would drop out of the race if evidence shows that he sold holdings of derivative instruments of China-based integrated health care company Golden Meditech Holdings Limited (GMHL, 金衛).
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
An American man was granted NT$50,000 bail and restricted from leaving the country by the Taipei District Prosecutors Office (TDPO) yesterday.2 Comments
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 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.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
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.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Transactions of luxury residential properties for July fell sharply after the government came
An elderly man yesterday attempted suicide after stabbing his wife who had been suffering from cancer as he was unwilling to see her suffer anymore, said police in Tamsui.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Three suspects involved in the killing of a police detective in Taipei's Xinyi District were held incommunicado in police custody yesterday morning.