Saturday, November 28, 2015
The Lehua night market (樂華夜市) in New Taipei's populous Yonghe District might be closed after the Supreme Administrative Court ruled that the business permit for vendors -- issued by the local government three years ago -- must be withdrawn because the issuance procedure was flawed.
Friday, November 27, 2015
A scuffle between two groups early yesterday morning in the glitzy eastern district of Taipei City, which included local entertainers, continued minutes after both parties were released from police questioning hours later. Six of the twelve involved in the fighting were again taken into police custody for starting the second altercation.1 Comment
Angela Hou, dean of the Office of International Education (OIE) at Fu Jen Catholic University, invited Daniel Lee from the National Education Radio to give a speech on the importance of being an exchange student when studying in college, said the university.
Thursday, November 26, 2015
Former New Taipei Deputy Mayor Hsu Chih-chien (許智堅), two of his family members, and four people related to two construction firms engaged in bribery, were prosecuted by the Taipei District Prosecutors' Office Wednesday for violating the anti-corruption act.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) intends to cancel added police patrols traditionally conducted during the Lunar New Year holiday period, city police officials told city councilors at a news conference yesterday.
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
New Taipei City unveiled a Christmas tree billed as the world's first to use 360-degree light sculpture projection technology on Friday, Nov. 20.
Monday, November 23, 2015
A helicopter tasked with cleaning utility pylons became tangled up with high-voltage power lines before crashing on a hillside in New Taipei City yesterday, killing both pilots on board.
Friday, November 20, 2015
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said Thursday that he will remain politically neutral in the presidential election, because the three presidential candidates and two of the three vice presidential candidates are acquaintances, and it would be awkward to campaign for any one of them.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Three crested serpent eagles have been released into the wild by the Midway House of Wild Birds of New Taipei City after being treated and rehabilitated by veterinarians for nearly a month, a New Taipei agricultural official said Tuesday.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je invited the presidential candidates of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT), the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and the People First Party (PFP), as well as executives of New Taipei, Keelung and Taoyuan, ......