Thursday, July 2, 2015
Following two major incidents involving gangsters that recently aroused public attention and horror, New Taipei City Mayor Eric Chu said yesterday that the city government has joined a national program, aiming to protect teenagers during summer vacations, and will be checking on locations where teenagers often go more regularly, including Internet cafes, bowling alleys, KTVs and movie theaters.
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Around 10 people were arrested and accussed of throwing signal bombs and crashing cars, including burning cars in fornt of a police station on the streets at midnight Tuesday, according to police officers of New Taipei City Police Department, Sanchong Precinct yesterday.
Monday, June 29, 2015
Taipei City's Department of Education yesterday announced that a joint draft plan created for Taipei, New Taipei and Keelung slated for use for the 2016 school year would not be implemented. An alternative strongly pushed by many Taipei district parents may be put in place, with that plan calling for next year's enrollment to be determined using measures that have historically been provided by the Ministry of Education (MOE).
A photo exhibition prepared to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Republic of China's victory in the 1937-1945 war of resistance against Japan will be held at the Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall in Taipei July 3-30.
Sunday, June 28, 2015
Former Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) on Thursday said that the Taipei City Government has been suffering from an exodus of employees since the incumbent mayor took office.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je said Saturday that the city government hopes that 30,000 volunteers will sign up to do administrative work and provide services during the Summer Universiade set for Aug. 19-30, 2017.
Saturday, June 27, 2015
The Taiwan High Court has ordered New Taipei Fire Department to pay more than NT$4 million in damages to a man who was injured during a rescue operation five years ago.
A Indonesian man died Friday after he jumped from a height of about three stories off a 30-story building in Taipei around noon.
Thursday, June 25, 2015
The Ministry of Justice (MOJ, 法務部) yesterday returned the Taipei Dome (大巨蛋) and MeHAS City (美河市) cases to the Taipei City Government without review.
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
To prevent the spread of MERS, the Taipei Public Health Department (TPHD) has issued guidance to the management of 488 hotel and concert venues on how to best meet the needs and health requirements of recently arriving South Korean pop stars.