Sunday, February 15, 2015
A Kuomintang legislator prevailed in a recall vote yesterday, as turnout fell far short of requirements.
Wednesday, February 11, 2015
Starting in July, the Taipei City Government will slash government employees' transportation reimbursements, with the new measure projected to save close to NT$100 million per year.1 Comment
In what operators are calling unprecedented, a Taipei Metro train left a station Tuesday morning with several of its doors still open due to a faulty electronic switch.
Tuesday, February 10, 2015
Taipei City Fire Department acting department head Wu Chun-hung (吳俊鴻) yesterday said that as a result of the recent cold fronts, around half of the deployed search and rescue team has fallen ill, leading to a strain in manpower.2 Comments
Monday, February 9, 2015
Sunday, February 8, 2015
Hundreds of people attended a weekend event in Taipei in celebration of the upcoming Valentine's Day, leaving their wishes for their loved ones on a wishing wall.
Saturday, February 7, 2015
The 2015 Taipei Charity Marathon, sponsored by Standard Chartered Bank (渣打銀行), is to be held on Sunday, Feb. 8. More than 37,000 runners will take part in the event to draw attention and raise funds for the visually impaired, according to a press release by the bank yesterday.
Friday, February 6, 2015
The Syntrend Creative Park (三創數位), Hon Hai Precision Industry's (鴻海) build-operate-transfer (BOT) project with the Taipei City Government, resumed construction yesterday.
Taipei City government officials were criticized Thursday as spending too much time the previous day taking pictures at the site of a plane crash in the city and texting updates to their boss.
Thursday, February 5, 2015
An event this coming weekend in Taipei in anticipation of Feb. 14 Valentine's Day will feature a “wishing wall,” in which people will be invited to write down their wishes for their lovers, friends or families and then post them on the wall, according to the organizer.