Thursday, July 9, 2015
Students Yao Chang-hao (姚昌鎬) and Hu Shu-wen (許舒雯) from Tatung University's (大同大學) Department of Mechanical Engineering and Hsu Yu-yu (徐郁瑜) and Lin Meng-chiao (林孟樵) from National Taiwan Ocean University's (國立海洋大學) Department of Marine Engineering are heading to Iceland, Sweden and Norway to research on geothermal energy this summer.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
The Taipei City Hall arson case drew to a close yesterday, as the Taipei City Police brought in a suspect with supposed mental disorders.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
A 17-year-old U.S. citizen of Chinese descent fell to his death from a building at the Chientan Overseas Youth Activity Center in Taipei, the center's owner, China Youth Corps, confirmed Monday.
Taipei Rapid Transit Corp. (TRTC, ??????) will launch a mobile app Monday to allow users to check the arrival times of Taipei Metro trains.1 Comment
Taipei is backpacker-friendly city: it offers some great sights, stress-free public transportation and some of the most delicious food. A bit more challenging can be the search for budget accommodation. It's rather hard to find a hostel that is both inexpensive and convenient.2 Comments
Monday, July 6, 2015
A New Taipei City councilor has accused local police of a weak crackdown on purported gang disturbances by youth on scooters last week.
Herbalife, a global nutrition company, released data from a clinical study it conducted in partnership with Taipei Medical University, which showed that a combination of meal replacement, fish oil and a calorie-restricted diet led to effective weight management and improvements in metabolic syndrome among participants in the study.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Chiang Yu-chao had suffered from cerebral edema from birth and was paralyzed from the neck down for her entire life. Until she passed away three days ago, she had spent 62 years lying face down on a bed.
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.1 Comment
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.1 Comment