Saturday, May 30, 2015
The Taoyuan District Prosecutors Office on Friday charged 8 suspects including Wu Shang-chen, former head of the Xinwu branch of the Taoyuan Fire Department, for violation of the Anti-Corruption Act for tampering with safety inspections leading to the deaths of 6 firefighters in January.3 Comments
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Expropriation hearings for the locally managed zone of Taoyuan Aerotropolis will take about one year to complete, Greater Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) announced yesterday.
Friday, April 10, 2015
The water held in the Shihmen Reservoir (石門水庫) is estimated to last until the end of May, said Economics Minister John Deng (鄧振中) at the Legislature yesterday.
Friday, March 27, 2015
A travel center designed to cater to foreign tourists has been established in historic Daxi Township (大溪鎮) in northern Taiwan's Taoyuan City (桃園市) as part of the country's efforts to promote travel to local townships, officials said Thursday.
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Yeh Shih-wen (葉世文), a former Taoyuan deputy county magistrate before the county was upgraded to a special municipality late last year, was convicted of bribe taking and sentenced to 19 years in prison at Taipei District Court on Friday.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
The Taipei City Police carried out a raid yesterday to arrest suspects before successfully retrieving a kidnapped victim from a motel in Taoyuan.
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Co. (TTIA) said Saturday that it is planning to build capsule hotels at the airport to target the growing number of transit passengers.
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Another chicken farm in Taoyuan has been confirmed as infected with the H5 avian influenza, the city's quarantine authorities said Saturday.
The lowest temperature so far this winter -- 7.1 degrees Celsius -- was recorded in suburban Taoyuan City Saturday morning, the Central Weather Bureau said.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Six young firefighters perished in the line of duty in the early hours of yesterday morning while trying to fight a blaze at a bowling alley located in Taoyuan's Xinwu District.2 Comments