Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) on Saturday announced that the special municipality's government has set up a team whose role is to speed up the relocation of state-run oil supplier CPC Corp.'s (中油) refinery in Taoyuan, the Central News Agency (CNA) reported.
A dead dolphin was found on a beach in Taoyuan City Sunday, with wounds that indicated it had been attacked by sharks.
Police officers escort suspects of an alleged fraud ring in Taoyuan on Tuesday, June 7.
Power has been restored at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Terminal 2, and the air-conditioning system was turned back on Sunday, three days after it was damaged by heavy flooding.
Hundreds of people spent a pleasant day in Taoyuan Saturday eating and playing at a fair where they also witnessed a ceremony to honor outstanding students from schools in the city.
Injury marks are shown on a student's arm in this photo taken on Monday, May 23. A junior high school teacher from Taoyuan was found to have inappropriately disciplined a special education student.
A former deputy Taoyuan county magistrate who served before the county was upgraded to a special municipality, was sentenced to seven years in prison by the Supreme Court Thursday for taking bribes from a land developer in an affordable housing construction project.
The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA, 台鐵) on Friday rejected demands made by Taoyuan City Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) that the Puyuma Express trains (普悠瑪列車) make an additional stop in Zhongli (中壢) in its western route from Taipei to Chaozhou (潮州).
Nearly 8,000 people from the same clan packed their ancestral shrine in the Northern Taiwan municipal city of Taoyuan Monday to take part in a group ceremony during the Tomb Sweeping Festival to worship their ancestors.
The Taoyuan city government said Monday that it has decided to allow same-sex couples to denote their partner relations at household registration offices.1 Comment