Thursday, August 18, 2011
A suspected Taoyuan electric cable thief was stabbed to death by his partners after a dispute, according to the Taoyuan County Police Bureau. The suspect, Chiu Tzu-hang, was arrested yesterday and will be charged for murder and theft.
Sunday, July 31, 2011
The Luchu cleaning team of Taoyuan County yesterday uncovered over NT$400,000 in old bills and coins from a discarded cabinet. The money appeared to belong to the deceased grandmother-in-law of the homeowner, surnamed Lu, who identified it as her private money collection and savings.
Sunday, July 17, 2011
A China Airlines (CAL) cargo plane docked at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport was damaged after being hit by a truck yesterday, ground service officials said.
Sunday, July 10, 2011
Wednesday, July 6, 2011
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen yesterday supported the underground urbanization of Taoyuan County by encouraging the county government to allot more funds for the creation of subways similar to the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) system in Taipei.1 Comment
Thursday, June 30, 2011
Fifteen factories using chlorinated solvent were found to have exceeded the standards for soil and groundwater pollution. Taoyuan topped the list with four factories exceeding the standards, while Tainan was the most polluted area with two factories exceeding the standard by more than 10,000 times, according to environmental authorities.
Sunday, June 12, 2011
Taoyuan County and Hsinchu City police yesterday cracked down on the largest ketamine production factory in the nation, which could reportedly produce up to 50 kilograms of “Special K” with each round.
Wednesday, April 27, 2011
Taoyuan International Airport, Taiwan's main international gateway, was rated the world's 16th in terms of overall performance in the first quarter of 2011, according to airport authorities Monday.
Thursday, April 21, 2011
The Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) said that it will cost NT$300 billion (US$10.4 billion) to refurbish and expand Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, the country's main gateway.
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
A mass breakout was reported at a detention center for illegal foreign workers in northern Taiwan early Tuesday.1 Comment