The Taoyuan mayor-elect's proposed review of the Taoyuan Aerotropolis project could delay completion of the airport's third runway by six months to a year, according to the Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC).
Taoyuan International Airport Corporation Ltd. (TIAC, 桃園國際機場公司) yesterday announced that it has been selected by the Airports Council International (ACI), the only global trade representative of the world's airports, to be a board member in its Asia-Pacific branch, which means TIAC is entitled to the right to speak and vote regarding various international airports' management policies in the future.
One in every nine students in Taoyuan's elementary and junior high schools has a foreign-born parent, the county government reported Monday, saying that the figure is a sharp rise from the 2.1 percent recorded ten years ago.2 Comments
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) yesterday dismantled a Taoyuan-based health supplement fraud operation following the arrest of 9 suspects, including its ringleader.
The Taoyuan County government hosted a family day event Sunday for its population of foreign workers, most of who are from the Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam and Thailand.
Following a popular display that drew over 2 million visits since its opening, Dutch artist Florentijn Hofman's "Moon Rabbit" sculpture was destroyed in a fire in Taoyuan Monday.1 Comment
A giant white rabbit sculpture on display at the 2014 Taoyuan Land Arts Festival in northern Taiwan attracted large crowds Saturday, the first day of the three-day weekend, the organizers said.
The 2014 Taoyuan Landscape Art Festival will kick off in the county's Dayuan Township today, featuring a "Moon Rabbit" created by Florentijn Hofman, the Dutch artist whose "Rubber Duck" created a sensation in Taiwan last year.
Taoyuan City has the largest number of temples dedicated to Tu Di Gong, the earth god in Chinese folk religion, in proportion to its population in Taiwan.
Domestic waterski and wakeboard lovers yesterday called on the government to relax current regulations and allow more water areas, including reservoirs, to be accessed for training and competition purposes.