Tuesday, November 8, 2011
A physical education teacher was poked with a Butterfly needle on a bus while traveling from Taipei to Taichung, and he accused the bus company of its indifference given that he could have contracted AIDS.
Saturday, November 5, 2011
Taichung Vice Mayor Hsiao Chia-chi acknowledged that he was “shocked” by his 18-year-old son's romance with a supplementary schoolteacher 22 years senior to his age.
Sunday, October 30, 2011
Hon Hai Group, Taiwan's largest provider of electronic manufacturing services, yesterday kicked off a NT$100 billion (US$3.3 billion) plan to build an intelligent technology park in Taichung, central Taiwan, where robotics production is part of the program.
Tuesday, October 18, 2011
The Taichung District Court said Monday that the owners of two food companies involved in an illegal plasticizer scandal in Taiwan earlier this year had been sentenced to two years and seven months, respectively, for purposely providing false information to the health authorities.1 Comment
Thursday, October 13, 2011
Wednesday, October 12, 2011
Taichung Mayor Jason Hu said yesterday that the city's jazz festival, now in its ninth year, has become a major music festival in Asia, and he expressed hope that it will attract 1 million people next year.
Sunday, October 9, 2011
CPC Corp. Taiwan, a state-run oil company under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Economic Affairs, plans to set up three liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage tanks at Taichung Harbor with at a total cost of NT$18.5 billion over the next six years to facilitate natural-gas power generation, Economic Minister Shih Yen-hsiang said yesterday.
Thursday, October 6, 2011
A mega rock opera will be among the highlights of the Republic of China's National Day celebrations in Taichung that will mark the country's 100th birthday in just five days.
The Taichung Customs Office has collected NT$318.42 million in luxury tax on imported high-class sedans delivered at the Taichung Harbor as of the end of September, according to statistics released by the office yesterday.
Monday, October 3, 2011
Two men in central Taichung City were arrested yesterday for attacking a woman and her daughter living in the same neighborhood with an electroshock gun. The men also severely harmed the woman, who sustained serious bruises all over her body.