Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Greater Taichung looks set to be a key factor the seven-in-one elections in 2014 as Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislators Lin Chia-lung (林佳龍), Tsai Chi-chung (蔡其昌) and Su Chia-chuan all expressed yesterday a desire to run for mayor of Taichung.
Saturday, April 20, 2013
The Taichung Customs Office yesterday intercepted 10 containers of undeclared fertilizer imported by a Tainan-based trading house.
Friday, March 8, 2013
The Taichung Motor Vehicles Office (TMVO, 台中監理所) recently held auctions of motor vehicle registration plates online, with a plate numeric code ending with 8888 having 17 bids and the final bid reaching NT$36,000, according to the TMVO yesterday.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
An international five-star hotel, the first of its kind, opened yesterday in Taichung City.
Tuesday, February 19, 2013
A young woman in Taichung was sent to a hospital recently after developing severe abdominal pain that was later found to be linked to infectious mononucleosis, also known as "kissing disease."
Monday, January 28, 2013
The Kuomintang (KMT) began some self-examination yesterday, after its candidate Yen Kuan-heng (顏寬恒) barely won an election for his father's legislative seat.1 Comment
Monday, January 21, 2013
The parents of an 11-year-old boy were detained by prosecutors in Taichung City for allegedly beating their son to death in physical punishment.
Monday, January 14, 2013
The Taichung Blood Center (台中捐血中心) yesterday said its blood supply is running critically low and may not be able to meet demand over the lengthy Chinese New Years Holidays.
Thursday, January 3, 2013
Social welfare authorities in Taichung are investigating allegations that elderly citizens in the central city are running dead pools predicting when sick and old people will die.
Saturday, December 29, 2012
Taichung has approved a budget of NT$2.8 billion for building a major indoor multipurpose stadium that can house 15,000 spectators, its deputy mayor revealed yesterday.
Monday, December 3, 2012
A recently opened food bank in Central Taiwan, which is operated along lines similar to that of a supermarket, offers an opportunity for the disadvantaged to get what they need to sustain their daily lives, free of charge and in a way that respects their dignity.
Wednesday, November 14, 2012
The central city of Taichung could use public funds to buy a local professional baseball club that has been put up for sale, Mayor Jason Hu said yesterday.
Monday, November 12, 2012
The Taichung branch of the Taiwan High Court (台中高分院) yesterday acquitted a man surnamed Liao (廖) who had been convicted of raping an 18-year-old woman, citing insufficient evidence.
Sunday, November 11, 2012
Taichung has the lowest juvenile delinquency rate among all five special municipalities despite a nationwide rise in such crimes, a report said yesterday.