Sunday, January 29, 2012
Riding on the wave of online shopping, a fraudster had fooled over 20 “customers” into booking for his non-existent hotel in Taichung, making over NT$100,000 over the course of the Chinese New Year holidays.
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
A new bridge in Taitung City will be named after Chen Shu-chu (陳樹菊), a local vegetable vendor who made Time magazine's 2010 list of the world's 100 most influential people for her acts of philanthropy, in the hope that others will follow her example, announced Taitung County's government yesterday.
Monday, January 9, 2012
Three dolphins, two of them dead, were found separately on beaches in the eastern county of Taitung this weekend,the Coast Guard Administration (CGA) said yesterday.
Saturday, December 17, 2011
Taichung Mayor Jason Hu is standing by a multibillion New Taiwan dollar government project to develop a trade park in the city, despite skepticism of its economic benefits, a report said yesterday.2 Comments
Sunday, December 4, 2011
A court has ordered a man to pay NT$1.96 million in damages to his landlord over losses of property value resulting from his daughter's suicide in their rented apartment in Taichung, a report said Friday.
Tuesday, November 8, 2011
The Taichung District Prosecutors Office Sunday detained Master Sheng-lun, founder of the Sheng De Temple in Taichung, incommunicado over an alleged indecent act against a 35-year-old female volunteer, local media reported yesterday.
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