Thursday, April 1, 2010
The interior ministry made an exception and granted a man's request to change his new-born female baby's identification number, which he said sounded embarrassing when read in the Taiwanese dialect, local media reported yesterday.
Wednesday, March 31, 2010
National Immigration Agency (NIA) helped an Indonesian female to obtain legal status in Taiwan and avoid deportation after having been married to a Taiwanese husband for 21 years, local media reported yesterday.
Wednesday, March 24, 2010
A Changhua judge yesterday sentenced a man to 18 years imprisonment for rape and robbery of beauticians after drugging them, local media reported yesterday.
Monday, March 1, 2010
The historic town of Lugang in the central county of Changhua is probably best-known for its large number of temples.
Friday, February 26, 2010
A man, surnamed Cheng, who owes 10 banks NT$2.03 million applied and was approved by the court yesterday to pay NT$10,000 per month in 96 installments over eight years.
Monday, February 22, 2010
The Intellectual Property Rights Police Team tracked down over 3,000 pirated film disks that violated the copyright for an estimated value of more than tens of million dollars during the Chinese New Year holiday, according to local media reports.
Thursday, February 11, 2010
The “Flowers in Changhua 2010” series activities will kick off on Feb. 14, Valentine's Day, for an 8-day run in the central county of Changhua, dubbed as “homeland of flowers,” with people around the island welcomed to join the activities and see a wide variety of beautiful flowers, according to a press statement issued yesterday by the Changhua County Government.
A lamb butcher surnamed Tsai used 289 fake NT$50 coins to give as change to customers and was charged with counterfeiting currencies.
Sunday, February 7, 2010
Immigration authorities yesterday arrested three people for allegedly abusing the rights of two Vietnamese employees who claim they had been working at a nursing home in Changhua 20 hours a day for four months without holiday, officials said.
Thursday, February 4, 2010
A company co-owned by Karl Lagerfeld, creative director of fashion powerhouse Chanel, filed fraud charges against a senior entertainer, demanding euro 40 million (NT$18 billion) in compensation for counterfeiting its weight loss product.