Wednesday, December 2, 2015
Taipei 101 announced Tuesday that local technology company BungBungame Inc. (戲智科技) has agreed to sponsor the skyscraper's annual fireworks show this year.
Over 700 people turned out for a weekend of winter camping in Pingtung, a mark of the growing popularity of the outdoor pastime.
The Vietnamese Student Association of National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) has been selling Vietnamese sandwiches online in an effort to raise money to help a student to pay his medical bills.
Tuesday, December 1, 2015
A young unmarried couple in Chungli, Taoyuan City was referred to prosecutors for investigation Monday for allegedly abandoning their five-month-old child, police said.
Kuo Chiu-chu was a midwife in Pingtung County's Wandan Township who has delivered nearly 7,000 babies in her 36-year career.
Police authorities arrested six members of an alleged fraud ring that targeted elderly citizens who live alone as their potential victims, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) has announced.
Monday, November 30, 2015
A 21-year-old woman died Sunday of severe burns and complications five months after she was injured in a flash fire at a New Taipei water park.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je said Sunday that the completion of a mass rapid transit line between Taipei and the country's main airport has been delayed because of the construction design and a scheme by property speculators along the route to maximize profits.
Saturday, November 28, 2015
The Lehua night market (樂華夜市) in New Taipei's populous Yonghe District might be closed after the Supreme Administrative Court ruled that the business permit for vendors -- issued by the local government three years ago -- must be withdrawn because the issuance procedure was flawed.
Friday, November 27, 2015
A scuffle between two groups early yesterday morning in the glitzy eastern district of Taipei City, which included local entertainers, continued minutes after both parties were released from police questioning hours later. Six of the twelve involved in the fighting were again taken into police custody for starting the second altercation., 1 Comment