Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Yehliu Geopark in New Taipei, which is best known for its Queen's Head rock formation, was voted Tuesday as the most popular landmark in Taiwan, in an online poll to select thecountry's top 10 natural landscapes.
Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Chang Lien-hung, an 86-year-old bicycle mechanic who suffers from Alzheimer's disease opened up a bike shop in Mackay Memorial Hospital with the help of caregivers as part of his therapy.
Friday, October 18, 2013
Two retired military personnel yesterday were indicted for allegedly serving as Chinese spies, the Kaohsiung District Prosecutors Office announced yesterday., 2 Comments
Thursday, October 17, 2013
After more than three months going by the nickname Yuanzai, Taipei Zoo's panda cub has finally gotten a real name thanks to online voters — who unsurprisingly felt that what is not broken does not need to be fixed.
Tuesday, October 15, 2013
A Tainan-based drumming group will stage a series of shows in Dubai, India and Indonesia starting later this week, in an effort to promote cultural exchanges between Taiwan and those areas, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said recently.
Monday, October 14, 2013
The Department of Rapid Transit Systems (DORTS) of Taipei City yesterday completed a preliminary inspection of the construction and simulated operation of the Taipei MRT network's new Xinyi Line (信義線).
A group of visually impaired Taiwanese cyclists completed their mission Sunday to cycle around Taiwan, returning to Taipei after a nine-day journey that took them all over the country.
Authorities in the Yushan National Park warned visitors Sunday to beware of the Formosan macaques that inhabit the mountainous area, saying that one of them has recently attacked multiple people at a public restroom.
Sunday, October 13, 2013
It's unclear whether an NBA preseason game will be held in Taipei next year despite a promise made Saturday by NBA Commissioner David Stern, who will step down in early 2014.