Sunday, September 21, 2014
A landmark bishop wood (bischofia javanica) tree in the southeastern county of Taitung has been well-prepared ahead of a tropical storm's expected landfall in southern Taiwan, local government officials said Saturday.
Saturday, September 20, 2014
Taiwan's 7-Eleven convenience store chain opened its first store on remote Orchid Island on Friday, after overcoming criticism from civic groups that the outlet would hurt the island's indigenous culture.
Two districts in Taipei sprayed pesticides in their neighborhoods on Friday after the city confirmed its first dengue fever case of the year the previous day, environmental officials said.
Friday, September 19, 2014
Due to hot and humid weather in Kaohsiung this summer, an outbreak of dengue fever in the southern city has continued to worsen, accounting for the majority of 2,000 cases reported across the nation, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Tuesday.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Transactions of luxury residential properties for July fell sharply after the government came
The first 7-Eleven convenience store on Orchid Island will open on Sept. 19, President Chain Store Corp. (PCSC, 統一超商) announced yesterday.
An elderly man yesterday attempted suicide after stabbing his wife who had been suffering from cancer as he was unwilling to see her suffer anymore, said police in Tamsui.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Pingtung County Magistrate Tsao Chi-hung (曹啟鴻) apologized yesterday over an ongoing food safety scare that originated in part with an unlicensed factory in his county., 1 Comment
Three suspects involved in the killing of a police detective in Taipei's Xinyi District were held incommunicado in police custody yesterday morning.
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
The main suspects involved in the killing of a police officer in downtown Taipei turned themselves in yesterday but claimed the fatal attack was an “accident.”, 2 Comments