Saturday, January 24, 2015
Celebrations for the 2015 World Freedom Day were held at the Grand Hotel Taipei yesterday, with President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) expressing his wish for peace to become the common language between Taiwan and mainland China., 2 Comments
New Taipei Mayor Eric Chu (朱立倫) said Friday the government will stick to its plan to demolish illegal structures in the city to protect the safety of its citizens.
Friday, January 23, 2015
In light of his recent confrontations with two of Taiwan's largest corporations, Taipei mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) elaborated yesterday that he and his administration neither oppose nor hate private companies, but merely disagree with the practices of business dishonesty and collusion between corporations and government officials., 2 Comments
A man suspected of being in possession of drugs was chased and captured by police Wednesday after he attempted to run down several officers with his car in Changhua County.
Thursday, January 22, 2015
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je's (柯文哲) mother, Ho Jui-ying (何瑞英), said yesterday that she has received a preliminary memo from the Ministry of Finance's National Taxation Bureau (NTB) saying that she would have to pay NT$31,200 in overdue tax for lending money to her son., 3 Comments
A body found in the central county of Nantou could be that of a well known mountain climber who has been missing for more than a month, but the news was still pending confirmation by his family, local authorities said Wednesday.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Six young firefighters perished in the line of duty in the early hours of yesterday morning while trying to fight a blaze at a bowling alley located in Taoyuan's Xinwu District., 2 Comments
Taipei mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday verbally attacked Hon Hai Industry (鴻海) Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) during a press conference, in response to the corporation's recent demands., 2 Comments
The Taipei City Department of Transportation released an official press statement yesterday, announcing that the department is going to abolish the YouBike policy in which the first 30 minutes of use are free., 1 Comment