Saturday, February 15, 2014
Taipei, which offers hundreds of free public Wi-Fi hotspots, has been named one of the world's most connected cities by London's Daily Telegraph newspaper.
Friday, February 14, 2014
National Taiwan University (NTU) Global MBA is now recruiting applicants for its all-English graduate-level curriculum, according to a university press release.
Thursday, February 13, 2014
Taiwanese matchmaking deity Yue Lao (月老) is ready to travel to Okinawa on its first overseas trip to bring joy to Japanese seeking love on Valentine's Day, a Taipei temple devoted to the god said Wednesday.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
The functions of Kaohsiung City's mass rapid transit stored-value card will be expanded from Thursday, allowing its use for small payments at supermarkets and electronics and convenience stores throughout southern Taiwan, one of the participating companies said yesterday.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
The Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village (FACV, 九族文化村), a famous amusement park in Nantou County (南投縣), allegedly experienced a gas explosion yesterday, causing six injuries suffered by two employees and four tourists. The FACV denied the incident was the result of a gas leak.
Several cultural and historical workers went to Keelung Harbor to protest the demolition of the West Third Wharf and Depot (西三碼頭), yesterday.
Monday, February 10, 2014
American author Hugh Howey, who has penned the popular science fiction trilogy WOOL, told his Taiwanese readers on Saturday that his visit to the Taipei 101 skyscraper made him feel bad about what he put his characters through.
Sunday, February 9, 2014
Police have arrested a teacher in connection with the killing of a musical instrument store owner in Kaohsiung.
Around 1.74 million people used the Taipei Metro on average each day last year, setting a record high in the rapid transit system's 18-year history, according to the latest ridership statistics.
The second phase of a project to expand the local airport serving the outlying islands of Kinmen County has been completed, according to airport officials, with the new area expected to be open for use in June.