Monday, March 24, 2014
National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) professor Chong-Ming Huang has developed a mobile application that guides tourists when they explore historical sites around Taiwan, according to the university's press release.
The 2014 Tainan Arts Festival will kick off April 5 in the southern city, featuring a diverse lineup of performances by arts groups from Taiwan and abroad.
Saturday, March 22, 2014
An expatriate from England who has been in Taiwan for 15 years was recently featured in local newspapers, following an article in the UK-based Daily Mail newspaper., 2 Comments
Friday, March 21, 2014
The Taipei City Transportation Office (臺北市公共運輸處) held a press conference yesterday to promote a three-weekend and five-route free shuttle bus service for the convenience of Taipei City residents during the Tomb Sweeping Festival (清明節).
The Annual Taipei American School (TAS) Orphanage Club Book Sale will be held from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 22 in the lobby and front area of TAS, according to the school's press release.
Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday lauded the progress Taipei has made in the past seven years and also the city's long-time relationship with the European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan (ECCT).
Wednesday, March 19, 2014
The Taipei City Municipal Conference passed the “Taipei City Floor Space Ratio to Payment Application Autonomous Regulation for Urban Planning” (台北市都市計畫容積代金施行自治條例) regulation yesterday, promising a more efficient system that will benefit the general Taipei City populace.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Two young Hong Kong women allegedly involved in a high profile case of theft and vandalism were placed in detention Monday following their arrest the previous day.
A senior high school teacher was arrested Sunday for sending threatening emails to Chinese activist Wang Dan (王丹), the Hsinchu City Police Bureau said Monday.
When police in the southern city of Kaohsiung pulled over a speeding motorcyclist Sunday, they did not expect they would end up escorting him to his destination and help him save a life.