Saturday, October 31, 2015
Ruling Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman and presidential candidate Eric Chu (朱立倫) said Thursday that between the presidential and cabinet systems, "it seems that the cabinet system would better serve our country," and so will recommend that the
Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te (賴清德) was given a reprimand by a commission under the Judicial Yuan Friday for failing to attend Tainan City Council meetings for more than 200 days., 1 Comment
An unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) crashed into the Taipei 101 skyscraper Tuesday but it was not yet known whether it caused any damage to the iconic building, according to Taipei 101 spokesman Michael Liu.
Taiwan could continue to see poor air quality until Nov. 1, with the key indicator of fine particulate matter smaller than 2.5 micrometers (PM2.5) expected to hit the hazardous level-7 in many areas, the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) said yesterday.
The number of dengue fever infections reported in Taiwan since the start of May has reached 28,429, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Thursday.
Friday, October 30, 2015
A Taipei City councilor yesterday claimed that resignations of municipal employees were at their highest level in recent years since Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) took office last year, with Ko appearing unconcerned.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
The Taipei City Government will provide free blood tests for people who may have been exposed to lead from water pipes that were installed decades ago outside their residential buildings, the city's Department of Health said Wednesday.
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Taipei City councilors yesterday unveiled a list of five high-ranking officials who are currently residing in a city-owned property, but who own properties in the Greater Taipei area.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
A man armed with a fake gun attempted to rob a bank yesterday in downtown Taipei before fleeing from the scene by taxi and remains at large.
Monday, October 26, 2015
A Taiwanese woman working as a private tutor in Yilan County was swindled out of a large sum of money over the past few months by a Facebook friend claiming to be a U.S. national, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said Sunday, releasing a fraud warning for virtual communities.