Saturday, January 25, 2014
Taichung Mayor Jason Hu yesterday said he was worried by the possibility of his city being taken over by an incompetent successor, but stopped short of announcing his re-election bid.
Eighty junior high school students volunteered to carry luggage for elderly passengers taking the train home for Chinese New Year celebrations at Taipei Main Station, yesterday.
Friday, January 24, 2014
Taipei 101 will offer a free service to let lovebirds express their affection to each other on Taipei 101 this Valentine's Day.
A fishing boat from Donggang, Pintung County beached itself in Taitung after the pilot fell asleep while monitoring the boat yesterday.
Taipei City Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday expressed his regret and shock over the death of Kaohsiung Shoushan Zoo's Formosan black bear Hsiao Shan, who had been a gift to the zoo from Taipei City.
A sparkling performance by Japan's Takahito Mura in the men's short program gave him the lead in the Four Continents figure skating championships on Wednesday.
Bureau of High Speed Rail (BOHSR) yesterday said that the express train for Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport's MRT line will take passengers from Taipei to Taoyuan in 35 minutes.
The head of the Fishermen's Association of Sun Moon Lake Chang Chien-ren (張乾任) and two suspects were detained yesterday by Nantou prosecutors over allegations of instigating people to occupy land by force and intimidation.
Thursday, January 23, 2014
A booming tourism industry in Chiayi City, fed mainly by visitors from China, has contributed greatly to the southern city's 3.9 percent unemployment rate for 2013, the lowest in the country, the city government said Wednesday.
Today is World Freedom Day, which marks the kick off for several celebrations in the week to commemorate this special day.