The Ministry of Education (MOE, 教育部) on Monday stated it would reach out to the Taipei City Government about removing a school regulation at Taipei First Girls High School (北一女中), which prohibits students from criticizing the president.
A request to detain nine out of 11 people arrested in connection with a counterfeit U.S. dollar scam has been granted by the court, the Taipei District Prosecutors Office said Monday.
An investigation will be launched into the death of two pet dogs, which were suspected to have been thrown from where their owner lives on the ninth floor in Tainan Saturday.
A Vietnamese worker was shot by police in Taipei early Sunday after the man pushed a police officer and attempted to flee from a roadside inspection, according to the Taipei police.
At least NT$700 million will be invested in overhauling Kaohsiung's Pingding Water Treatment Works to provide a more stable water supply, Taiwan Water Corporation (TWC, 台水公司) announced Friday.
Police authorities in Southern Taiwan have arrested six suspects in connection to the modification of firearms and possession of illicit drugs, according to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局).
Earthquake measures were on the table for discussion at the Cabinet meeting on Thursday, with the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST, 科技部) rolling out data and reports to ease both public concerns and address future disaster-prevention work., 1 Comment
Foreign participants in a cycling conference in Taipei were impressed with Taiwan's public bicycle rental system, in particular the YouBike system in Taipei, the CEO of the Giant Group and the head of the Taiwan Bicycle Association said Wednesday.
Transactions of residential and commercial housing in Taipei in February fell to a new low in 28 years at a time when the local economy showed signs of slowing down, taking a toll on property investor confidence, according to a report by Sinyi Realty Inc. (信義房屋)., 1 Comment
Air quality in Kaohsiung City and Pingtung County reached hazardous levels Tuesday morning, and people in the two areas with breathing problems were urged by the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) to avoid outdoor activities.