Friday, January 24, 2014
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.
Wednesday, January 22, 2014
The Taipei City Government recommended 22 locations for best viewing cherry blossoms around the suburbs in Taipei yesterday, and encouraged citizens to visit these pathways in their free time.
The year's first case of locally acquired dengue fever has been reported in the Fengshan area of Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan, the city government's Department of Health said Tuesday.
Tuesday, January 21, 2014
The Taipei District Prosecutors' Office yesterday searched the office of Radium Life Tech Co. (日勝生) as well as the residence of Chairman Lin Loong-shien (林榮顯) and summoned five relevant staff for questioning over the investigation into the MeHas (美河市) project., 1 Comment
Monday, January 20, 2014
Over 160 elementary school students and 174 volunteers were invited by CTBC Charity Foundation (中國信託慈善基金會) and CTBC Life Insurance Co. (中國信託人壽) to visit the Taipei Zoo's panda cub Yuan Zai (圓仔) yesterday.
Up to 4,000 apartment units at 250 buildings located next to the Hsinchu Science and Industrial Park were built without proper construction permits, a local media report said yesterday.
Friday, January 17, 2014
Taichung Mayor Jason Hu (胡志強) reiterated yesterday that he will not announce whether or not he plans to run for another term until February, while Kuomintang (KMT) lawmakers Tsai Chin-lung (蔡錦隆) and Chi Kuo-tung (紀國棟) stressed that they will not give up their bid for the ruling party's nomination until the primaries conclude., 3 Comments