Saturday, August 29, 2015
Tainan City Mayor William Lai's (賴清德) eight-month boycott against Tainan City Council Speaker Lee Chuan-chiao (李全教), centered around vote-buying allegations, came to an end yesterday due to a dengue fever outbreak.
Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday refused to get involved in the growing controversy behind an EasyCard Corp. limited edition card covers which will feature Japanese porn star Yui Hatano (波多野結衣).
Thursday, August 27, 2015
A 25-year-old man startled other passengers by shouting on the Taipei Metro last night and has been sent to hospital for evaluation, the Taipei City Fire Department (消防局) has said., 1 Comment
Wednesday, August 26, 2015
The European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan (ECCT) hosted its annual roundtable lunch with the Taipei municipal government on Monday, marking its first meeting with Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je, who took office in December 2014.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Monday, August 24, 2015
Buildings at Ita Shao shopping district near Sun Moon Lake (日月潭), Nantou County caught fire yesterday morning, resulting in injuries to four or five people and damage to several buildings.
Sunday, August 23, 2015
A robot soccer team from Tamkang University (TKU) took home five gold, four silver and two bronze medals at the recent Fira RoboWorld Cup in South Korea.
The public bike rental system YouBike will be suspended in greater Taipei owing to system renewal for six hours on the morning of Aug. 25, Taipei's Department of Transportation said Friday.
Saturday, August 22, 2015
Taipei City has set a criterion of turbidity where tap water supply will be cut off during typhoon periods.
Friday, August 21, 2015
A total of 1,734 tourists were evacuated from Green Island off southeastern Taiwan Thursday in anticipation of Typhoon Goni, which is expected to bring severe weather to the region starting Friday.