Thursday, March 5, 2015
Welcome to Taipei International Club (WTIC) hosted its 2015 Lunar New Year Luncheon on Tuesday, March 3 with more than 160 members and guests gathered to ring in the year of the Goat at The Formosa Regent Hotel, said the WTIC.
The funeral of a woman who sold meals for only NT$10 (US$0.32) for decades to help people living on low-incomes was held in Kaohsiung on Wednesday, with several people whom Chuang Chu Yu-nu (莊朱玉女) helped showing up to pay their respects to a woman they were thankful to for her compassion.
Wednesday, March 4, 2015
The Taipei City Police carried out a raid yesterday to arrest suspects before successfully retrieving a kidnapped victim from a motel in Taoyuan.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday said that the safety of the Taipei Dome is of the utmost importance, and that any problems will be dealt with as necessary following the safety inspection report that will be presented at the end of this month., 1 Comment
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
The newly appointed Xinyi precinct chief vowed yesterday to fully commit to his new post and will uphold the law concerning the policing of an area near the Taipei 101 that has seen controversial clashes.
A Taipei City government spokesperson said the government has no comment on a local media report that there is a high chance the city government will terminate its Taipei Dome contract with construction consortium Farglory Group (遠雄).
Taipei has been listed as No. 1 among “53 beautiful cities everyone should visit at least once” on BuzzFeed, a U.S.-based social news and entertainment website.
District administration centers in New Taipei invited local residents to collect handheld lanterns commemorating the Lantern Festival (元宵節) of the Year of the Goat, yesterday evening.
Monday, March 2, 2015
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday attended an alumni gathering at his alma mater, the National HsinChu Senior High School (NCHS), where he answered questions regarding various future policies.
As a child, Huang Po-jung had never thought of going into his family's motorcycle repair business.