Wednesday, March 12, 2014
U.S. west coast exclusive fast-food burger chain “In-N-Out” set up shop in Taipei for a mere four hours during a flash marketing campaign yesterday, selling a limited amount of 300 burgers to lucky fans who received wind of the event on popular social network Facebook.
Taiwan's Centers for Disease Control (CDC) confirmed on Tuesday a Chinese male student as the second German measles case in Taiwan this year.
Students at National Chengchi University (NCCU) yesterday protested the campus “Light House Cafe,” claiming the restaurant exploited 15 student workers by not paying their overtime, not offing labor and health insurance or break time, and fostered several other unreasonable working conditions.
A total of 13 criminal suspects who allegedly operated an illegal underground bank and used violence to run a funeral service business were arrested by the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) yesterday.
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairman Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) confirmed yesterday that the party would have its final candidate for Taipei mayor by May.
New Taipei will expand its efforts to restore the Formosa lily to its once flourishing status on mountains in northern Taiwan, the director of the city's Agriculture Department said.
Monday, March 10, 2014
The opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on Sunday afternoon held its first debate for candidates seeking to represent the party in the race for Taipei mayor later this year.
Thursday, March 6, 2014
The life expectancy of Taipei citizens reached an average 82.66 years in 2012, the highest among all the cities and counties in Taiwan, the Taipei City Department of Budget, Accounting and Statistics said yesterday.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
A new underground line of the Taipei Metro system running through the center of the capital city should be operational by the end of the year, according to a local media report.
Monday, March 3, 2014
After being exposed to rain on Sunday, some of the papier-mache pandas being showcased at Taipei City Hall square sustained damage and required repair work by the event's sponsor.