Tuesday, April 14, 2015
The Taichung District Prosecutors Office yesterday conducted an impromptu search at the Taipei Metro's Central District Project Office in Taichung City, taking away a box of documents at the end and left no clear explanation of the investigation.
Sunday, April 12, 2015
Taichung Mayor Lin Chia-lung yesterday dismissed speculation that the deadly accident at an MRT construction site had anything to do with government pressure to rush the completion of the city's mass rapid transit railway project.3 Comments
Taichung is arranging a series of activities, including a painting contest and a series of bus tours, to highlight the important place that the sea goddess Mazu occupies in the local culture, according to the city's Cultural Affairs Bureau (CAB).
Saturday, April 11, 2015
A collapsed section of an under-construction elevated railway at a Taichung Mass Rail Transit System (Taichung Metro) construction site caused four deaths and four injuries late Friday afternoon; three of the dead were construction workers at the site.13 Comments
Friday, April 10, 2015
The life of a Taiwanese man suffering liver cancer was saved after undergoing a living donor transplant procedure replacing his liver with the one donated from his son, who was selected from a pool of three other sons by drawing lots.
Thursday, April 9, 2015
A high school teacher in Taichung is persisting with his journey of coming to terms with his lifelong dream to become a woman with the support of his students and over the objections of his mother.
Monday, April 6, 2015
The Taichung City Government Construction Bureau recently stated that it will take steps on the city's cotton trees following complaints from affected residents, the Central News Agency reported.
Sunday, March 29, 2015
Taichung City's 20th Da Dun Fine Arts Exhibition will be calling for artists to enter their works, said the Taichung City Government's Cultural Affairs Bureau this Wednesday.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Taichung Mayor Lin Chia-lung (林佳龍) announced Monday that the city's existing bus rapid transit (BRT) system will be replaced by "optimized dedicated bus lanes" that will start operation July 8.
Monday, March 2, 2015
The Ministry of National Defense organized a very special road race at an air base in central Taiwan Friday, in a unique type of publicity drive aimed at boosting recruitment.
Sunday, March 1, 2015
A police officer and three civilians were injured during a stolen car police chase in Central Taiwan yesterday afternoon, Taichung police has said.
Friday, February 27, 2015
Taichung Mayor Lin Chia-lung (林佳龍) on Thursday referred the Taiwan Tower project to the Agency Against Corruption for investigation.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Taichung's Hoya Resort Hotel Wuling (武陵富野渡假村) announced yesterday that they would be temporarily closing their doors after a number of patrons caught norovirus (諾羅病毒) from infected resort employees during their stay.
Hung Tzu-yung (洪慈庸), the sister of late Army Cpl. Hung Chung-chiu (洪仲丘), whose suspicious death led to mass protests back in 2013, announced yesterday that she will be holding a press conference in Taipei on Tuesday, Feb. 24 to officially address rumors of her intention to run for a legislative seat.