Thursday, August 7, 2014
Taichung police arrested seven suspects yesterday for their alleged involvement in selling narcotics to students. A total of 700 grams of amphetamines was found during the raid.
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
The Taiwan High Court, Taichung Branch Court (台中高分院) yesterday sentenced a man to one year and seven months over charges of sexual assault over a disputed bet he made with a woman last year.
The Taichung City Government on Sunday launched the Bus Rapid Transit of Taichung (BRT) system, partially opening 11 out of the 21 proposed stations on the BRT Blue Line and letting passengers ride for free.3 Comments
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
Two men, surnamed Tsai and Cheng, were yesterday prosecuted for growing cannabis in Taichung.1 Comment
Thursday, July 17, 2014
A public bicycle rental system in Taichung, Central Taiwan, will be inaugurated Friday, Lin Liang-tai, head of the city government's Transportation Bureau, said Wednesday.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Taichung City's Xueshan-Kukuan gondola project angered numerous conservation groups, who have announced plans to march in the streets of Taichung City on Sunday.
Wednesday, June 18, 2014
A man in Taichung, central Taiwan, has been confirmed as the first locally contracted Japanese encephalitis case this year, health officials said Tuesday.1 Comment
Tuesday, June 17, 2014
Two unconscious construction workers were rushed to the hospital in Taichung after they reportedly inhaled biogas while working in the sewers.
Saturday, June 7, 2014
Former Non-Partisan Solidarity Union lawmaker Yen Ching-piao (顏清標) yesterday was released on parole after serving more than half of his prison term after being convicted on corruption charges.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
The Taichung prison yesterday approved former lawmaker Yen Ching-piao's (顏清標) application for parole, with a possible date set for July should the approval be finalized
Friday, May 30, 2014
Authorities on May 14 cracked down on an online gambling ring, arresting a total of nine people, including the prime suspect, surnamed Chang (張), for allegedly profiting illegally from an online gambling website, according to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事警察局).
Thursday, May 29, 2014
An ad hoc investigation panel headed by the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事警察局) busted a Taichung-based cross-strait telecom fraud ring on May 21, nabbing 16 suspects involved in an elaborate cross-strait fraud scheme.
Saturday, May 24, 2014
Lita (利達) Pharmacy Co. in Taichung City is believed to have defrauded Taiwan's National Health Insurance system of more than NT$70 million (US$2.35 million) from 2011 to 2013, Taichung District Prosecutors Office said Friday.
Saturday, May 17, 2014
A woman died yesterday after being rescued from a car that was stranded in a flooded underpass in Taichung's Dajia (大甲) District on Thursday evening.