Thursday, February 19, 2015
Traditional puppet shows have always been popular in Taiwan, but as they are performed in Hokkien, this form of entertainment has been mainly favored by grassroots people who speak that dialect.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Kaohsiung Prison Deputy Warden Lai Zheng-rong (賴政榮) held a press conference yesterday to refute a media report that a seventh inmate was involved in last week's hostage crisis.
The Taiwan's Acelon Chemicals & Fiber Corporation met international standards on the carbon footprint of five products earlier this month.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Kuomintang (KMT) party chief and New Taipei City Mayor Eric Chu (朱立倫) was asked yesterday to visit People First Party (新民黨) chief James Soong (宋楚瑜) and former President Lee Tung-hui (李登輝）in what is believed to be a discussion of who can be a potential KMT candidate in the 2016 presidential election., 1 Comment
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday said that all unmarried individuals above the age of 30 are threats to national security., 3 Comments
Monday, February 16, 2015
The Hsinchu county government has started offering citizens recycled water for cleaning use amid the persistent drought.
The Taipei City Government is considering cutting down the number of local police stations instead of replacing them all with “mobile stations” as proposed earlier by Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲).
Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te has had his experiences and practices in city administration recorded and published in book form, which he said Sunday is designed to let people know what his city government team has done to serve the citizens.
Sunday, February 15, 2015
A Kuomintang legislator prevailed in a recall vote yesterday, as turnout fell far short of requirements.
Thursday, February 12, 2015
Armed inmates cited low monthly wages and the “unfair” release of former President Chen Shui-bian (陳水扁) as their motives for leading a hostage crisis in Kaohsiung Prison., 1 Comment