Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Pan-green Taipei mayoral candidate Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) remains optimistic while facing constant criticism from former Vice President Annette Lu (呂秀蓮), saying yesterday that Lu's negative remarks were a form of encouragement.
The Kaohsiung City Government has fined a hospital affiliated with Kaohsiung Medical University NT$30,000 (US$1,000) for testing a patient for HIV without his consent in violation of existing regulations, an HIV patients rights' advocate said Tuesday.
Sun Moon Lake authorities unveiled a halal certification program for restaurants in the area on Tuesday, in a bid to attract more Muslim visitors to one of Taiwan's best known scenic spots., 1 Comment
A gorilla at Taipei Zoo named Happy died of multiple organ failure Monday aged around 49, which according to zoo officials equates to between 80 and 90 in human years., 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.
Monday, June 16, 2014
With breeding goats in Kinmen a popular trend, the outlying county's Livestock Research Institute has recently brought in a herd of goats from Taiwan proper to help solve inbreeding problems and meet local residents' demand for black goat meat.
Sunday, June 15, 2014
Premier Jiang Yi-huah opened a forest park on the plains of Pingtung County in southern Taiwan on Saturday, the last of its kind to be launched under a long-term development project.
Saturday, June 14, 2014
Well-known director Chang Tso-chi (張作驥) was sentenced to three years and 10 months in prison for a sexual offense against his screenwriter coworker in May last year.
Wednesday, June 11, 2014
Taipei's cost of living ranked 26th in Asia and 89th globally, according to a report released by ECA International, a company that specializes in researching living conditions around the globe.
Pan-green Taipei Mayor hopeful Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said yesterday that the opposition camps' candidate integration process should not be twisted into a free-for-all.