Monday, October 13, 2014
Two persons drowned Saturday in an accident that occurred during an open water lifesaving training session for firefighters in Miaoli County, the county's Fire Bureau said.
Sunday, October 12, 2014
The election office of Sean Lien (連勝文), the ruling party's Taipei mayoral candidate, said that Lien will utilize Taipei's medical facilities and tourist attractions to develop Taipei's medical tourism industry., 1 Comment
Saturday, October 11, 2014
A maritime accident occurred last night, as the Taiwan Ocean Research Institute vessel Ocean Researcher V sank in waters southeast of Penghu, with 8 crew members still missing as of press time., 1 Comment
Friday, October 10, 2014
The Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival, the largest film festival in Taiwan, will open Nov. 6, showcasing some 180 films from around the world.
A proposal by the Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) to establish marine links that passes waters near Taiwan's outlying Kinmen County will depend on a national security assessment, Transportation Minister Yeh Kuang shih said Thursday.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
New York-based Victoria Cruises signed a letter of intent with Changhua County Tuesday to invest in a bay development project at the Changhua Coastal Industrial Park, according to the central county's government.
Monday, October 6, 2014
The Kinmen Fisheries Research Institute returned 500 large-scale lesser-breams, an endangered fish species, to an ecological pond in the Kinmen Botanical Garden in the presence of dozens of elementary school students, the outlying island county government said Friday.
In a bid to achieve operational commencement before the end of this year, a trial run of the Taipei Metro's Songshan Line (松山線) took place yesterday under the watchful eye of an assessment committee.
Inspectors said Sunday they have found a few flaws at some stations along the newly completed Songshan Line of Taipei's mass rapid transit system, but said they were minor problems such as defective sensors in toilets and unclear signs at the stations.
Taichung Mayor Jason Hu (胡志強), who is seeking re-election, opened his campaign headquarters Sunday with a ceremony that was attended by ruling Kuomintang (KMT) heavyweights, such as Vice President Wu Den-yih and Premier Jiang Yi-huah., 2 Comments