Wednesday, July 8, 2015
Kinmen County authorities have launched a campaign to protect students from violence, drugs and other illegal activities during the current summer break, working in conjunction with the Ministry of the Interior under the central government.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
A 17-year-old U.S. citizen of Chinese descent fell to his death from a building at the Chientan Overseas Youth Activity Center in Taipei, the center's owner, China Youth Corps, confirmed Monday.
According to the Kaohsiung City Government Department of Health (DOH, 高雄市衛生局), 10 patients have died since June due to influenza infections, including a 4- year-old girl, the department said yesterday.
Taipei Rapid Transit Corp. (TRTC, ??????) will launch a mobile app Monday to allow users to check the arrival times of Taipei Metro trains., 1 Comment
The Pingtung District Court on Monday invalidated the election of Chen Lung-chin (???) as the head of Liouciou Township (???) after finding him guilty of vote buying.
Taipei is backpacker-friendly city: it offers some great sights, stress-free public transportation and some of the most delicious food. A bit more challenging can be the search for budget accommodation. It's rather hard to find a hostel that is both inexpensive and convenient., 2 Comments
Monday, July 6, 2015
A New Taipei City councilor has accused local police of a weak crackdown on purported gang disturbances by youth on scooters last week.
Dayeh University has received a donation of more than 100 books that are meant to facilitate research by students in its newly introduced bachelor's degree program on fire safety studies.
Herbalife, a global nutrition company, released data from a clinical study it conducted in partnership with Taipei Medical University, which showed that a combination of meal replacement, fish oil and a calorie-restricted diet led to effective weight management and improvements in metabolic syndrome among participants in the study.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Chiang Yu-chao had suffered from cerebral edema from birth and was paralyzed from the neck down for her entire life. Until she passed away three days ago, she had spent 62 years lying face down on a bed.