Thursday, January 22, 2015
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je's (柯文哲) mother, Ho Jui-ying (何瑞英), said yesterday that she has received a preliminary memo from the Ministry of Finance's National Taxation Bureau (NTB) saying that she would have to pay NT$31,200 in overdue tax for lending money to her son., 4 Comments
A body found in the central county of Nantou could be that of a well known mountain climber who has been missing for more than a month, but the news was still pending confirmation by his family, local authorities said Wednesday.
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Six young firefighters perished in the line of duty in the early hours of yesterday morning while trying to fight a blaze at a bowling alley located in Taoyuan's Xinwu District., 2 Comments
Taipei mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday verbally attacked Hon Hai Industry (鴻海) Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) during a press conference, in response to the corporation's recent demands., 2 Comments
The Taipei City Department of Transportation released an official press statement yesterday, announcing that the department is going to abolish the YouBike policy in which the first 30 minutes of use are free., 1 Comment
In line with his earlier warning, Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday called for the new police chief of Taipei's Xinyi Precinct to see him after hearing reports of Falung Gong practitioners being beaten once again.
Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) was blasted by netizens yesterday due to his Facebook posts concerning a fire that killed six young firefighters.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Animal lovers express hope for revised Animal Protection Act following the passing of 18-year-old hippopotamus Ah-he
Former Taipei City Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) spoke out yesterday against current mayor Ko Wen-je's (柯文哲) public criticism, which paints the former Taipei City Government as a mess of municipal problems to be cleaned up by the current city government., 2 Comments