Saturday, June 7, 2014
The Kaohsiung City Government yesterday said it had found the companies responsible for the two explosions at its Southern District Waste Management Plant (南區資源回收廠) in May, noting that it has transferred the case to the district prosecutors' office for further investigation.
Former Non-Partisan Solidarity Union lawmaker Yen Ching-piao (顏清標) yesterday was released on parole after serving more than half of his prison term after being convicted on corruption charges.
Friday, June 6, 2014
Four islets south of outlying Penghu County (澎湖縣) are set to be designated on June 8 as Taiwan's ninth national park, which will officially open in October, an Interior Ministry official said yesterday.
Thursday, June 5, 2014
Police authorities in Taipei arrested a suspect on May 28 on charges of allegedly hacking into the National Taiwan University (NTU) Hospital's computer system, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
New Taipei City Mayor Eric Chu(朱立倫) yesterday responded to questions regarding the mayor's relationship to Farglory Land Development Co. Chairman Chao Teng-hsiung (趙藤雄), as well as possible allegations of bribery involving government housing in Banqiao.
The Taichung prison yesterday approved former lawmaker Yen Ching-piao's (顏清標) application for parole, with a possible date set for July should the approval be finalized
A large image showing Beijing's Tiananmen Square and rows of tanks will be erected in Taipei Wednesday to commemorate the 1989 Tiananmen Square massacre, organizers of a commemorative event in Taipei said Tuesday.
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Yu Chia-hui, one of the members of a popular girl group in Taiwan in the 1980s, was found dead in her apartment Sunday, leaving behind three children.
Taiwan has unveiled a newly developed guava strain that has better quality during summer time, a local breeder said Monday.
Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) in Singapore yesterday presided over the collaboration ceremony between the EasyCard Corporation and the Land Transport Authority of Singapore's subsidiary company EZ-Link Pte. Ltd., 1 Comment