Monday, July 28, 2014
Over 25,000 stray dogs and cats were adopted across Taiwan between January and June, boosting the adoption rate higher than the same period last year, the Council of Agriculture (COA) was quoted by a local news outlet yesterday.
Taiwan's outlying Kinmen County, which is less than 10 kilometers from Xiamen on China's southeastern coast, expressed its interest on Sunday to jointly build and operate a new international airport being planned in the Chinese city.
Taipei has the best quality of education of any of Taiwan's 22 cities and counties, according to the results of a biennial survey conducted by a local magazine.
Taoyuan County Magistrate Wu Chih-yang sees his county emerging as a major transportation hub and growth engine of Taiwan in the coming years because of its strategic location, relatively young population, and strong industrial base.
The outlying island county of Kinmen will continue promoting bicycle riding in the region as part of its efforts to develop tourism, Kinmen County Magistrate Li Wo-shi said Saturday.
Taiwan's National Immigration Agency (NIA) said Sunday that it is working with other government agencies to deal with the case of exiled Chinese dissident Wang Dan, who is hoping to be allowed to enter Taiwan to receive medical treatment.
A tropical depression formed Saturday in waters east of the Philippines is currently moving in a north-northwesterly direction at a speed of 10 kilometers per hour, the Central Weather Bureau said yesterday.
A man who claimed to have explosives in his luggage was arrested by police at Taoyuan International Airport Sunday., 1 Comment
South Korean rock band CNBLUE rocked thousands of fans in Taiwan during their Saturday concert at the Taipei World Trade Center Nangang Exhibition Hall.
Five days after a TransAsia plane crashed in Sisi Village, Penghu County, the cordon placed by police surrounding the crash site was lifted Sunday.