Saturday, April 19, 2014
A launching ceremony for a new 3,000-ton patrol vessel that will be joining Taiwan's Coast Guard Administration (CGA) later this year was held in the southern city of Kaohsiung yesterday.
A local professional baseball team yesterday announced that it has sealed a deal with former Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star pitcher Freddy Garcia.
The Legislative Yuan will not sue student protesters for damage caused by their 24-day occupation of the main legislative chamber, as repairs will be paid for by the head of a business group, Legislative Speaker Wang Jin-pyng (王金平) said yesterday.
Investigators yesterday stormed Jih Sun International Leasing and Finance Co., Ltd. (日盛國際租賃), which is suspected of falsifying documents to unlawfully obtain vehicle loans worth of a total of NT$350 million.
A local man has been arrested and referred for possible prosecution for leaking an image of HTC Corp.'s new flagship smartphone — the HTC One M8 — a month before its March 25 debut, police said Friday.
Premier Jiang Yi-huah Friday blasted the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) as “very irresponsible” for pushing for a national referendum on the fourth nuclear power plant that would seek to bypass strict legal requirements.
Friday, April 18, 2014
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) chairperson candidate Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) yesterday listed a generation-shift within the party as her chief political promise if she were to win the chairperson elections once more.
The Department of Transportation of the Taipei City Government (臺北市政府交通局) released the 2013 Financial Report of the YouBike system yesterday, following a report that accused the department of approving subsidies inappropriately.
Lawmakers yesterday urged the military to shorten the time needed to relocate an arsenal located in downtown Kaohsiung City in order to make way for new projects to boost the city's future development.