Thursday, February 26, 2015
Two new “third force” political parties — one founded last month and the other yet to be launched — have vowed to field candidates in the legislative elections of early 2016.
Taiwan's Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇) and Chan Hao-ching (詹皓晴) both reached the doubles quarterfinals at the women's WTA Qatar Total Open in Doha on Tuesday with first round wins.
The opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on Wednesday reinstated the party membership of Chen Chih-chung (陳致中), son of former President Chen Shui-bian (陳水扁), a move that will make it possible for him to take part in the party's primary for the 2016 legislative elections.
TransAsia Airways (復興航空) ATR72 pilots who did not pass a competency test following the carrier's second deadly air crash in less than a year will receive a second test in mid-March, the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA, 民航局) said Wednesday.
A man who deliberately rammed his car into a gate of President Ma Ying-jeou's official residence late last year was indicted by prosecutors Wednesday.
The 2015 Taiwan Lantern Festival will be held in Central Taiwan's Taichung this year, where merchandise featuring local craftsmanship will light up the stage starting with a soft opening Feb. 27, the Tourism Bureau said Wednesday.
Wednesday, February 25, 2015
The Chiayi County Government announced yesterday that three staff at Alishan House have been diagnosed with norovirus, and that health workers were immediately dispatched to assess the situation.
To commemorate the first day of work after the Chinese New Year holiday, the Kuomintang (KMT) legislative caucus held a spring celebration yesterday where party Chairman Eric Chu (朱立倫) preached goals of unity and harmony for the KMT.
Security officials at the Taipei Songshan Airport were given a good scare when they found a one-meter-long boa constrictor inside a package that was about to board a domestic flight., 2 Comments
The unexpected closure of two retail stores operated by a celebrated veteran dried tofu snack producer in the central city of Taichung last month has surprised many loyal customers and people in the same business.