Thursday, July 24, 2014
Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) withdrew a yellow travel advisory for Guangdong Province in southern China Wednesday, after health authorities lowered an H7N9 epidemic alert for that area.
The damages in Taipei City will be repaired and everything restored by 6 p.m., announced Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday after Typhoon Matmo swept into Northern Taiwan.
A rescue helicopter overcame strong gusts and heavy rain brought by Typhoon Matmo Wednesday afternoon to carry four oil tanker crewmen to safety after their ship ran aground off the coast of Kaohsiung.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
The New Taipei District Prosecutor's Office (NTDPO) yesterday closed their ongoing investigation into the Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC), finding no incriminating evidence on the corporation in the Taipei Metro stabbing case.
Police on July 17 busted an online gambling ring, arresting a total of seven people, including two prime suspects, surnamed Wu (伍) and Wang (王) , for allegedly profiting illegally from a number of gambling websites, according to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事警察局).
Police and prosecutors said yesterday that the grandparents of a 9-year-old girl who died in a jet skiing accident off Hualien County as well as the man who rode the Jet Ski are suspected of manslaughter.
Two men, surnamed Tsai and Cheng, were yesterday prosecuted for growing cannabis in Taichung.
Saturday, July 19, 2014
Starting on July 18, a three-day mass harvest festival hosted by various aboriginal tribes will be held in Hualien County., 1 Comment
Friday, July 18, 2014
The Taipei District Prosecutors' Office (TDPO, 台灣台北地方法院檢察署) yesterday officially remanded the suspect in the Criminal Investigation Bureau's (CIB) ongoing Nankang Rubber Tire Corp. (南港輪胎公司) corruption case.