Prosecutors in Tainan have moved to invalidate the city council speakership of Lee Chuan-chiao from the Kuomintang (KMT) over vote-buying allegations after he won a surprise victory last week, despite his party holding less than one-third of seats on the council.
The Democratic Progressive Party will hand down the severest punishment on those members who failed to vote in accordance with the party's position in the Dec. 25 election for the speaker of the Tainan City Council, DPP Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen said Saturday.4 Comments
The Democratic Progressive Party will hand down the severest punishment on those members who failed to vote in accordance with the party's position in the Dec. 25 election for the speaker of the Tainan City Council, DPP Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen said Saturday.
"Scholars" of classical subjects took part in the fourth annual Tainan Reading Classic Examination on Sunday in the city seen as Taiwan's traditional cultural capital.
Two food manufacturers -- Homefood (禾家香食品) and Hua-ying Food (華盈食品有限公司) -- in Changhua were found yesterday to have misused tainted oil from Bei-hai Oil (北海油脂) while producing frozen scallion pancakes for several brands including 7-Eleven convenience stores, RT-mart (大潤發), a-mart (愛買), Chen Hsiang Food (禎祥食品), Laurel Corp. (桂冠實業) and more.
The 2014 Tainan Gourmet Feast has begun, featuring a variety of activities lasting until almost the end of the year.
The Southwest Coast National Scenic Area Administration of the Tourism Bureau held a press conference on Thursday to promote the nation's upcoming first road running event in the salt fields of Tainan's Beimen (北門) District.
A marathon will be held in Tainan next month along a route that will allow the competitors to see the coastal landscapes and nature sites of the southern city, the organizers said Thursday.
National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) announced that the School of Pharmacy approved by the Ministry of Education (MOE) is ready to welcome its first class of students this new semester starting from September, according to a press release made yesterday.
Six food banks in Taiwan launched an alliance in Taipei on Thursday to share their resources and logistics more effectively and to push for legislation that encourages donations to food banks.