Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) announced yesterday that the planned salary increase for Taipei City Government employees in May will be extended to outsourcing companies as well.
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Nearly 1,000 demonstrators gathered in front of the Zhongzheng First Precinct of the Taipei City Police Department last night, protesting the department's decision to drive the remaining protesters out of the Legislative Yuan compound.10 Comments
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Taipei Medical University Chairman Tsu-Der Lee (李祖德) yesterday launched the sale of his new book “Selfless and Boundless: The Personal Brand of Tsu-Der Lee,” which aims to inspire enterprises and individuals to envision a better future.
Wednesday, April 9, 2014
A district court in Taipei yesterday sentenced a Turkish man to one year and 10 months in prison for attempted rape and ordered that he be deported after he has served his prison term.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
The Taipei City Department of Health (臺北市政府衛生局) released a report yesterday, showing a high percentage of Taipei teens are either currently in relationships or have had experience dating.
Friday, April 4, 2014
The Taipei City Government Department of Transportation (DOT, 臺北市政府交通局) has announced a temporary suspension of operations on all YouBike kiosks and stations between 1 and 5 a.m. on Tuesday, April 8.
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Identification photo booths found in household registration offices around Taipei made news yesterday, revealing that the software programs installed redirected any photo takers to a mainland China-based website.
The Taipei City Construction Management Office (CCMO, 北市建築管理工程處) announced yesterday that stiff fines were issued to five cases of illegal residences that were built in non-residential zones, with a 13-story building receiving fines as high as NT$3.9 million.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Cyclists who rent bicycles at privately run riverside stations in Taipei can now return them in the neighboring city of New Taipei and vice versa at a standard cost, which makes it easier for bike commuters between the two areas.1 Comment
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Citizens of New Taipei City will be able to apply for passports at the city's household registration offices starting on April 1, the New Taipei City Government's Civil Affairs Department (CAD, 新北市正府民政局) announced yesterday.