Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Several cultural and historical workers went to Keelung Harbor to protest the demolition of the West Third Wharf and Depot (西三碼頭), yesterday.
Monday, February 10, 2014
American author Hugh Howey, who has penned the popular science fiction trilogy WOOL, told his Taiwanese readers on Saturday that his visit to the Taipei 101 skyscraper made him feel bad about what he put his characters through.
Sunday, February 9, 2014
Around 1.74 million people used the Taipei Metro on average each day last year, setting a record high in the rapid transit system's 18-year history, according to the latest ridership statistics.
Saturday, February 8, 2014
A lack of blood supply is causing difficulties for Taipei's blood services after the Chinese New Year holidays.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Taipei City Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday responded to media rumors that the Cabinet will be reshuffled after the Chinese New Year, saying that the reshuffle may focus on forming a team that specializes on economic issues in order for the government to focus on economic recovery in the new year.
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) recently cracked an extortion case in which four suspects threatened to disclose the information of a technology company's clients if the company failed to pay them 2 million yuan.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) announced yesterday that it arrested a total of four suspects in Northern Taiwan that were allegedly involved in blackmail scheme.
Saturday, January 25, 2014
Eighty junior high school students volunteered to carry luggage for elderly passengers taking the train home for Chinese New Year celebrations at Taipei Main Station, yesterday.
Friday, January 24, 2014
Taipei 101 will offer a free service to let lovebirds express their affection to each other on Taipei 101 this Valentine's Day.
Taipei City Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday expressed his regret and shock over the death of Kaohsiung Shoushan Zoo's Formosan black bear Hsiao Shan, who had been a gift to the zoo from Taipei City.