Thursday, April 30, 2015
Protesters moved a mock cannon onto the streets of a Kaohsiung community as a sign of defiance against tour buses from mainland China congesting roads, according to Go Hamasen Alliance (哈瑪星願景聯盟), a local association.1 Comment
Several law experts from National Taiwan University (NTU) yesterday joined a district court judge who criticized Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je's (柯文哲) idea of using surveillance cameras to arrest individuals who violate Taipei City parking policies.8 Comments
Wednesday, April 29, 2015
The Taipei City Government yesterday extended its demolition deadline for Villa 32 (三二行館) to May 15, citing a positive effort from proprietors to implement orders from officials.2 Comments
Monday, April 27, 2015
Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman and New Taipei Mayor Eric Chu (朱立倫) has said repeatedly that he will not run in the 2016 presidential election, but that has not stopped KMT members from trying to keep his options open.1 Comment
Saturday, April 25, 2015
A training program aimed at cultivating professional medical personnel from Taiwan's partner countries and improving the quality of medical services in these ally nations kicked off earlier this week, the Taiwan International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF, 國合會) has announced.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
It was revealed yesterday that Taipei City Councilor Wu Chih-kang (吳志剛), second son to the former Kuomintang (KMT, 國民黨) Honorary Chairman Wu Po-hsiung (吳伯雄), is currently NT$1 billion in debt.
The model and celebrity Peng Hsin-yi (彭馨逸), a TV host and movie actress known by her stage name Cindy (楊又穎), was found at her residence Tuesday in what police described the following day as an apparent suicide.1 Comment
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Farglory Group (遠雄集團) President Tang Chia-feng (湯佳峰) said that it would be impossible to dismantle the Taipei Dome or change contractors, in accordance with the BOT agreement signed with Taipei City. In a press conference organized by Farglory, company Chairman Chao Teng-hsiung (趙藤雄) blasted Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) over continued uncertainties toward the completion of the Taipei Dome,5 Comments
Taipei, April 21 (CNA) Former Keelung Council Speaker Huang Ching-tai (黃景泰) was released early Tuesday on NT$20 million (US$595,000) bail, just in time to attend his father's funeral later in the day.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
North Formosa Mission Reports: G. L. Mackay's life in North Formosa 1868-1901, a collection of documents depicting local life in the early days, was recently translated into Chinese and published in March.