Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Taipei City councilors yesterday unveiled a list of five high-ranking officials who are currently residing in a city-owned property, but who own properties in the Greater Taipei area.
Tuesday, October 27, 2015
A man armed with a fake gun attempted to rob a bank yesterday in downtown Taipei before fleeing from the scene by taxi and remains at large.
Sunday, October 25, 2015
Eight same-sex couples became the center of attention at Taipei City's mass wedding on Saturday, walking down the aisle to cheers and applause at an event that has officially been opened to gay couples for the first time since it started in 1973.6 Comments
Saturday, October 24, 2015
Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said yesterday that he will not "clamp down on home prices" (打房), a comment that appears to contradict his earlier policy direction.3 Comments
The Supreme Court yesterday gave the final verdict on rich socialite Justin Lee (李宗瑞), who was sentenced to 22 years and 10 months in prison for doping and raping multiple women.
The Taipei Water Department has created a Web page on its official website that enables city residents to check if their houses are being served drinking water through pipes made of lead installed decades ago.
The Taipei City Government will convene a meeting Monday to discuss the timetable for replacing water pipes made of lead installed decades ago amid health concerns, the chief of the Taipei Water Department (台北自來水事業處) said Friday.
Taipei's Department of Economic Development wants to help the gaming community in Taiwan get public resources to promote e-sports by having e-sports included among the sports officially recognized by the central government.
Thursday, October 22, 2015
A family in New Taipei City recorded a video of an Indonesian caregiver abusing a 76-year-old woman this week, and pressed charges for assault.
Wednesday, October 21, 2015
An Indonesian caregiver who recorded a video of her being abused by her employer has been put in a migrant worker shelter, police said Tuesday.