Saturday, April 18, 2015
The Shilin District Prosecutors Office yesterday conducted a probe on the Guizikeng Country Club (貴子坑鄉村俱樂部) for its alleged illegal structure and questioned the club's owner as well as four officials from the Taipei City Construction Management Office (TCCMO).
Friday, April 17, 2015
CNN on Wednesday picked eight restaurants that it said serves the best beef noodles in Taipei, a city that it noted has an annual festival devoted to the dish.1 Comment
Wednesday, April 15, 2015
Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) may have jeopardized an ongoing government investigation led by the Department of Information Technology (DIT, 台北市資訊局) .
A suspect was arrested in New Taipei on April 1 for firearms modification and possession of narcotics, according to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局).
Tuesday, April 14, 2015
Taipei police arrested a male suspect for allegedly paying underage girls in return for sex, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) has announced.1 Comment
Taipei City's Public Work Department has built 40 cuckoo clock-shaped birdhouses in Daan Forest Park (大安森林公園) with the aim of adding a touch of nature to the rapidly urbanized city, a city official said Monday.
Monday, April 13, 2015
The annual Songkran water festival was held Sunday as usual in New Taipei City but the organizers decided to forego the customary water splashing activities this year in favor of a foot-washing ritual, as Taiwan remained in the grip of its worst drought in decades.
Sunday, April 12, 2015
The Taipei Arena yesterday succumbed to pressure from fans of A-Mei, reversing its ban on one of the pop diva's songs that it had deemed too disturbing for the stadium's neighbors.1 Comment
Taipei is a city of rivers. Walk around the Dadaocheng (大稻埕), Yuanshan (圓山), Dazhi (大直) and Neihu (內湖) areas and you'll enjoy plenty of river views. Travelers who ride a bicycle will know about the city's comprehensive, interlinked system of riverside bikeways, .....4 Comments