Wednesday, August 6, 2014
New Taipei City's Tourism and Travel Department said yesterday that Shifen Waterfall (十分瀑布) in Pingxi District (平溪) belongs to the public and that the city government will ensure free visits to the scenic natural formation.1 Comment
Tuesday, August 5, 2014
The Taipei 307 bus route today will conduct a daylong “charity drive,” whereby the earnings of the 307 fleet for the day will be donated to the victims of the Kaohsiung gas explosions.
The Taipei City Department of Health (DOH) yesterday announced the results of their latest round of inspections of the city's soybean products, saying that of the 101 inspected items, 27.7 percent of them contained too many preservatives.
The Taipei Computer Applications Show, one of the major consumer electronics exhibitions in Taiwan, ended Monday after attracting a record number of visitors, the organizers said.
Monday, August 4, 2014
A gas leak was found Sunday at a liquified petroleum gas fueling station in New Taipei's Sanchong District, though officials said there were no safety concerns after emergency measures were taken by the city fire bureau and the station operator.
Thursday, July 31, 2014
A man in Bali district of New Taipei City yesterday killed his son in an alleged accident which transpired following a reported quarrel over the progression of a popular Japanese video game.1 Comment
Monday, July 28, 2014
Taipei has the best quality of education of any of Taiwan's 22 cities and counties, according to the results of a biennial survey conducted by a local magazine.
Friday, July 25, 2014
Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday hosted a donation acceptance press conference in which the mayor received the Heart Bus from the CTBC Charity Foundation (中國信託慈善基金會) on behalf of the Taipei City Government.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) withdrew a yellow travel advisory for Guangdong Province in southern China Wednesday, after health authorities lowered an H7N9 epidemic alert for that area.
The damages in Taipei City will be repaired and everything restored by 6 p.m., announced Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday after Typhoon Matmo swept into Northern Taiwan.