The Fair Trade Commission (FTC, 公平交易委員會) on Wednesday fined EasyCard Corp., producer of the controversial special-edition metro cards featuring Japanese porn actress Yui Hatano (波多野結衣), NT$500,000 for false advertising.
The final event in the Pingxi Lantern Festival series recently came to a close, attracting travelers from around the world to marvel at the beauty of innumerable lanterns lighting up the night sky.1 Comment
A Finnish man has been placed by police in a shelter in Taipei's Wenshan District after he was found sleeping at a bus station in Neihu.
The removal of protective barriers for Beimen during the demolition of the Zhongxiao Bridge's (忠孝橋) connection ramp has led the Taipei City Government to launch the gate's heritage restoration plans, the United Daily News reported on Wednesday.
A group of students at National Taipei University of Technology (NTUT) recently won an award for their design of a foldable paper boat infused with a herbal insect repellent.
The Taipei City Government urged residents to leave 20 minutes ahead of regular commuting times on Monday to avoid traffic logjams following the removal of the Zhongxiao Bridge ramp over the Chinese New Year holidays.
Nine South Korean tourists were injured when their van was hit by a car and overturned in Taipei, police said Monday.
The Taipei City Government's Department of Legal Affairs ((DLA, 台北市法務局) named the top five industries that saw the highest rate of consumer complaints in 2015 on Thursday, naming telecommunications and online shopping as the most severe.
The Taipei City Government has warned of heavy traffic in the coming week in the area around the city's main train station following the demolition of a ramp of a major bridge nearby.
The family of a freshman at National Taiwan University who hanged himself from a tree during a "ghost game," decided to take him off life support and donate his organs Friday.