Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Renowned American playwright and activist Eve Ensler and Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) joined a drumming and dance event in Taipei on Monday to call for an end to violence against women and girls.
Monday, January 12, 2015
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je said Saturday his government will soon discuss whether to continue subsidizing the city's popular bicycle rental system, as the program is expected to run out of funds in April or May.2 Comments
A Taiwanese student at National Taiwan University (NTU) has gained international recognition as part of a research team whose work has been published in the latest edition of the prestigious Science journal.
Sunday, January 11, 2015
National Taiwan University said Saturday it plans to rejuvenate a 200-year-old waterway that crosses underneath the campus by introducing water from a river and recycled rainfall.
Friday, January 9, 2015
Taipei City Police Department Xinyi Police Precinct Chief Lee Teh-wei (李德威) submitted his application for retirement yesterday, a move that has been widely speculated to have been to avoid further verbal castigation from Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲).
Thursday, January 8, 2015
The Taipei Zoo's 18-month-old giant panda Yuan Zai was adjusting well to her new lifestyle after starting a life apart from her mother on Wednesday, according to the zoo.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said yesterday that he has tasked the Taipei City Department of Civil Affairs with the establishment of a communications hotline with Taipei City borough chiefs.
The Taipei Language Institute (TLI) will hold an event to celebrate its 60th anniversary this Saturday, according to a TLI press release.
Nearly half of Taiwanese college students in a survey said they have been victims of bullying, according to a study by National Taiwan University.
Wednesday, January 7, 2015
New Taipei City became the first local government to act upon the declaration concerning the demolition of illegal construction extensions yesterday, by initiating the deconstruction process of a building on Beiyi Road in Xindian District.4 Comments