A view of the uncompleted Kinmen Bridge, which is expected to connect Greater Kinmen and Lesser Kinmen by July 2017. Lawmakers yesterday condemned the slow pace of construction work, which started in 2011 and so far is only 38 percent complete. The Legislature's Transportation Committee demanded that builders make improvements by this June 25 or lose their contract.
Chiayi City Deputy Mayor Hou Chong-wen (侯崇文) promoted online registration of food products at the Chia-Le-Fu Night Market (嘉樂福夜市) to raise awareness of food safety and sanitation, reported the Central News Agency on Thursday.
Hsinchu City launched its first YouBike stations on Thursday morning, with the first 30 minutes of each ride free of charge for the first three months.
The new head of the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA, 環保署) Lee Ying-yuan (李應元), on Wednesday vowed to stop Asia Cement Corp. (亞泥), one of Taiwan's leading cement suppliers, from engaging in development projects in Taroko National Park upon the expiration of the company's mineral rights next year.
Large flames shot out from the chimney of a CPC Corp. oil refinery in Kaohsiung Wednesday after an equipment malfunction, causing alarm but no injuries.
Taiwan Land Development Co. (台開, TLD) Chairman Chiu Fu-sheng (邱復生) proposed new plans Tuesday to complete construction of the Taipei Dome, a project that has stood stagnant for over a year.
The New Taipei City Animal Protection and Health Inspection Office recently shared a case of a rescued cat that was caught in a mouse glue trap, and explained methods to help animals in the same situation.
The old Caoling tunnel, a tourist attraction in Yilan, is shown in the photo taken on Tuesday, May 24. The scenic location is on the path of a mountain marathon which was slated to take place May 28-29
The Taichung City Government has rolled out a project to diversify land-use and revitalize idle government-owned lands used for traditional market stalls, the Central News Agency reported on Tuesday.
Taiwan Land Development Co. Chairman Chiu Fu-sheng proposed new plans Tuesday to complete construction of the Taipei Dome, which has stood stagnant for over a year.