Saturday, April 25, 2015
A mechanic has been acquitted in a case where two people died in an elevator accident in Kaohsiung about 18 months ago, according to the district court in the southern city.
A training program aimed at cultivating professional medical personnel from Taiwan's partner countries and improving the quality of medical services in these ally nations kicked off earlier this week, the Taiwan International Cooperation and Development Fund (ICDF, 國合會) has announced.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
It was revealed yesterday that Taipei City Councilor Wu Chih-kang (吳志剛), second son to the former Kuomintang (KMT, 國民黨) Honorary Chairman Wu Po-hsiung (吳伯雄), is currently NT$1 billion in debt.
The model and celebrity Peng Hsin-yi (彭馨逸), a TV host and movie actress known by her stage name Cindy (楊又穎), was found at her residence Tuesday in what police described the following day as an apparent suicide., 1 Comment
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Farglory Group (遠雄集團) President Tang Chia-feng (湯佳峰) said that it would be impossible to dismantle the Taipei Dome or change contractors, in accordance with the BOT agreement signed with Taipei City. In a press conference organized by Farglory, company Chairman Chao Teng-hsiung (趙藤雄) blasted Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) over continued uncertainties toward the completion of the Taipei Dome,, 5 Comments
Villagers of the Skadang tribe (大同部落) and Huhus tribe (大禮部落) carried solar power equipment weighing up to 70 kilograms, walking from the entrance of Taroko National Park (太魯閣國家公園) to their two villages 1,000 meters above sea level, deep in the mountains of Shoulin Township (秀林鄉) in Hualien County the day before yesterday., 2 Comments
Taipei, April 21 (CNA) Former Keelung Council Speaker Huang Ching-tai (黃景泰) was released early Tuesday on NT$20 million (US$595,000) bail, just in time to attend his father's funeral later in the day.
Tuesday, April 21, 2015
North Formosa Mission Reports: G. L. Mackay's life in North Formosa 1868-1901, a collection of documents depicting local life in the early days, was recently translated into Chinese and published in March.
A man in Changhua County was indicted Monday on charges of stealing a parrot that flew onto his property last August.
Monday, April 20, 2015
A cultural festival featuring oysters and wheat opened in Jinning Township, in outlying Kinmen County Saturday, attracting some 1,000 people to experience the pleasures of pastoral life.