Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Greenpeace yesterday launched a surprise protest at the construction site of Chunghwa Telecom's (中華電信) Internet Data Center, action that prompted the telecommunications company to announce that it will be reserving its right to take the case to court.
During his weekly post municipal meeting press conference yesterday, Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) responded to various media questions on a diverse number of issues, including the tax audit criticisms from Kuomintang Legislator Alex Tsai (蔡正元)., 1 Comment
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday responded to claims that his parents are being audited by the Ministry of Finance's National Taxation Bureau (NTB), saying that he would like a high-ranking executive from the NTB to come forward and explain the investigation., 1 Comment
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.
Four Vietnamese fishermen were arrested by Taiwan's maritime patrol corps in Kaohsiung on Sunday for allegedly trying to sneak into Taiwan., 1 Comment
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.
Saturday, January 10, 2015
A large chicken farm in Pingtung County (屏東縣) has experienced a serious outbreak of H5N2 bird-flu, infecting 120,000 chickens, with the Council of Agriculture (農委會) saying that it received a report about the bird-flu outbreak on Wednesday that led it to immediately start taking samples., 1 Comment
Officials from Taichung and neighboring county governments on Friday promoted various package tours to Central Taiwan coinciding with the upcoming Taiwan Lantern Festival, hoping to attract more visitors to the region.