Wednesday, February 25, 2015
A detective from the New Taipei City Police Department died Tuesday after falling unconscious in a rice paddy in neighboring Taoyuan while chasing a wanted fugitive, according to the department.
The 2015 Taipei International Machine Tool Show (TIMTOS,台北國際工具機展) is scheduled to take place at Taipei World Trade Center Exhibition Halls 1 and 3, as well as the Nangang Exhibition Hall and the Taipei Expo Park from March 3 until March 8.
As Turkey will soon launch direct flights to Taiwan, the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA, 外貿協會) plans to invite more procurement teams from the country, and has scheduled a business delegation to visit the emerging economy between April 12 and 25.
The U.S. dollar rose against the New Taiwan dollar Tuesday, gaining NT$0.050 to close at NT$31.688 as traders heeded the weakness of the South Korean won to cut their holdings in the local currency to reverse an earlier downturn in the greenback, dealers said.
Taiwan's Acer Inc. (宏碁) unveiled two new cloud application solutions Tuesday for enterprises and individual consumers in an effort to transform itself into a company that integrates hardware manufacturing with software and services.
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
With the government set to launch phase-two water rationing on Thursday, electronics, chemical, base metal, textile, petrochemical, and pulp and paper industries will be the hardest hit, according to the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA)., 1 Comment
Taichung's Hoya Resort Hotel Wuling (武陵富野渡假村) announced yesterday that they would be temporarily closing their doors after a number of patrons caught norovirus (諾羅病毒) from infected resort employees during their stay.
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday said that the blueprints of the Syntrend Creative Park (三創數位生活園區) will be revealed within the next two weeks.
An 8-foot-tall lantern featuring traditional goat patterns and cartoon sheep was released into the sky in Pingxi, New Taipei Sunday as part of a time-honored tradition to welcome in the Lunar New Year.
A prominent Buddhist leader yesterday lashed out at Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je for questioning a plan by the Tzu Chi charity group to develop a piece of conservation land in the capital city.