Friday, July 25, 2014
Kuomintang (KMT) Kinmen Magistrate Lee Wo-shih (李沃士) and his wife Su Feng-ying (蘇鳳英) yesterday morning were summoned by the Kinmen District Prosecutors Office (KDPO) over their alleged involvement in a scandal involving Kinmen Kaoliang Liquor Inc. (KKL, 金門酒廠實業股份有限公司).
Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday hosted a donation acceptance press conference in which the mayor received the Heart Bus from the CTBC Charity Foundation (中國信託慈善基金會) on behalf of the Taipei City Government.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) withdrew a yellow travel advisory for Guangdong Province in southern China Wednesday, after health authorities lowered an H7N9 epidemic alert for that area.
The damages in Taipei City will be repaired and everything restored by 6 p.m., announced Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday after Typhoon Matmo swept into Northern Taiwan.
A rescue helicopter overcame strong gusts and heavy rain brought by Typhoon Matmo Wednesday afternoon to carry four oil tanker crewmen to safety after their ship ran aground off the coast of Kaohsiung.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
The New Taipei District Prosecutor's Office (NTDPO) yesterday closed their ongoing investigation into the Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC), finding no incriminating evidence on the corporation in the Taipei Metro stabbing case., 1 Comment
The Taipei City Government Department of Transportation (台北市政府交通局) yesterday announced that a pedestrian zone will be designated for the Gongguan(公館) Night Market so as to improve the shopping and sightseeing experience for locals and foreign tourists alike., 1 Comment
Police on July 17 busted an online gambling ring, arresting a total of seven people, including two prime suspects, surnamed Wu (伍) and Wang (王) , for allegedly profiting illegally from a number of gambling websites, according to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事警察局).
Police and prosecutors said yesterday that the grandparents of a 9-year-old girl who died in a jet skiing accident off Hualien County as well as the man who rode the Jet Ski are suspected of manslaughter., 1 Comment
Two men, surnamed Tsai and Cheng, were yesterday prosecuted for growing cannabis in Taichung., 1 Comment