Sunday, February 14, 2016
The Taipei City Government has warned of heavy traffic in the coming week in the area around the city's main train station following the demolition of a ramp of a major bridge nearby.
The family of a freshman at National Taiwan University who hanged himself from a tree during a "ghost game," decided to take him off life support and donate his organs Friday.
Saturday, February 13, 2016
Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te vowed yesterday to take further legal action to freeze the assets of a developer in order to protect the rights of those affected by the deadliest incident in the Feb. 6 earthquake.
President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) and President-elect Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Friday separately attended a memorial ceremony in Tainan for people who were killed in a magnitude 6.4 earthquake that struck the southern city on Feb. 6.
The Taipei City Government recently introduced an initiative called the "best photo spot" at 12 of the city's tourist attractions, including Taipei 101 and the Red House, to help visitors capture their best shots.
Ximending (西門町), a popular shopping district for young people in western Taipei, is gradually losing its local color as some of its best-known businesses are being driven out by soaring rents and giving way to international brands.
Due to declining enrollment, several elementary schools in remote areas of Nantou County have either merged or closed, leaving a number of idle facilities that are attracting the attention of private groups and enterprises.
Friday, February 12, 2016
Libraries are continuing to draw users in Taipei, even in an age where information is instantly available at the press of a button.
Thursday, February 11, 2016
A temporary exhibition on the history of Taipei City's North Gate was launched Saturday by the city government as part of its plan to rejuvenate the western part of the city.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Zi Nan Temple in Zhushan Township, Nantou County, is the foremost choice for people who wish to pray during the Lunar New Year for wealth and good fortune, according to an online poll conducted by the local Web portal Yam.