Friday, November 28, 2014
Police in Taichung arrested a suspect on Wednesday who was allegedly involved in a series of drug-smuggling cases, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) announced yesterday.
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Police recently arrested a drug-trafficking suspect who allegedly smuggled heroin from Vietnam by making the illicit drug into the shape of cashew nuts, according to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB).
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Taoyuan International Airport Corporation Ltd. (TIAC, 桃園國際機場公司) yesterday announced that it has been selected by the Airports Council International (ACI), the only global trade representative of the world's airports, to be a board member in its Asia-Pacific branch, which means TIAC is entitled to the right to speak and vote regarding various international airports' management policies in the future.
Two officials of the ruling Kuomintang's (KMT) Pingtung County chapter were taken into custody Tuesday over alleged involvement in an election smear campaign aimed at Pan Men-an, the Pingtung magistrate candidate of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP).
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
The Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) Chiayi mayoral candidate Tu Hsing-che's (涂醒哲) campaign office yesterday criticized his rival, KMT-nominated Chiayi mayoral candidate Chen Yi-chen (陳以真), for her failure to show up to a campaign rally attended by President Ma Ying-jeou on Sunday.
Independent Keelung mayoral candidate Huang Jing-tai (黃景泰) began a hunger strike Monday to protest a court decision to keep him in detention on corruption charges and prevent him from taking part in campaign activities.
Taipei has been ranked 25th in a survey of the best cities for international students, an improvement of three notches from last year's ranking, according to the poll results published by a British higher education institution Monday.
Jhutian Elementary School in Pingtung County held a memorial ceremony Monday for a deceased Japanese woman in recognition of her love and support for the southern Taiwanese school over the past 33 years.
A candidate for a Kaohsiung city government seat in the Nov. 29 elections crashed his car into Kaohsiung City Hall Monday to protest what he described as the local government's making things difficult for members of his family.