Monday, October 6, 2014
The Taoyuan County government hosted a family day event Sunday for its population of foreign workers, most of who are from the Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam and Thailand.
Sunday, October 5, 2014
The Maolin National Scenic Area in Kaohsiung is inviting tourists to a series of activities to watch Purple Butterflies that are going to spend their winter there.
The Taipei International Design Conference took place at the Taipei New Horizon complex on Friday, featuring many famous designers from around the world in a discussion on urban aesthetic, the organizer said.
Pan-green independent Taipei mayoral candidate Ko Wen-je said yesterday he will not join any political party if he becomes mayor, in spite of the fact that the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is backing his campaign.
A group called the Housing Movement was set to start a sleep-out campaign Saturday evening in front of The Palace (帝寶), a luxury apartment complex on Renai Road in Taipei City, to protest exorbitant housing prices.
Police yesterday arrested another suspect, surnamed Zhang, who is believed to have been involved in the murder of police detective Hsueh Chen-kuo (薛偵國) on the night of Sept. 14.
Saturday, October 4, 2014
The Songshan Line of Taipei's mass rapid transit (MRT) system will undergo a preliminary inspection by city transport officials Oct. 5 amid hopes that it could begin commercial runs next month.
Friday, October 3, 2014
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) yesterday announced the discovery of 4.6 kilograms of heroin at Kaohsiung International Airport, and the subsequent arrest of two female Malaysian suspects., 1 Comment
A beluga whale at the National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium in the southern county of Pingtung died Wednesday of sepsis, according to museum authorities., 1 Comment
Thursday, October 2, 2014
A local man yesterday jumped onto the railway tracks in Taipei Metro Jiantan Station, causing delays for up to 8,500 commuters., 1 Comment