Sunday, August 30, 2015
A research team at Academia Sinica, Taiwan's leading academic research institution, has identified active molecules that may be critical to the formation of aerosols and acid rain.
Saturday, August 29, 2015
Former Keelung City Council Speaker Huang Ching-tai (黃景泰) was found guilty for violating the Anti-Corruption Act by embezzling approximately NT$9 million of council funds yesterday after an eight-month trial.
The Taipei-Taoyuan airport metro line will be unable to open its services to the public until at least March 2016 because of technical problems and construction delays, transport authorities announced yesterday.
Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hung Hsiu-chu yesterday outlined a proposal emphasizing the need for government-business partnerships in creating relevant skillsets as a way to reduce the nation's youth unemployment problem., 1 Comment
Rain is likely across Taiwan through next Thursday due to moisture-bearing winds from the southwest, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Friday.
More than 90 percent of parents are in favor of delaying school start times so that children can get more sleep, according to the results of a survey released by a local magazine.
As people around Taiwan were making offerings to wandering spirits on Ghost Festival day Friday, the New Taipei Animal Protection and Health Inspection Office and nine animal shelters in the city jointly held a Taoist religious service for wandering animal spirits.
The Ministry of National Defense (MND) yesterday urged R.O.C. veterans not to attend the World War II commemorative activities to be held in mainland China next month in order to uphold national dignity.
NBA player Jordan Clarkson is expected to visit Taiwan together with the Philippines national basketball team for an upcoming international hoop tournament to kick off in New Taipei today, Taiwan's basketball association has said.
Dark brown sugar, often seen by many as a healthier alternative to other sweeteners, has been shown to have a known toxin, according to a local magazine's investigation., 1 Comment