Friday, July 3, 2015
Premier Mao Chi-kuo (毛治國) attended yesterday's Cabinet press conference in person, announcing four main points and setting up a foundation to help the victims and families affected and injured in the Formosa Fun Coast Water Park explosions.
Taiwanese violinist Tseng Yu-chien was awarded the silver medal Wednesday in the violin category of the 15th International Tchaikovsky Competition in Moscow. No one won the gold medal in the prestigious competition this year.
The Green Citizens' Action Alliance (GCAA,綠色公民行動聯盟) yesterday put forward three"urgent" energy-saving methods. They stated the government should plan the rush management, strengthen emergency response measures and push a policy of demand bidding., 1 Comment
Award-winning Singaporean singer-songwriter JJ Lin (林俊傑) has written a song to comfort the people injured in a fiery explosion at a water park in New Taipei last weekend.
The man behind the attempted bombings of a Taiwan High Speed Rail (THSR, 台灣高鐵) train and a lawmaker's office two years ago was sentenced to 20 years in prison Thursday in his first retrial by the Taiwan High Court., 1 Comment
The Taiwan Society for Burn Injuries and Wound Healing on Wednesday issued a call for more plastic surgeons in private practice to lend their services to the effort of treating the hundreds of people who were injured in a flash fire at a water park in New Taipei last weekend.
Taipei City Government will discuss the issue of relocating Taipei Songshan Airport after the completion of the Taoyuan International Airport MRT line, Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je said Thursday., 3 Comments
A doctor at the Cathay General Hospital said Wednesday that it was heart-breaking for doctors and nurses to see that even morphine could not kill the pain of the victims burned June 27 in a fire ignited by colored powder at a water park.
Japanese-Korean actor Daisuke Ryu, who was arrested in Taiwan in March for attacking an immigration official at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, will be fired by his Japanese company now that he has returned to Japan., 1 Comment