Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Donations continued to flood in Tuesday to help the victims of a fiery explosion last weekend that claimed the life of a 20-year-old girl and left nearly 500 others injured.
The brother of the first person to die from injuries suffered in a New Taipei water park fire remains in stable condition after being transferred to Taipei Veterans General Hospital (TVGH) on Monday night, the doctor attending to him said Tuesday.
R.O.C. Air Force jets painted with Japanese flags to denote the number of victories over Japanese fighters during World War II have been removed, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said yesterday., 2 Comments
A total of eight foreign nationals have been confirmed injured during a dust explosion at a water park in New Taipei Saturday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said yesterday., 1 Comment
The government's holding of commemorative events to mark the 70th anniversary of the R.O.C.'s victory over Japan in the Second Sino-Japanese War is meant as a way to learn from history, a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) official said yesterday.
Prominent Japanese immunologist Tasuku Honjo advised students and aspiring scientists in Taiwan to remain curious, skeptical, courageous and patient, saying those are qualities that make a good scientist.
Taiwan High Speed Rail Corp. (THRSC) gave the assurance Tuesday that the introduction of three new stations on its transportation route later this year will not slow down the current trains since a completely new service will be added.
Tuesday, June 30, 2015
One of the seriously injured in the dust explosion last Saturday -- 20-year-old Lee Pei-yun (李珮筠) -- died at Chung Shan Medical University Hospital (中山醫學院) in Taichung after being taken off a ventilator Monday morning.
Sometime before 8:30 p.m. last Saturday, the crowd at a New Taipei party called Color Play Asia found they were standing almost ankle deep in a layer of colored dust that had accumulated in front of a performance stage.
The mother of 20-year-old Lee Pei-yun, who died Monday from injuries sustained in a water parkfire Saturday night, has appealed for help to save her 12-year-old son who was also injured in the accident in New Taipei.