Tuesday, February 17, 2015
The Taiwan Rail Administration (TRA, 台鐵) came to an agreement with the TRA train engineer's association (火車駕駛人聯誼會) yesterday following a large-scale protest at rail crossings on Valentine's Day due to dissatisfaction with railway safety and undermanned facilities., 1 Comment
Taxi Fares on the Rise In response to the resurgence of gas prices as well as the Valentine's Day celebration and Chinese New Year, taxi fares in certain cities have already begun to increase.
Some 3 million motorists may travel on Taiwan's freeways each day during the Lunar New Year holiday from Feb. 18 to 23, transportation officials said Monday while announcing traffic controls to avoid congestion.
A cold air mass is expected to reach Taiwan Tuesday, sending temperatures down in the first few days of the Feb. 18-23 Lunar New Year holiday, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB, 中央氣象局) said Monday.
Taiwan Water Corp. said that phase-two water rationing will hit major users of water resources like street cleaners starting on Feb. 26 after the Lunar New Year holiday due to a lack of rainfall.
Monday, February 16, 2015
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) registered to be a contender in the party primary for the 2016 presidential election, pointing out that she places the stabilization of cross-strait relations as a priority As most of the party's potential candidates,, 2 Comments
TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Kuomintang (KMT) spokesman Charles Chen (陳以信) called on Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen, who just announced her intention to run for president in 2016, ..............., 2 Comments
With the Lunar New Year only days away, consumers are in search of safe ingredients for this New Year's dinner amid growing concerns about food safety.
Economic Affairs Minister John Deng stated Sunday that the government's plans to allow imports of U.S. beef byproducts is not designed to be a bargaining chip to secure Taiwan's participation in the proposed U.S.
Actor Eddie Peng and top model Sonia Sui have been selected as the most lusted-after dream lovers among Taiwanese female and male office workers, respectively, according to the results of a recent survey by the yes123 job bank.