Wednesday, January 21, 2015
Six young firefighters perished in the line of duty in the early hours of yesterday morning while trying to fight a blaze at a bowling alley located in Taoyuan's Xinwu District., 2 Comments
Taipei mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday verbally attacked Hon Hai Industry (鴻海) Chairman Terry Gou (郭台銘) during a press conference, in response to the corporation's recent demands., 2 Comments
The Taipei City Department of Transportation released an official press statement yesterday, announcing that the department is going to abolish the YouBike policy in which the first 30 minutes of use are free., 1 Comment
In line with his earlier warning, Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday called for the new police chief of Taipei's Xinyi Precinct to see him after hearing reports of Falung Gong practitioners being beaten once again.
Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) was blasted by netizens yesterday due to his Facebook posts concerning a fire that killed six young firefighters.
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Animal lovers express hope for revised Animal Protection Act following the passing of 18-year-old hippopotamus Ah-he
Former Taipei City Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) spoke out yesterday against current mayor Ko Wen-je's (柯文哲) public criticism, which paints the former Taipei City Government as a mess of municipal problems to be cleaned up by the current city government., 2 Comments
Following a shooting involving the police outside Taichung Airport, the suspect was reported dead after being rushed to the hospital yesterday afternoon., 2 Comments
The mayor of Taichung has temporarily pulled the plug on the ambitious Taiwan Tower project in the central city, citing concerns over safety and the ballooning of its NT$8 billion (US$253 million) to NT$15 billion.
Sunday, January 18, 2015
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je yesterday expressed anger and disbelief that the contractor building the city's indoor baseball stadium cannot be penalized although completion has been delayed.