Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te (賴清德) reiterated Tuesday that he will not attend any of the municipality's council meetings until vote-buying allegations against Tainan City Council Speaker Lee Chuan-chiao (李全教) have been addressed through the judicial system., 2 Comments
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said Tuesday that he does not want to see the capital's landmark Taipei 101 become a place of protests and quarrels, and that there should be rules to manage the use of the skyscraper's outdoor square.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Details have emerged in a case involving a couple detained by authorities on suspicion of murdering two victims in order to collect insurance payments, yesterday., 1 Comment
Six people suffered minor injuries when two tour buses carrying Chinese visitors and a truck were involved in an accident in the mountainous Alishan resort area in Southern Taiwan on Monday afternoon., 2 Comments
Taipei's traffic is worse than in any big city in China and ranked 11th in congestion among 146 major cities around the world, according to the latest Traffic Index released by navigation products provider TomTom., 1 Comment
A senior citizens' home in Kaohsiung held an unveiling ceremony of a bronze statue of the late President Chiang Kai-shek (蔣介石) donated by a local university, a move in stark contrast to a campaign advocating the removal of statues of the late leader from campuses around the country., 2 Comments
Monday, April 6, 2015
The Taichung City Government Construction Bureau recently stated that it will take steps on the city's cotton trees following complaints from affected residents, the Central News Agency reported.
More than 100 grey-faced buzzards made an unexpected appearance on Sunday over Jibei islet in the north of Taiwan's outlying Penghu archipelago, birdwatchers said that day.
Friday, April 3, 2015
Tainan City Council Speaker Lee Chuan-chiao (李全教) was bailed for NT$15 million by Tainan District Court yesterday after being indicted by prosecutors for buying votes the day before.
A sedan's sudden acceleration resulted in two deaths and multiple injuries last night in New Taipei City's Zhonghe District., 2 Comments
The number of people using Taipei City's YouBike public bicycle rental service was higher than expected on Wednesday, the first day of a new system of rental fees, according to the city government.
Yang Ju-men (楊儒門), an activist known as the "Rice Bomber," on Wednesday was appointed to serve on the board of directors of the Taipei Agricultural Products Marketing Co., a company established by Taipei City's Department of Economic Development.
Thursday, April 2, 2015
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday said that the two CEOs of the EasyCard Corporation must receive pay cuts due to their unreasonably high annual salaries.
With the same friendly demeanor she's been known to have, while not loosing the professionalism she commands during work, Kuomintang (KMT) Taipei Council Speaker Wu Pi-chu (吳碧珠) entered the conference room to have a brief interview with The China Post.