Thursday, January 15, 2015
A recent plan by the Tourism Bureau to build a sex-themed park in one of Taiwan's scenic areas has drawn controversy, prompting officials to say the idea is still only in the planning stages.
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Two men aged 21 and 24 have been found fatally shot in a car at a Ximending (西門町) parking garage, city police reported yesterday., 2 Comments
The new mayor of Taichung said Tuesday that the central city's landmark opera house will not reopen to the public until a formal inauguration in early 2016.
Greenpeace yesterday launched a surprise protest at the construction site of Chunghwa Telecom's (中華電信) Internet Data Center, action that prompted the telecommunications company to announce that it will be reserving its right to take the case to court.
During his weekly post municipal meeting press conference yesterday, Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) responded to various media questions on a diverse number of issues, including the tax audit criticisms from Kuomintang Legislator Alex Tsai (蔡正元)., 1 Comment
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday responded to claims that his parents are being audited by the Ministry of Finance's National Taxation Bureau (NTB), saying that he would like a high-ranking executive from the NTB to come forward and explain the investigation., 1 Comment
Renowned American playwright and activist Eve Ensler and Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) joined a drumming and dance event in Taipei on Monday to call for an end to violence against women and girls.
Four Vietnamese fishermen were arrested by Taiwan's maritime patrol corps in Kaohsiung on Sunday for allegedly trying to sneak into Taiwan., 1 Comment
Monday, January 12, 2015
Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je said Saturday his government will soon discuss whether to continue subsidizing the city's popular bicycle rental system, as the program is expected to run out of funds in April or May., 2 Comments