Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Independent Taipei mayor-elect Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) yesterday confirmed that he has appointed a second deputy mayor to his cabinet during a radio interview.
A wildfire broke out on Taiwan's Alishan mountain in Chiayi County yesterday, and as of 5:30 p.m. the fire had spread over up to five hectares.
The Kaohsiung District Prosecutors Office investigated members from a campaign team that allegedly bought votes on behalf of an anonymous city councilor candidate the night before election day.
Monday, December 1, 2014
As independent candidate Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) opened a new chapter for Taipei in winning the mayoral race against his major rival Sean Lien of the Kuomintang (連勝文) with 57.16 percent of the vote on Saturday, the spotlight has fallen on what his next moves are likely to be as he prepares to take on the responsibility before his inauguration on Dec. 25., 1 Comment
Friday, November 28, 2014
Parents of Taipei European School (TES) students yesterday gathered within the school's premises, working hard to put the finishing touches on various presents and merchandise that will be showcased in the upcoming TES Christmas Bazaar 2014 set for tomorrow., 1 Comment
Police in Taichung arrested a suspect on Wednesday who was allegedly involved in a series of drug-smuggling cases, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) announced yesterday.
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Police recently arrested a drug-trafficking suspect who allegedly smuggled heroin from Vietnam by making the illicit drug into the shape of cashew nuts, according to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB).
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Taoyuan International Airport Corporation Ltd. (TIAC, 桃園國際機場公司) yesterday announced that it has been selected by the Airports Council International (ACI), the only global trade representative of the world's airports, to be a board member in its Asia-Pacific branch, which means TIAC is entitled to the right to speak and vote regarding various international airports' management policies in the future.
Two officials of the ruling Kuomintang's (KMT) Pingtung County chapter were taken into custody Tuesday over alleged involvement in an election smear campaign aimed at Pan Men-an, the Pingtung magistrate candidate of the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP).
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
The Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) Chiayi mayoral candidate Tu Hsing-che's (涂醒哲) campaign office yesterday criticized his rival, KMT-nominated Chiayi mayoral candidate Chen Yi-chen (陳以真), for her failure to show up to a campaign rally attended by President Ma Ying-jeou on Sunday.