Friday, July 31, 2015
A 31-year-old woman surnamed Kuo (郭), a victim of the Formosa Water Park explosions, was taken off a ventilator and pronounced dead at Tainan's Chi Mei Medical Center (台南奇美醫學中心) at 7:06 p.m., yesterday.
The first Super Leisure Lifestyle Show (SLLS) held by Kaohsiung Exhibition Center Corporation will take place from July 31 to Aug. 2, according to a press release from its organizer.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
An environmental evaluation meeting held by the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) to decide the fate of Taitung's Shanyuan Palm Beach Resort (杉原棕櫚濱海渡假村) was postponed yesterday.
Changhua County police yesterday busted a gang led by a man called Chen Yi-chen (陳倚振) that specialized in the theft and resale of BMWs using special equipment to hack into the cars' onboard computer units.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je appeared for the first time in the capacity of defendant at the Taipei District Prosecutors Office yesterday regarding the MG149 bank account, which he has been accused of using for the purposes of money laundering during his 2014 mayoral campaign. Kuomintang Legislator Lo Shu-lei (羅淑蕾), Ko's accuser, also appeared yesterday.
The Taipei City Government yesterday unveiled standard operating procedures (SOP) to prepare for and respond to floods and storms.
Monday, July 27, 2015
Suryati of Indonesia beat eight other contestants to win the Mandarin and Hokkienese song title in New Taipei City's Foreign Labor Super Star Singing Competition Sunday.
A private zoo in Tainan's Madou District in southern Taiwan is set to be closed for good in January next year, with the owner complaining that the newly revised Animal Protection Act will make his business too challenging to run., 1 Comment
Nanhua University (南華大學) recently launched its 2015 summer camps, reprising popular classes such as mindfulness healing and writing training.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Standing firmly on his prosthetic right foot, Hsu Yen-hsiang recounts the moment when he woke after he was injured in the August 1, 2014 gas explosion in Kaohsiung and says he hopes his story can bring hope and comfort to the victims of a recent flash fire at a New Taipei water park.