Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Taipei City Government's Department of Health announced its plan to lower the regulation of the prescription requirement for contact lens purchases yesterday.
A Vietnamese migrant worker allegedly stabbed a dormitory superintendent to death over a request to clean a floor in Greater Kaohsiung, according to local media., 1 Comment
Police authorities has confiscated 1,000 kilograms of industrial chemical propiophenone, a material that can be used in producing amphetamine, in southern Taiwan on July 13 as part of a raid into an international drug-smuggling ring, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) has announced.
Monday, July 20, 2015
Four people were wounded in a random knife attack at the Taipei subway system's Zhongshan Station in downtown Taipei on Monday, police and firefighters said.
Heavy rains hit on Sunday afternoon, resulting in water overflowing in several locations and a few accidents.
Thousands of Muslims gathered at Taipei Railway Station on Sunday to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr festival, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.
Sunday, July 19, 2015
A regulation requiring prescriptions for contact lenses will be re-examined from both "theoretical and practical" angles and further discussed with the Health Department, Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said yesterday.
The Mackay Memorial Hospital has launched a campaign to help children with diabetes by leveraging the collaboration between the Lilly Diabetes charity and Disney.
Women outnumber men in six cities in Taiwan, with the ratio the lowest in Taipei, where there are only 92 men for every 100 women, the Ministry of the Interior said Saturday.