Monday, September 15, 2014
A 60-year-old farmer in Pingtung County was hailed as a hero on Sunday after it was revealed that he was a key figure behind the exposure of the recent oil scandal in Taiwan., 1 Comment
Electric carts packed with tourists twist and turn their way past farmlands and alleyways, stopping at war museums, former military facilities and scenic spots, giving visitors a glimpse of Kinmen's battlefield history and natural beauty.
Saturday, September 13, 2014
Arson has not been ruled out in a fire that broke out Friday in Yungho, New Taipei, causing one death and 24 injuries, the city's fire department said.
Activists from civic rights groups yesterday staged a protest over allegedly sexist remarks made by the Taipei mayoral candidate that the main opposition Democratic Progressive Party endorses.
Friday, September 12, 2014
Scholars yesterday criticized several government agencies, especially the Ministry of Health and Welfare (MHW, 衛福部) for concealing that they discovered a duck with dioxin in its system in Kaohsiung City (高雄市) in July.
Department of Economic Development (DED) of Taipei city government, which has been assisting companies in developing greener products and packages, showcased their results on Sept. 2., 1 Comment
Five people were detained Thursday, a day after agents of the Investigation Bureau, led by prosecutors from the New Taipei District Prosecutors Office, busted a local fraud ring using sham business opportunities in Malaysia as bait to defraud thousands of would-be investors.
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Wednesday, September 10, 2014
The magistrate of Pingtung County convened a meeting Tuesday in which he demanded that all the bureaus under the county government strengthen their internal reporting mechanisms and construct a database for unlicensed plants in the southern county in the wake of a scandal involving recycled waste oil being sold as a food product., 2 Comments
Taipei has been selected to host the next meeting of the triennial International Council for Science (ICSU) General Assembly (GA) in 2017, according to Taiwan's top research institution.