Wednesday, November 19, 2014
For remote Taitung County on Taiwan's southeast edge, the Nov. 29 election will be a sure bet for over three dozen candidates running for city and township mayors, councilmen and village and ward heads.
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
A landslide in New Taipei's Xizhi District buried four cars in a parking lot Monday, but no casualties were reported.
Taichung Mayor Jason Hu (胡志強) said yesterday he remains confident he will win re-election on Nov. 29 even as his opponent, Legislator Lin Chia-lung (林佳龍), touted his persistent though narrowing lead in opinion polls in the two-man race., 2 Comments
More than 600 people and their pets took part in a parade Sunday at Fitzroy Gardens in Xizhou Township, Changhua county, to call for greater public awareness of animals rights.
Australian Jordan Lawler took one of the big prizes at the Taiwan Open of Surfing in Taitung on Sunday when he won the men's ASP 1-star Qualifying Series (QS) division while American Taylor Jensen won the men's ASP longboard division.
Tamkang University garnered six gold medals and three bronze medals in a major robot competition in Beijing this month.
An executive of the Shanghai-based Chunqiu Airline met with Kinmen Magistrate Li Wo-shi Saturday to discuss the possibility of the low-cost carrier opening a route to the outlying island.
Monday, November 17, 2014
As a southbound Tze-Chiang Limited Express (自強號) train passed the railroad crossing on Yuantong South Road (圓通南路) in Tanzi District, (潭子區) Taichung City yesterday at 11 a.m.,
A large-scale roadside banquet featuring various dishes made with local ingredients was held in Taichung on Sunday in an effort to restore consumer confidence in local foods following a series of food scandals.