Tuesday, July 7, 2015
According to the Kaohsiung City Government Department of Health (DOH, 高雄市衛生局), 10 patients have died since June due to influenza infections, including a 4- year-old girl, the department said yesterday.
Taipei Rapid Transit Corp. (TRTC, ??????) will launch a mobile app Monday to allow users to check the arrival times of Taipei Metro trains., 1 Comment
The Pingtung District Court on Monday invalidated the election of Chen Lung-chin (???) as the head of Liouciou Township (???) after finding him guilty of vote buying.
Taipei is backpacker-friendly city: it offers some great sights, stress-free public transportation and some of the most delicious food. A bit more challenging can be the search for budget accommodation. It's rather hard to find a hostel that is both inexpensive and convenient., 2 Comments
Monday, July 6, 2015
A New Taipei City councilor has accused local police of a weak crackdown on purported gang disturbances by youth on scooters last week.
Dayeh University has received a donation of more than 100 books that are meant to facilitate research by students in its newly introduced bachelor's degree program on fire safety studies.
Herbalife, a global nutrition company, released data from a clinical study it conducted in partnership with Taipei Medical University, which showed that a combination of meal replacement, fish oil and a calorie-restricted diet led to effective weight management and improvements in metabolic syndrome among participants in the study.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
Chiang Yu-chao had suffered from cerebral edema from birth and was paralyzed from the neck down for her entire life. Until she passed away three days ago, she had spent 62 years lying face down on a bed.
Friday, July 3, 2015
A teenager was killed during a gunfight that occurred around midnight yesterday in northern Taoyuan City, police said., 3 Comments
Thursday, July 2, 2015
Following two major incidents involving gangsters that recently aroused public attention and horror, New Taipei City Mayor Eric Chu said yesterday that the city government has joined a national program, aiming to protect teenagers during summer vacations, and will be checking on locations where teenagers often go more regularly, including Internet cafes, bowling alleys, KTVs and movie theaters., 1 Comment