Tuesday, September 8, 2015
The old and new taxi fare rates will run in parallel when the new rate launches on Oct. 1, due to a backlog of meter-upgrades, Taipei City officials announced on Monday.
Transactions of residential and commercial property in Taipei in August fell to a 16-year low for the same month because of government measures to cap speculation in the real estate market, according to data compiled by the Yung Ching Realty Group.
Sunday, September 6, 2015
Friday, September 4, 2015
The Taroko Music Festival in eastern Taiwan's Hualien County will be held Oct. 17-18 this year, featuring performances by U-Theatre, according to the organizer.
Eight same-sex couples are among 131 couples that have registered to take part in an Oct. 24 mass wedding sponsored by the Taipei City government., 2 Comments
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
EasyCard Corp. said Tuesday all 15,000 sets of stored-value cards featuring photos of Japanese porn star Yui Hatano sold out as of 4:18 a.m.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
An exclusive night party at the observatory of the Taipei 101 skyscraper will be held in late 2015 for big-spending customers on the anniversary celebration of the Taipei 101 Mall, according to the company that owns the building.
Monday, August 31, 2015
Taiwan's military is readying the Tamsui River for a simulated attack by the People's Liberation Army (PLA) scheduled for next week as part of the Han Kuang exercises (漢光演習).
The K.R.T. Girls, four fictional employees of Kaohsiung Rapid Transit Corp. (KRTC), have brought in revenue of NT$2 million (US$61,576) in the first seven months of the year and drawn interest from a local game firm and a Japanese publisher.
Giant panda Yuan Yuan and her mate, Tuan Tuan, on Sunday celebrated their 11th birthday with cakes decorated by animal care workers at the Taipei Zoo.