Sunday, December 13, 2015
International executives and academics joined together last week for the Sustainable Management and Innovation of Old Restaurants Conference at GIS NTU Convention Center in Taipei City, hosted by the Department of Commerce under the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA, 經濟部).
The Australian Office in Taipei along with 20 other country representatives shared the stage with New Taipei City Deputy Mayor Hou You-yi on Wednesday to promote closer diplomatic ties. It represented the first time that the city has hosted a diplomatically themed banquet. The city square in Banqiao District was lit up with a spectacular light sculpture Christmas tree designed with Taiwanese and Australian technological cooperation.
Kaohsiung residents who eat dog or cat meat will soon face a stiff fine under regulations passed by the Kaohsiung City Council on Wednesday., 32 Comments
In an effort to transform itself into a "cycling city," Taipei will host the Velo-city Global Conference 2016, from Feb. 27 to Mar. 1., 1 Comment
A lantern festival that lasts 66 days will kick off Dec. 19 in Chiayi County to celebrate the trial opening of the National Palace Museum (NPM)'s Southern Branch in the county on Dec. 28.
Saturday, December 12, 2015
In Miaoli County, a small ranch raises Taiwan native chickens on a strict diet of soy, corn and other grains devoid of all animal protein.
Friday, December 11, 2015
A new service of special seats reserved for pregnant women and parents with small children will be offered in the Taipei Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) system's Songshan-Xindian Line starting on Dec. 12, according to the Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC).
Kaohsiung Harbor Police Department arrested two workers from Indonesia and the Philippines after a brawl broke out on a Kaohsiung-registered vessel.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015
In the wake of a series of terrorist attacks in Paris, operators of the Taipei Joint Bus System and the Taipei City Police Department are scheduled to stage an anti-terrorism drill simulating an attack on the bus system Dec. 18, an operator said Tuesday.
Police in Kaohsiung have arrested two Taiwanese men for allegedly importing fake iPhone batteries and plugs from China and busted the stores in the southern city selling them, the authorities said yesterday.