Tuesday, January 14, 2014
A well-known U.S. obstetrician donated NT$90 million (US$3 million) to her Taiwan alma mater to help train female medical scientists.
A township in the northeastern county of Yilan unveiled Monday a 4.5-ton giant rocking horse that is expected to set a new world record.
Monday, January 13, 2014
Runners from Kenya zipped past other participants in the Kinmen Marathon yesterday, taking both men's and women's top places and breaking course records in the full marathon held on the outlying island.
A recreational farm in Central Taiwan, known for its cherry blossoms, said it will allow a maximum 6,000 visitors per day when the flower season starts next month.
Friday, January 10, 2014
Taipei police yesterday arrested a 55-year-old with a history of criminal behavior, surnamed Hu, who reportedly admitting to robbing and stabbing the wife of former Taipei City Hospital Superintendent Perng Reury-perng (彭瑞鵬) on Jan. 8 on Yong Kang Street in Taipei., 1 Comment
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Famed domestic thoracic surgeon and former Taipei City Hospital Superintendent Perng Reury-perng's 66-year-old wife, surnamed Lin, was robbed and stabbed yesterday morning at Yong Kang Street; police are investigating the case., 4 Comments
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Huwei Township in Yunlin County yesterday launched a smartphone application for its citizens which will help residents to track the locations of garbage trucks in the vicinity.
A research team from Kaohsiung Medical University has developed a new genomic reconstruction method called antibody locker that can be widely applied to antibody drugs and has huge business potential, according to team leader Cheng Tien-lu.
The Taipei District Prosecutors' Office yesterday launched an investigation into retailers and factories of Kinmen Kaoliang liquor after reports of fake liquor labeled as 58-percent-alcohol Kinmen Kaoliang liquor., 1 Comment