Friday, April 18, 2014
A son recently saved his mother's life when he reacted quickly to her text messages.
Thursday, April 17, 2014
The New Taipei City Government said yesterday that it was prevented from conducting land grading for the planned indigenous cultural area in Sanxia (三峽) by occupants of public land who demanded NT$120 billion for “land improvement” as well as “management and maintenance.”, 1 Comment
The Taoyuan Aerotropolis project could help upgrade Taiwan's economy, transport officials and local government heads said Wednesday at a forum on the multifaceted complex centered around Taiwan's main international gateway in Taoyuan.
In an effort to promote watersports and the coinciding Blackfin Tuna Festival, the Dapeng Bay Tourist Center (大鵬灣國家風景區管理處) announced that a series of competitions and activities will commence in the three weekend holidays beginning on April 26.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014
A suspected outbreak of bovine ephemeral fever has struck cattle farms in Tainan, animal health officials said yesterday, with 246 suspected cases, or about 1 percent of the area's cattle population, reported over the past week.
Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) announced yesterday that the planned salary increase for Taipei City Government employees in May will be extended to outsourcing companies as well.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Five members of a family lost their lives yesterday in a deadly fire that broke out in the early hours of the morning at their bakery in Changhua County, central Taiwan.
Monday, April 14, 2014
The Ministry of Culture yesterday opened the headquarters of an “art bank” project that seeks to help Taiwanese artists gain more exposure.
A Filipino worker has been handed over to prosecutors in Taoyuan County by police for his alleged involvement in the death of a store owner in the county's Luzhu Township., 1 Comment
Saturday, April 12, 2014
Nearly 1,000 demonstrators gathered in front of the Zhongzheng First Precinct of the Taipei City Police Department last night, protesting the department's decision to drive the remaining protesters out of the Legislative Yuan compound., 10 Comments