Monday, November 30, 2015
Taiwanese Lin Tzu-hui won a gold medal at the 2015 IPC Powerlifting European Open Championship Saturday in Eger, Hungary.
Property and media tycoon Lin Rung-san, who founded the Liberty Times and its sister paper the Taipei Times, died Saturday of heart and lung failure at the age of 76.
Sunday, November 29, 2015
Taiwan is facing a lack of migrant domestic workers as neighboring countries offer better pay and work conditions, a local newspaper reported yesterday., 3 Comments
Kuomintang (KMT) vice-presidential candidate Wang Ju-hsuan yesterday faced new allegations over her purchases of military housing units, but she maintained that all transactions had been legal.
Experts at a child health forum in Taipei on Saturday suggested that the government set up a special unit to deal with child mortality, an issue that they said requires greater attention despite the falling rate.
A Vietnamese woman has been arrested in Taiwan for allegedly killing her boyfriend and dismembering his body after a quarrel, according to the police.
The weather in Taiwan is expected to remain mild through to Wednesday next week, with daytime highs of 26-30 degrees Celsius across the island Sunday, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said Saturday.
Residents in areas south of Taiwan's Yunlin County should be prepared for poor air quality from the weekend through next Monday due to a lack of wind to disperse pollutants, the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) said Saturday.
Saturday, November 28, 2015
Former Ting Hsin Oil and Fat Industrial Co. Chairman Wei Ying-chung (魏應充), suspected to be behind a series of food safety scandals starting in 2013, was found not guilty yesterday in a ruling by the Changhua District Court due to lack of evidence., 2 Comments
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and her running mate Chen Chien-ren (陳建仁) officially registered their bid for the 14th term of the president and vice president of the R.O.C. yesterday in Taipei amid cheering supporters., 1 Comment