Thursday, July 31, 2014
A man in Bali district of New Taipei City yesterday killed his son in an alleged accident which transpired following a reported quarrel over the progression of a popular Japanese video game.
Monday, July 28, 2014
Taipei has the best quality of education of any of Taiwan's 22 cities and counties, according to the results of a biennial survey conducted by a local magazine.
Friday, July 25, 2014
Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday hosted a donation acceptance press conference in which the mayor received the Heart Bus from the CTBC Charity Foundation (中國信託慈善基金會) on behalf of the Taipei City Government.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Taiwan's Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 陸委會) withdrew a yellow travel advisory for Guangdong Province in southern China Wednesday, after health authorities lowered an H7N9 epidemic alert for that area.
The damages in Taipei City will be repaired and everything restored by 6 p.m., announced Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin (郝龍斌) yesterday after Typhoon Matmo swept into Northern Taiwan.
Tuesday, July 22, 2014
The New Taipei District Prosecutor's Office (NTDPO) yesterday closed their ongoing investigation into the Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC), finding no incriminating evidence on the corporation in the Taipei Metro stabbing case.1 Comment
The Taipei City Government Department of Transportation (台北市政府交通局) yesterday announced that a pedestrian zone will be designated for the Gongguan(公館) Night Market so as to improve the shopping and sightseeing experience for locals and foreign tourists alike.1 Comment
Police on July 17 busted an online gambling ring, arresting a total of seven people, including two prime suspects, surnamed Wu (伍) and Wang (王) , for allegedly profiting illegally from a number of gambling websites, according to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事警察局).
Friday, July 18, 2014
The Taipei District Prosecutors' Office (TDPO, 台灣台北地方法院檢察署) yesterday officially remanded the suspect in the Criminal Investigation Bureau's (CIB) ongoing Nankang Rubber Tire Corp. (南港輪胎公司) corruption case.
An international school in Taipei has excelled again this year in the College Board's Advanced Placement (AP) exams, surpassing the global average by 32 percentage points.