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Taipei to crack down on sex industry before bars reopen

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei City plans to let bars and "tea houses" reopen in September, but there will be zero tolerance for the sex industry, officials said Friday (Aug. 6). Aft...

4 die in fire after being trapped by burglar bars on S. Taiwan home

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four family members perished in a fire on Thursday morning (Nov. 14) because they were unable to escape due to the extensive burglar bars installed on their home, while tw...

Communist Chinese shrine in western Taiwan bites the dust

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The controversial former Buddhist temple which was converted into a Communist Chinese shrine by the conniving construction contractor who duped the temple's nuns in to taki...

17 illegal structures in New Taipei City to be demolished

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – New Taipei city government are starting to down illegal structures built on rooftops that present a threat to public safety, reported CNA. Head of Illegal Construction...

Taipei and New Taipei plan to demolish 290,000 illegal structures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In the wake of 10 deaths from fires in illegal rooftop dwellings within two weeks in New Taipei and Taipei, and the death of 19 from a fire in a ramshackle apartment in Beijing...

New Taipei City government plans to demolish illegal structures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The New Taipei City Government announced on Thursday that it would tear down up to 200 illegal rooftop structures after the recent fire that killed 9 people who were living in ...