Saturday, February 27, 2010
A political heavyweight convicted of a series of crimes including game fixing, extortion and fraud, was arrested yesterday after spending almost two years in hiding, prosecutors said.
Thursday, February 4, 2010
Magistrate Chang Hua-guan of Chiayi County, southern Taiwan, yesterday decided to grant subsidies to farmers to encourage them to grow rice plants, despite a worsening water shortage in southern Taiwan.
Thursday, January 28, 2010
A lawmaker yesterday sued a magazine for libel over a report that claimed he had left Taiwan to avoid paying back debts totaling NT$500 million.
Wednesday, January 27, 2010
Chiayi Police yesterday crossed municipal lines to arrest a man who allegedly ran an underground weapons factory behind the facade of a registered green business in Chiayi County, local media reported.
Tuesday, January 26, 2010
Tourism Bureau has given Taiwan's biggest tiger lantern in Taiwan this year to Chiayi City, the main organizer of this year's Lantern Festival.
Friday, January 22, 2010
The 2010 Taiwan Lantern Festival (2010台灣燈會) will takes place between Feb. 28 and Mar. 7 in Chiayi Park(嘉義公園) in southern Taiwan's Chiayi City this year.
Wednesday, January 20, 2010
The national air force base at Chiayi sent helicopters to rescue workers stuck in a Central Weather Bureau station in Yushan yesterday.
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
Chinese nationals paid more than 600,000 visits to Sun Moon Lake in Taiwan last year, a six-fold rise over 2008 when Taiwan opened its doors wider to Chinese tourists in the middle of the year, the Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Administration reported Wednesday.
Monday, January 11, 2010
A guide who led a group of climbers up Mt. Jade slipped and fell into a valley Jan. 8; his body was found yesterday.
Monday, December 28, 2009
A chained car accident occurred late afternoon yesterday in southern Taiwan causing two deaths and nine injuries, local media reported.