Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Sixteen people were injured yesterday when a tour bus carrying travelers from Singapore and Malaysia overturned after hitting a rock wall along the scenic Alishan Highway in Central Taiwan on Monday.1 Comment
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
A dwarf sperm whale was found stranded on a beach in Chiayi County with bruises in its underside, firefighters in the county said yesterday.
Monday, November 26, 2012
A South African twentysomething fell in love with a man from Taiwan's tiny Tsou tribe (鄒族) and moved into his village. Now, she's promoting sustainable agriculture projects that can make the village more self-sufficient.
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Four Chinese tourists suffered minor injuries after being hit by a motorcycle in Chiayi, Southern Taiwan Thursday night.
Saturday, August 25, 2012
A bus carrying 31 Chinese tourists got stuck under an underpass in the southern Taiwan city of Chiayi, injuring the Taiwanese driver and 23 Chinese tourists, the Tourism Bureau said Friday.
Monday, August 6, 2012
Fewer than 100 visitors a day arrived at the Alishan Forest Recreation Park this weekend, as the main highway leading to the tourist spot was closed after Typhoon Saola-induced landslides, Chiayi County officials said Sunday.
Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Chiayi Airport could begin handling cross-Taiwan Strait charter flights in the near future, Transportation and Communications Minister Mao Chi-kuo said Tuesday.
Sunday, July 15, 2012
All old tourist buses with heavy exhaust emissions exceeding air pollution standards will continue to face fines when traveling in the Alishan (Mt. Ali) scenic area in southwestern Chiayi County, officials warned.1 Comment
Friday, June 29, 2012
Saturday, June 16, 2012
The decreasing rainfall has led to the reopening of the highway in Alishan and the popular Alishan National Forest Recreation Area in Chiayi County, southern Taiwan yesterday.
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Police have broken up an underground bookmaking ring in Chiayi that was taking bets on the outcome of the Jan. 14 presidential and legislative elections.