A 80-year-old man's body was discovered near a road and his 66-year-old wife was found dead in a car near the scene, the Chiayi police said yesterday, adding that as two notes were discovered in the car, the police suspect the couple committed suicide.
A scenario-based educational facility for English learning began operations on a trial basis at Wenguang Elementary School in southern Taiwan's Chiayi County, providing rural children with an entirely English-speaking environment.1 Comment
Attracted by Taiwan's education system, Kong Wei-qian (孔維倩), the 78th generation of Confucius, came all the way from mainland China to Taiwan and now studies in the National Chung Cheng University.
A township in Chiayi County honored its exemplary mothers yesterday on the eve of Mother's Day.
A cycling event featuring Taiwan's location on the Tropic of Cancer will be held on the summer solstice in the central county of Chiayi, as part of a more diverse approach to tourism, the Tourism Bureau said Wednesday.
A district court cleared Chiayi County Magistrate Chang Hwa-kuan (張花冠) of charges that she accepted bribes during her time as a legislator from 2002 to 2008.
A booming tourism industry in Chiayi City, fed mainly by visitors from China, has contributed greatly to the southern city's 3.9 percent unemployment rate for 2013, the lowest in the country, the city government said Wednesday.
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) caught three suspects who smuggled ketamine, listed as a Category Three drug, in Chiayi County.
Osamu Matsukawa has to be one of Taiwan's most frequent overseas visitors.
Former Chiayi district prosecutor Chan Chao-shu (詹昭書) was formally sentenced to 10 years in prison and 6 years deprivation of his civic rights by the Taiwan High Court yesterday morning.1 Comment