Thursday, November 3, 2011
Nestled against the Alishan mountains, Guanghua in Chiayi County (嘉義縣) is one of the few places remaining in Taiwan where fireflies still light up at night.
Friday, October 21, 2011
A village head in southern Taiwan's Chiayi County allegedly killed a female former secretary of his at the latter's bedroom before committing suicide, the police authorities said yesterday.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011
Japan-based Canon Inc. broke ground on its new manufacturing complex in Chiayi County Monday, a project that is expected to bring 4,000 new jobs to the primarily agricultural county and give local residents reason to seek work near home.
Friday, September 16, 2011
A wall painted for lovers in Dalin Township in Chiayi County was unveiled yesterday as part of an initiative to build the township into a destination for those in love, township officials said.
Thursday, September 15, 2011
Representatives of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Kaohsiung Branch Office will be in Chiayi City on Sept. 23 to provide notary services, consular reports of birth abroad (CRBA), U.S. passport and additional passport pages services, according to an AIT press release. These services will be provided at the Dragon English School, located at 2F, No. 66, Ba Der Road, Chiayi City, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m, the AIT said.
Sunday, August 14, 2011
Some 4,086 jobs openings were on offer by nearly 70 employers at a fair in Chiayi City in southern Taiwan Saturday, in industries ranging from tourism, medical care, biotech and manufacturing to the service sector.
Saturday, August 13, 2011
Recent days of afternoon thunderstorms had brought the water level of the Jen-yi-tan Reservoir in southern Taiwan's Chiayi County to 104.45 meters as of Thursday, 0.55 meters from its full water level, Taiwan Water Corporation (TWC) officials said.
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
The Chiayi County Government yesterday expressed profound regret over the alleged sexual molesting of a dozen elementary school pupils by a male teacher. It also promised to conduct a thorough investigation into the case.
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Chiayi County Government yesterday ordered a famous manufacturer to seal its boxes of brown sugar square cookies pending further examination after tests by the Hong Kong government found traces of plasticizers in cookies exported by the company.
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
An avian flu case was detected on May 27 at a duck farm in Chiayi County's Dalin township after the virus was discovered in another township in Chiayi this April.