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.
Thursday, January 5, 2012
A Vietnamese woman yesterday was sentenced to one year imprisonment, but with two year-probation, for attempting to castrating his boyfriend, but was put on probation for three years, according to a ruling made yesterday by the Chiayi District Court.1 Comment
Saturday, December 3, 2011
Police from the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 警政署刑事警察局) and local agencies have arrested two men who are suspected of an armed, home invasion robbery in Chiayi City (嘉義市).
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.