Tuesday, September 21, 2010
The strong winds of Typhoon Fanapi ripped the roof off of a Chiayi County residence late Sunday night, scaring the exposed occupants, who were literally left without a roof over their heads.
Tuesday, September 14, 2010
ICRT, the only all-English radio station in Taiwan, came through loud and clear in southern Taiwan's Chiayi region Monday for the first time in 31 years of broadcasting on the island.
Monday, September 13, 2010
President Ma Ying-jeou presided over a ribbon-cutting ceremony Sunday for 90 newly completed permanent houses in southern Taiwan's Chiayi County for survivors of Typhoon Morakot, which devastated some southern regions in August last year.
Saturday, September 11, 2010
Police officers in Chiayi County said they received a flood of inquiries yesterday from people offering donations to an impoverished family after local media carried reports of a man stealing a bicycle so that his daughter could get to school on time.
Friday, August 27, 2010
Thirty people participating in a weight-loss program organized by Chiayi Hospital have shed a total of 100 kilograms in a healthy way, a hospital spokesman said yesterday.
Tuesday, August 10, 2010
A Canadian English teacher is grateful at not having to serve a jail term or pay a heavy fine for drunk driving, instead being sentenced to 300 hours of community service teaching English to disadvantaged children, an official of the Chiayi District Prosecutors Office said over the weekend.3 Comments
Saturday, August 7, 2010
Investigators in Chiayi City seized roughly 14,000 garments that carried “Made in Taiwan” labels but were actually produced in China during a raid at a warehouse in the southern city.
Monday, July 19, 2010
A preparatory meeting for the 2011 conference of the World Association for Symphonic Bands and Ensembles (WASBE) is set to open in Chiayi City, southern Taiwan today.
Saturday, July 17, 2010
A Thai worker was sentenced to 14 years in prison after being convicted of killing his Taiwanese girlfriend, a newspaper reported yesterday.5 Comments
Tuesday, July 6, 2010
A group of youths from the indigenous Tsou tribe sped off yesterday on a 15-day cycling trip around the island to realize a dream.