Tuesday, March 23, 2010
Murky tap water has been appearing in Chiayi County, but the local water supplier said the water is safe to use.
Saturday, March 20, 2010
A district court yesterday found an opposition lawmaker from Chiayi not guilty of violating an election law for an accusation he had made against a candidate seeking to become the head of the southern county's government last year.
Wednesday, March 17, 2010
The restoration of Alishan Mountain Railway (AMR) Zhu Shan (竹山) line will be finished this month. According to the estimation of the Forestry Bureau (FB), the section will resume service in April at the earliest, after inspections and test runs.
Saturday, March 13, 2010
A 74-year-old man in Chiayi County became a father again earlier this year when his newly-married wife gave birth to a boy, local media reported yesterday.1 Comment
Friday, March 12, 2010
The speaker of the Chiayi City Council was detained Wednesday after being questioned over alleged vote-buying in a recent city council speaker election.
Tuesday, March 2, 2010
A fireworks display at the 2010 Taiwan Lantern Festival in Chiayi injured 33 spectators on Sunday, Feb. 28, when the festive event kicked off.
Monday, March 1, 2010
Vice President Vincent Siew lit the main lantern yesterday evening, kicking off the 2010 Taiwan Lantern Festival in southern Taiwan's Chiayi City.
The head of the Korean Tourism Organization (KTO) attended a lighting ceremony Sunday to mark the opening of the 2010 Taiwan Lantern Festival in Chiayi, southern Taiwan.
Saturday, February 27, 2010
A political heavyweight convicted of a series of crimes including game fixing, extortion and fraud, was arrested yesterday after spending almost two years in hiding, prosecutors said.
Thursday, February 4, 2010
Magistrate Chang Hua-guan of Chiayi County, southern Taiwan, yesterday decided to grant subsidies to farmers to encourage them to grow rice plants, despite a worsening water shortage in southern Taiwan.