Friday, June 11, 2010
A total of 269 goats were culled Wednesday over fears of goat pox virus (GPV) at a farm in Chiayi City, southern Taiwan, animal health officials said yesterday.
Saturday, May 15, 2010
An elementary school in Chiayi County is going into the green energy business after an alumnus in the high-tech field donated a solar power plant to help the school generate a sustainable income stream in the future.
Sunday, May 2, 2010
Two elementary schools in Alishan, Chiayi County, are to offer students overnight accommodation for safety concerns in the upcoming rainy season, local media reported yesterday.
Thursday, April 22, 2010
The government of southern Taiwan's Chiayi County launched a “Save Alishan Drive” Wednesday with the aim of increasing the number of tourists to Alishan — once Taiwan's most popular tourist destination but presently suffering a decline — to 1 million people per year.
Friday, April 16, 2010
Road damage has taken a heavy toll on travel services in the Alishan area, one of Taiwan's most iconic tourist destinations, causing the number of visitors to the mountain resort during this year's spring flower season to drop to a 27-year low, sources said yesterday.
Tuesday, March 30, 2010
The Railway Reconstruction Bureau (RRB) of Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) is to take over the repair work of Alishan alpine railway; the Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) is expected to operate the alpine railway service after it is fixed, local media reported yesterday.2 Comments
The Alishan firefly season kicked off yesterday and will last until June 30, according to Alishan National Scenic Area Administration's statement.
Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) caught the prime suspect in the 1985 Emperor Hotel arson case two days ago in Chiayi County and charged him with homicide.
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.