Sunday, August 17, 2014
The Water Resources Agency (WRA) yesterday said that in three days it will repair the damaged floodway in Tainan to a degree that will allow water to run through it, noting that it has also asked a professional civil engineering association to investigate the cause of the collapse.
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Tainan City gave employees a day off yesterday morning due to flooding from torrential rain, but many citizens complained that the city government did not announce this decision early enough, causing them trouble during their commutes in the city.1 Comment
Between midnight and noon yesterday, precipitation in Tainan's Sigang District (西港) and Anding District (安定) surpassed 300 millimeters. Between 7 and 8 a.m., precipitation was recorded as falling at a volume of 90.5 millimeters per hour in the Southern Taiwan city's West Central District (中西區).1 Comment
Wednesday, July 30, 2014
The meeting of Parasite Museum and Cross-Straits Conference in Parasitology Teaching will take place at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) Medical School lecture hall 3 from July 30 to Aug. 1, according to a press release of the NCKU.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Tainan prosecutors yesterday searched four military food supply stations across Taiwan and took 31 military officers back to the Tainan District Prosecutors Office (TDPO) for questioning over allegations of receiving kickbacks from food suppliers.1 Comment
Sunday, June 29, 2014
In order to cultivate local musical talent and promote tourism, the Tainan City Government is holding the Tainan Masago Music Festival scheduled to take place on August 9.
Monday, June 2, 2014
In celebration of Dragon Boat Festival, National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) recently unveiled a design for a floating green dragon made by a Dutch designer.
Saturday, May 24, 2014
The Kuomintang (KMT) said yesterday that the opposition often asks ruling party officials to step down for no apparent reason, and that Tainan Mayor William Lai's (賴清德) failure to keep his promise is indicative of his party's double standards.2 Comments
Friday, May 23, 2014
Kuomintang Tainan Councilor Hsieh Lung-chieh (謝龍介) yesterday announced his resignation, criticizing Tainan Mayor William Lai (賴清德) for not following suit in the wake of former Taiwan Sugar Corporation (台糖) Chairman Wu Nai-ren's (吳乃仁) sentencing.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Tainan police yesterday discovered a woman's body at Tainan City's (台南市) Gold Coast (黃金海岸) — a day after the body of the woman's younger brother was found in the same area.