Despite being the first city in the nation to recognize same-sex partnerships, Kaohsiung will not allow wedding leave to same-sex couples until the country's law is changed to recognize same-same marriage, a city government official said Monday.
The 2015 Kaohsiung Food Show will kick off its tasty festivities on Nov. 5 to 8 at the Kaohsiung Exhibition Center with a cooking competition today.
A problem with a switch derailed a train on Kaohsiung's light rail system during a trial run Monday, according to the port city's Mass Rapid Transit Bureau.1 Comment
The Kaohsiung Main Public Library has topped a list of "the 10 libraries you must visit" in Taiwan, according to the results of an online survey published Thursday.
The K.R.T. Girls, four fictional employees of Kaohsiung Rapid Transit Corp. (KRTC), have brought in revenue of NT$2 million (US$61,576) in the first seven months of the year and drawn interest from a local game firm and a Japanese publisher.
The Kaohsiung City Government has been accused of having illicit interactions with Japan Tobacco Inc. (JTI, 傑太日煙), whereby city officials funded trips to JTI facilities using tax dollars from tobacco surcharges, the John Tung Foundation said yesterday.2 Comments
Taiwan's first light rail system, located in Kaohsiung, underwent an initial review Wednesday and is a step closer to a planned trial operation at the end of the month, according to city officials.
The first Super Leisure Lifestyle Show (SLLS) held by Kaohsiung Exhibition Center Corporation will take place from July 31 to Aug. 2, according to a press release from its organizer.
Standing firmly on his prosthetic right foot, Hsu Yen-hsiang recounts the moment when he woke after he was injured in the August 1, 2014 gas explosion in Kaohsiung and says he hopes his story can bring hope and comfort to the victims of a recent flash fire at a New Taipei water park.
Kaohsiung City has taken the precaution of increasing police patrols at its rapid transit stations in the wake of a knife attack at a Taipei metro station Monday, in which four people were injured, according to Kaohsiung City Police Department.