Thursday, November 21, 2013
Adoption of Han Chinese coffins has risen among Tau aborigines on Orchid Island last year; however, a Tau county councilor on Monday complained to local authorities about the refusal of passenger craft companies to transport coffins to the islet.
Monday, October 28, 2013
Premier Jiang Yi-huah on Sunday visited several scenic spots in outlying Kinmen County, where two frontline islands, Dadan and Erdan, are expected to be opened to tourists in the future on condition that troops remain stationed there.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
An around-the-island bike tour on Kinmen will be held by the office of Kinmen National Park on Nov. 9, allowing bikers to appreciate the island's historical battlefield scenes as well as its traditional architectures.
Saturday, September 14, 2013
The Lienchiang County government announced recently that Mazu religious park will be open to the public on Oct. 13 (Sept. 9 of the lunar year), and a grand ceremony to remember Mazu will also be held on that day.
Saturday, September 7, 2013
Two outlying front-line islets will be guarded by Coast Guard and police forces if they are demilitarized and opened to tourists, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said yesterday.
Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Kinmen authorities were suffering from headaches again after trash from China washed up on the beaches of the outlying island in the wake of a recent typhoon.
Thursday, July 18, 2013
The outlying island county of Kinmen has once again been rated as the happiest place to live in Taiwan, followed by offshore Lienchiang County and Hsinchu County, according to a survey results released yesterday.
Wednesday, July 10, 2013
A Taiwanese team has found a bat species never before identified in the country on the outlying island of Matsu, according to the Endemic Species Research Institute.
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
A festival in honor of Matsu, the Chinese goddess of the sea, and local delicacies have made a lasting impression on three European students who will soon be finishing an exchange program at New Taipei Municipal Panchiao Senior High School.
Sunday, June 16, 2013
Around 1,000 residents on the outlying island of Kinmen and international anti-landmine advocates hiked over land that has been cleared of mines Saturday to witness the dream of “a landmine-free homeland” come true.