Wednesday, May 6, 2009
Police yesterday arrested five men suspected of blackmailing an elderly couple with photos they took of themselves having sexual intercourse.
Tuesday, April 21, 2009
Chinatrust Hotel Chunan, the first international tourist hotel in Miaoli County, northern Taiwan is ready to become operational, as it has obtained an operating license from the Tourism Bureau under the Ministry of Transportation and Communications, tourism officials said yesterday.
Monday, April 20, 2009
The 2009 Hakka Tung Blossom Festival kicked off in Miaoli County Saturday with a ceremony that was attended by Premier Liu Chao-shiuan, along with Council for Hakka Affairs Minister Huang Yu-cheng, Miaoli Magistrate Liu Cheng-hung and Wu Po-hsiung, honorary chairman of the World Hakka Federation and also chairman of the ruling Kuomintang.
Friday, April 17, 2009
A prominent educator from Mongolia visited the Miaoli branch of the Taiwan Fund for Children and Families (TFCF) in northern Taiwan yesterday to exchange views with social welfare workers there.
Friday, March 20, 2009
A master's degree holder was convicted of defamation and fined NT$6,000 on Wednesday, according to the United Daily News.2 Comments
Monday, March 2, 2009
The son-in-law of John Hsuan, vice chairman emeritus of United Microelectornics Corp. (UMC), died in a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon. He was 33.2 Comments
Tuesday, February 3, 2009
A woman refused to get out of a car for three days until her boyfriend paid to repair the strap of her brand name Gucci bag which he accidentally tore, police in Miaoli County said yesterday.11 Comments
Saturday, January 24, 2009
Construction on a Hakka culture park in northern Taiwan's Miaoli County got under way yesterday and is scheduled to be completed in 2011.1 Comment
Monday, December 22, 2008
Spanish tenor Jose Carreras thrilled a packed audience of over 50,000 at the Miaoli County Stadium on a warm November evening this year, in the kind of show that is rarely seen in the predominantly agricultural county in north-central Taiwan.
Tuesday, December 16, 2008
A pregnant mother in Miaoli City did not win the top prize at a local mahjong tournament, but she was more than happy to have a healthy baby girl delivered and settled with the second prize in the competition.