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Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Taiwan -- National Grape Princess competition to kick off in late May
With the prize of NT500,000, the final contest for National Grape Princess and Fairies competition is scheduled to take place in Changhua County on May 21.
Sunday, May 1, 2011
It might be five months away, but Changhua County officials are already gearing up for this year's Mazu Faith and Culture Festival and making a big push for local businesses.
Thursday, April 28, 2011
Shareholders of Kuokuang Petrochemical Technology Co. yesterday formally withdrew the proposal to build the plant in a wetlands area in Changhua County in the wake of an unfavorable environmental impact assessment issued by the Environmental Protection Administration last week.
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Kuokuang Petrochemical Technology Co. will officially withdraw its application for an environmental impact assessment of its plan to build a naphtha cracker plant in Changhua County, in effect killing off the project, Kuokuang chairman Chen Bao-lang (陳寶郎) told lawmakers yesterday.
Sunday, April 24, 2011
The Ministry of the Interior (MOI) will continue to seek local support for a proposal to designate several coastal areas in Changhua County as national wetlands, Minister Jiang Yi-huah said Saturday.
Friday, April 22, 2011
Taiwan -- Kuokuang's fate to be conditional pass or veto
A panel convened by the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) recommended yesterday that the Kuokuang Petrochemical Project be rejected or given conditional approval.
Monday, April 4, 2011
Despite the government's push for the Kuokuang Petrochemical Development Project, one official has expressed his opposition to the project's construction at its current site in Changhua.
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
A habitual sex offender confessed Monday to strangling a girl to death while attempting to rape her less than two months after he completed a nine-year jail term for sexual assault and theft.
Premier Wu Den-yin said yesterday that he was supporting an initiative to tighten the threshold for parole in cases of repeat sex offenders, as a way of helping to protect innocent people.
Sunday, March 6, 2011
Taiwan -- Miss Grape contest broadens scope in call for contestants
Changhua County recently announced that the annual National Contest of Princess Grapes is now open for applications. Also, in order to celebrate the nation's centennial, the organizer of the event has decided to broaden the scope of the yearly contest in 2011.
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