Wednesday, July 2, 2014
The Culture Ministry has sent a message to the Lienchiang County Government, urging it to take good care of the cultural relics found in a British ship that sank near its island more than a century ago.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) yesterday attended a handover ceremony in Kinmen County (金門縣) to mark the county government's taking control of two nearby islets formerly controlled by the military., 1 Comment
Kinmen County Magistrate Li Wo-shi (李沃士) yesterday requested that Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) relax restrictions over visas on arrival for mainland Chinese tourists and allow no limitation on the daily number of Chinese visitors staying overnight at Kinmen.
Monday, June 30, 2014
Changhua County's YouBike public bicycle rental system has proven a hit, with over 100,000 riders in the one month since it launched in the central county, a local official said yesterday.
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.
The frontline islets of Dadan and Erdan will be transferred from the military to the local government of outlying Kinmen County June 30, after which the military is expected to reduce its presence there and turn over defense of the islands to the Coast Guard Administration and the police.
Lan Xian Ting (藍象廷) is introducing the first ever all-you-can-eat Thai hot pot restaurant that will be open by the end of this June for people in Taiwan to experience and enjoy.
Friday, June 27, 2014
The World Medical Tourism Congress opened yesterday in Taipei, the first time it has been held in Taiwan, to discuss a variety of health care issues and showcase Taiwan's development in medical services.
A Kaohsiung-bound China Airlines passenger flight from Osaka was forced to make an emergency landing in Okinawa at 2:36 p.m. Thursday after the 737-800 jet was found to be leaking fuel, the airliner said.
Thursday, June 26, 2014
Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) is scheduled to attend a handover ceremony at outlying Kinmen County next Monday to mark the transformation when the county government will officially take over the administration of two nearby islets formerly controlled by the military.