The head of an illegal paraglider operation in Pingtung, Southern Taiwan, has been indicted for manslaughter after one of its patrons fell to his death early this year.
An Indonesian female intern at Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital in Taipei suffered a fall in the coastal area of Chiupeng in Manchou, Pingtung County Sunday, requiring the National Airborne Service Corps to deploy a helicopter to airlift her to a hospital.3 Comments
Pingtung County authorities will take legal action against Taiwan's Third Nuclear Power Plant for failing to report an accident in the plant that could have harmed public safety, a spokesman for the county government said Monday.
Liouciou (琉球) Township in Pingtung (屏東) County, a small tourist island off Taiwan's southwestern coast, has not been able to dispose of its garbage for four months due to a shortage of funds, officials said Friday.
The Pingtung County Government has teamed up with Line to hold the first Color Rice Field Art Festival on March 28, where Line Friends will be showcased on a field.
The use of ultralight aircraft in Taiwan was suspended Monday following a fatal crash earlier in the day that left two people dead, the authorities said.
Two people aboard a light aircraft were killed Monday after it plunged into a lagoon in Dapeng Bay in southern Pingtung County, authorities said.
A large chicken farm in Pingtung County (屏東縣) has experienced a serious outbreak of H5N2 bird-flu, infecting 120,000 chickens, with the Council of Agriculture (農委會) saying that it received a report about the bird-flu outbreak on Wednesday that led it to immediately start taking samples.1 Comment
A Rukai village in Wutai Township, Pintung County recently held a ceremony to celebrate a same-sex couple 'adopting' a child.1 Comment
The Pingtung District Prosecutors Office have filed charges to invalidate the election victories of 22 newly elected local government officials on suspicions that they had committed electoral fraud.