Friday, August 5, 2011
The Pingtung Airport in southern Taiwan will be officially shut down on Aug. 11, three days after UNI Airways winds up its last flight between Taipei and Pingtung on Aug. 8, according to the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) under the Ministry of Transportation and Communications.
Monday, July 25, 2011
Mudan Township in Pingtung County became the first area in Taiwan to complete the changeover from analog to digital cable television this year, with the launch of its digital TV services.
Saturday, July 23, 2011
The Pingtung County government will on July 29 launch a system to facilitate baggage-free tour buses to Kenting using QR-code registry technology to help tourists keep track of their luggage.
Taiwanese motor racing fans can soon enjoy watching races from an internationally-certified track right in their own country.
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
The diver who was killed on Sunday in Pingtung County waters was likely pulled by heavy currents away from his team of divers, leading him to surface where he was fatally struck by the propeller blades of a raft, a Coast Guard investigation revealed yesterday.
Monday, June 20, 2011
A man was killed yesterday when he was struck in the head by a plastic raft's propeller blade while diving in waters off Pingtung County, according to a witness.
Wednesday, May 25, 2011
An unemployed man in southern Taiwan was arrested by police yesterday after sending a e-mail threatening President Ma Ying-jeou's life.
Sunday, May 15, 2011
Kenting National Park in the southern tip of Taiwan was the most visited national park in the country last year, followed by northern Taipei's Yangmingshan National Park and Taroko National Park in eastern Taiwan, according to officials statistics released Saturday.1 Comment
Thursday, April 28, 2011
Pingtung District Prosecutors Office asked for the death sentence for the murder case of Huang Chenwei (黃振維), the man who hacked his parents and brother to death, according to the chief prosecutor Tsai Junglung (蔡榮龍).1 Comment
Featuring local and international cuisines making use pork knuckles, the World Pork Knuckle Festival will start on July 1, according to Council of Agriculture (COA).