Wednesday, December 8, 2010
The “Whirlwind Guitar Festival,” is slated to kick off on Dec. 10 near the hot springs hub of Pingtung County. It will provide for the public a pleasant assault on the senses with good music, food and relaxing times in nature's hot tub, the Tourism Bureau announced yesterday.
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
A farmer of bellfruit in Pingtung County, southern Taiwan, has managed to enjoy better harvest by allowing some pieces of bellfruit for birds to eat freely, on grounds that the birds won't peck at other wax apple covered with bags as a result.
Sunday, October 17, 2010
The Police Telecommunications Office Friday cracked down on a small communications center in Pingtung County that unlawfully collected account numbers from various people and resold the information to fraud rings, reaping in profits of over NT$3 million in a year.
Friday, October 1, 2010
Taiwanese authorities on Wednesday warned the public to stay out of a river in the south of the island where at least one local has recently been bitten by a crocodile.
Monday, September 27, 2010
The inmate behind a movie-style prison break from the Pingtung Detention Home Thursday turned himself in early yesterday morning to Pingtung County authorities.
Saturday, September 18, 2010
Friday, September 17, 2010
Tens of thousands of migrating raptors have filled the sky above southern Taiwan's Kenting area in recent days as the winter migration approaches its annual peak, national park officials said in a press release yesterday.
Sunday, August 22, 2010
A male liger cub — an illegally bred cross between a male lion and a tigress — died Friday with another listed as being in critical condition, an animal shelter said yesterday.
Monday, August 2, 2010
Sunday, July 25, 2010
A farmer from southern Taiwan's Pingtung County has recently come up with an idea for storing fresh cabbages when prices are low with the aim of helping cabbage farmers resolve their perennial problem of production-sales imbalance.