A number of food businesses in Tainan will hold two free parties at an earthquake disaster site in Tainan later this month as part of an effort to revive commerce in the once vibrant Yongkang District, Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) lawmaker Wang Ting-yu said Thursday.
A hen in Tainan has laid an egg that weighed three times more than normal and nearly broke the world record for the heaviest chicken egg.
Many survivors of a housing complex that collapsed during an earthquake in Tainan in February, returned to the site of their former home Sunday for a memorial ceremony to mark the 100th day of the tragedy that took 115 human lives.
The Ministry of Education said Thursday that it will soon launch its own investigation into the case of the president of Nan Jeon University of Science and Technology in Tainan allegedly selling counterfeit degree certificates to teachers at the university.
Personnel from Tainan City Animal Protection and Health Inspection Office spray disinfectant at a chicken farm in the city on Wednesday, May 4.
An office chair race, an activity that has become popular in Japan, was held in Tainan on Sunday to promote local businesses and tourism.
Tainan City Council Speaker Lee Chuan-chiao (李全教) was sentenced to four years in prison by the Tainan District Court after being found guilty of buying votes in the council's speakership election held in late December 2014, and was also deprived of his civil rights for five years, ..............
A pair of earthquakes occurred in Central and Southern Taiwan early Tuesday with a magnitude of 3.9 and 4.3 respectively, according to the Central Weather Bureau. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te (賴清德) said Sunday that the full amount of NT$4 billion (US$123.3 million) in donations received by the city government after a deadly earthquake in February will be put toward the relief and recovery efforts in the city.
A counterfeiting operation allegedly responsible for producing forged NT$50 coins, which were circulating in Southern Taiwan, was brought down in Tainan City last month, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB, 刑事局) said.