Sunday, December 2, 2012
The suspect in the murder of a 10-year-old boy at a Tainan video game arcade told police yesterday that he felt the urge to kill in order to be sent to prison.7 Comments
Monday, November 26, 2012
Some foreign tourists participating in the Tourism Bureau's matchup travel campaign said Sunday that the tour has met their expectations, while others said the lack of interaction between tourists has made it impossible to arouse feelings of love.
Saturday, October 27, 2012
A 77-year-old patient who was injured in a pre-dawn fire at a government-run hospital in Southern Taiwan earlier this week died Friday, bringing the death toll from the incident to 13, according to a Sinying Hospital spokesman.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Twelve patients were killed in an early morning fire in a Tainan hospital yesterday, the worst-ever hospital fire in Taiwan's history.2 Comments
Thursday, October 11, 2012
A flag-raising ceremony was held at the Tainan City Hall plaza Wednesday to mark the Republic of China's 101st birthday, bringing together local crowds and performers from 13 countries participating in a folklore festival in the southern city.
Sunday, July 29, 2012
Environmentalists held a concert at a beach in Taitung yesterday to underscore their demands for a resort being illegally built there be demolished.
Thursday, July 26, 2012
Researchers in Taiwan have developed a new kind of motor that can be made small enough to fit into electronic devices, such as LED lighting fixtures, to enable their mobility.
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
A 50-hectare zone was opened yesterday in Tainan to grow pineapples for export, an initiative aimed at adding to the region's lineup of fruits that are finding niches in foreign markets, the city government said.
Monday, July 23, 2012
A man in his 70s from Yunlin County was arrested by police for illegally catching stray dogs in southern Tainan City.
Sunday, June 17, 2012
The Tourism Bureau is inviting one and all to a series of summer leisure and tourism activities at the Siraya National Scenic Area in Southern Taiwan. The fun events kicked off earlier this month and will last through to the end of August.