Thursday, January 13, 2011
The cold and wet weather that has affected Taiwan for several days has raised fears among acquaculturists in normally warm southern Taiwan that their delicate farmed milkfish might not survive.
Monday, January 3, 2011
The Shalun Branch Rail Line, which will cut travel time between Tainan City and the high speed railway's Tainan Station, opened Sunday, making connections to the station located southeast of the city more convenient.2 Comments
Saturday, January 1, 2011
Thousands of people flocked to the Yongkang railway station in Tainan, southern Taiwan Friday to buy Republic of China Centennial commemorative tickets for the route between Yongkang and Baoan, according to Yongkang station master Lin Wen-chin.
Wednesday, December 29, 2010
The Tainan City Government in southern Taiwan has decided to cancel a national flag raising ceremony on Jan. 1 but will hold other activities instead.
Monday, December 27, 2010
An Ecuadorian student studying in Taiwan was killed in a road accident following a Christmas party, a newspaper said yesterday.
Wednesday, December 22, 2010
The recent pants-dropping episode by the famed writer Chiu Pa-tao(九把刀) during a lecture at the National Tainan Girls' Senior High School caused quite a media stir.2 Comments
Tainan County Magistrate Su Huan-jhih, who is the focus of an investigation regarding corruption in the Tainan Science Park land acquisition case, filed a complaint against the Tainan District Prosecutor's Office yesterday and also petitioned the legal system to dispose of the “bad apples” among prosecutors who abused public trust and neglected their duties.
Sunday, December 19, 2010
Prosecutors in Tainan yesterday dismissed allegations that a raid on the southern county magistrate's office and residence in a corruption probe were political motivated.3 Comments
Saturday, December 11, 2010
Sunday, December 5, 2010
A full-size replica of a 17th century Ming Dynasty armed merchant vessel set off on its maiden voyage from Anping Harbor in the southern Taiwan city of Tainan yesterday to re-enact the scene of the arrival of a Chinese general over 300 years ago.4 Comments