Monday, July 28, 2014
Taiwan's outlying Kinmen County, which is less than 10 kilometers from Xiamen on China's southeastern coast, expressed its interest on Sunday to jointly build and operate a new international airport being planned in the Chinese city.
The outlying island county of Kinmen will continue promoting bicycle riding in the region as part of its efforts to develop tourism, Kinmen County Magistrate Li Wo-shi said Saturday.
Sunday, July 27, 2014
Friday, July 25, 2014
Kuomintang (KMT) Kinmen Magistrate Lee Wo-shih (李沃士) and his wife Su Feng-ying (蘇鳳英) yesterday morning were summoned by the Kinmen District Prosecutors Office (KDPO) over their alleged involvement in a scandal involving Kinmen Kaoliang Liquor Inc. (KKL, 金門酒廠實業股份有限公司).
Thursday, July 17, 2014
Researchers are working to determine if a sunken ship discovered off Taiwan's Green Island is a legendary Dutch ship that locals say ran aground there in the 19th century, a scholar said Wednesday.
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
Orchid Island residents on Tuesday asked critics of a plan by President Chain Store Corp. to put a 7-Eleven convenience store on the remote outpost to mind their own business.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
The Culture Ministry has sent a message to the Lienchiang County Government, urging it to take good care of the cultural relics found in a British ship that sank near its island more than a century ago.
Tuesday, July 1, 2014
Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) yesterday attended a handover ceremony in Kinmen County (金門縣) to mark the county government's taking control of two nearby islets formerly controlled by the military.1 Comment
Kinmen County Magistrate Li Wo-shi (李沃士) yesterday requested that Premier Jiang Yi-huah (江宜樺) relax restrictions over visas on arrival for mainland Chinese tourists and allow no limitation on the daily number of Chinese visitors staying overnight at Kinmen.
Sunday, June 29, 2014
The frontline islets of Dadan and Erdan will be transferred from the military to the local government of outlying Kinmen County June 30, after which the military is expected to reduce its presence there and turn over defense of the islands to the Coast Guard Administration and the police.