Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Another victim of an arsenal blast in Yilan County late last month has died, bringing the explosion's death toll to six, the Tri-Service General Hospital said Monday.
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Another victim of an arsenal blast in Yilan County late last month has died, bringing the explosion's death toll to five, the Tri-Service General Hospital said yesterday.
Saturday, October 29, 2011
Minister of the Council of Agriculture Chen Wu-hsiung (陳武雄) was rushed to a local hospital in Yilan County for treatment yesterday after he was injured in a car accident while visiting with local influential people there. His condition remained unknown as of press time.
Sunday, August 28, 2011
The candidate of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) beat her rival from the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) by more than 2,000 votes in a mayoral by-election in Douliou, Yunlin County yesterday.
Saturday, August 27, 2011
The Formosa Plastics Group (FPG) is trying to recruit over 2,000 workers for repairing its fire-damaged naphtha cracking plant in Yunlin, but so far only about 200 people have come to apply, a newspaper said.
Saturday, August 20, 2011
Thursday, August 18, 2011
More than 2,000 people demonstrated in Yunlin yesterday in protest against the county government's alleged mishandling of a NT$1 billion donation from the Formosa Plastics Group (FPG) that has polluted their land.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011
The opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) yesterday defended the NT$1 billion (US$34.5 million) donated by the Formosa Plastics Group (FPG) to Yulin County, stressing that the transaction was lawful and not “black money.”
Thursday, July 7, 2011
Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Chairwoman Tsai Ing-wen yesterday praised Yilan County Magistrate Lin Tsong-shyan's (林聰賢) report on how the 2011 Yilan International Children's Festival would provide tourists with a five-star experience of the county.
Saturday, June 18, 2011
A total of 48 people and crew members were brought to safety from a burning whale-watching boat near Kuishan Island off the coast of Yilan County yesterday.