Some 3,500 ducks on a farm in Pingtung County's Gaoshu (高樹) township were culled Saturday after a highly pathogenic strain of the avian influenza virus was detected on the farm, the Bureau of Animal and Plant Health Inspection and Quarantine said.
Over 200 surfers have registered for a prestigious Asian Surfing Championships (ASC) Tour event in the Kenting area later this month, said the competition's organizer, the Taiwan Ocean Recreation Sport Association, on Monday.
The Pingtung District Court on Monday invalidated the election of Chen Lung-chin (???) as the head of Liouciou Township (???) after finding him guilty of vote buying.
Taiwan's first memorial hall for "comfort women" victimized during World War II will be unveiled in August, President Ma Ying-jeou said.
A student who "miraculously awoke" after being in vegetative state for three months and after three years of rehabilitation in 2013, returned to National Pingtung University of Science and Technology to finish his university education and received personal greetings and ..............
The head of an illegal paraglider operation in Pingtung, Southern Taiwan, has been indicted for manslaughter after one of its patrons fell to his death early this year.
An Indonesian female intern at Shin Kong Wu Ho-Su Memorial Hospital in Taipei suffered a fall in the coastal area of Chiupeng in Manchou, Pingtung County Sunday, requiring the National Airborne Service Corps to deploy a helicopter to airlift her to a hospital.3 Comments
Pingtung County authorities will take legal action against Taiwan's Third Nuclear Power Plant for failing to report an accident in the plant that could have harmed public safety, a spokesman for the county government said Monday.
Liouciou (琉球) Township in Pingtung (屏東) County, a small tourist island off Taiwan's southwestern coast, has not been able to dispose of its garbage for four months due to a shortage of funds, officials said Friday.
The Pingtung County Government has teamed up with Line to hold the first Color Rice Field Art Festival on March 28, where Line Friends will be showcased on a field.