Tainan City gave employees a day off yesterday morning due to flooding from torrential rain, but many citizens complained that the city government did not announce this decision early enough, causing them trouble during their commutes in the city.1 Comment
Between midnight and noon yesterday, precipitation in Tainan's Sigang District (西港) and Anding District (安定) surpassed 300 millimeters. Between 7 and 8 a.m., precipitation was recorded as falling at a volume of 90.5 millimeters per hour in the Southern Taiwan city's West Central District (中西區).1 Comment
The meeting of Parasite Museum and Cross-Straits Conference in Parasitology Teaching will take place at National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) Medical School lecture hall 3 from July 30 to Aug. 1, according to a press release of the NCKU.
Tainan prosecutors yesterday searched four military food supply stations across Taiwan and took 31 military officers back to the Tainan District Prosecutors Office (TDPO) for questioning over allegations of receiving kickbacks from food suppliers.1 Comment
In order to cultivate local musical talent and promote tourism, the Tainan City Government is holding the Tainan Masago Music Festival scheduled to take place on August 9.
In celebration of Dragon Boat Festival, National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) recently unveiled a design for a floating green dragon made by a Dutch designer.
The Kuomintang (KMT) said yesterday that the opposition often asks ruling party officials to step down for no apparent reason, and that Tainan Mayor William Lai's (賴清德) failure to keep his promise is indicative of his party's double standards.2 Comments
Kuomintang Tainan Councilor Hsieh Lung-chieh (謝龍介) yesterday announced his resignation, criticizing Tainan Mayor William Lai (賴清德) for not following suit in the wake of former Taiwan Sugar Corporation (台糖) Chairman Wu Nai-ren's (吳乃仁) sentencing.
Tainan police yesterday discovered a woman's body at Tainan City's (台南市) Gold Coast (黃金海岸) -- a day after the body of the woman's younger brother was found in the same area.
National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) will host its annual Vietnamese Cultural Week on May 3.