Saturday, October 27, 2012
A 77-year-old patient who was injured in a pre-dawn fire at a government-run hospital in Southern Taiwan earlier this week died Friday, bringing the death toll from the incident to 13, according to a Sinying Hospital spokesman.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Twelve patients were killed in an early morning fire in a Tainan hospital yesterday, the worst-ever hospital fire in Taiwan's history.2 Comments
Thursday, October 11, 2012
A flag-raising ceremony was held at the Tainan City Hall plaza Wednesday to mark the Republic of China's 101st birthday, bringing together local crowds and performers from 13 countries participating in a folklore festival in the southern city.
Sunday, July 29, 2012
Environmentalists held a concert at a beach in Taitung yesterday to underscore their demands for a resort being illegally built there be demolished.
Thursday, July 26, 2012
Researchers in Taiwan have developed a new kind of motor that can be made small enough to fit into electronic devices, such as LED lighting fixtures, to enable their mobility.
Wednesday, July 25, 2012
A 50-hectare zone was opened yesterday in Tainan to grow pineapples for export, an initiative aimed at adding to the region's lineup of fruits that are finding niches in foreign markets, the city government said.
Monday, July 23, 2012
A man in his 70s from Yunlin County was arrested by police for illegally catching stray dogs in southern Tainan City.