Wednesday, May 11, 2011
A High Court branch in Tainan City overturned a not-guilty verdict in a sand-stealing case against city Councilor Wu Chien-pao yesterday, ruling that he must serve a three-and-a-half-year prison sentence and be relieved of his post as a councilor.
Tuesday, May 3, 2011
The visiting mayor of the Japanese city of Nikko called on Tainan Mayor Lai Ching-te in southern Taiwan Monday to solicit more visits to his city by Taiwanese tourists.
Thursday, April 28, 2011
National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), announced the recipients of the 22nd K.Y. Li Scholarship on April 26th. The 96 students who have been granted the scholarship would each receive NT$10,000 (US$346) and a certificate.
Tuesday, April 26, 2011
Four consumers of a Japanese restaurant in Tainan City were taken to hospital for eating balloon fish, said Tainan City Health Bureau (TCHB) yesterday.
Sunday, April 24, 2011
Tainan City is expected to become the ninth destination in Taiwan that will serve cross-Taiwan Strait air routes amid growing air travel demand between Taiwan and China, the Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) said Saturday.
Friday, April 22, 2011
Greater Tainan Councilor and Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) legislative nominee Wang Ding-yu (王定宇) has been formally accused of embezzling the funds he raised as a political figure for victims of Typhoon Morakot, which he allegedly transferred into a personal bank account.1 Comment
Wednesday, April 20, 2011
One soldier was killed and one was injured when a military vehicle rolled off the shoulder of a road in Tainan City yesterday.
A police investigation of a mafia group found out that the leader of a Tainan-based mafia organization is the son of Chen Jia-de, captain of Tainan's Juvenile Delinquency Prevention Police Brigade. Chen Jia-de was removed from his position after the investigation, according to CNA.
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
The Tainan City's Department of Labor has started investigation on a potential case of a physician's partial memory loss resulted from myocardial infarction due to overworking.
Sunday, April 17, 2011
A police SWAT team in Tainan City yesterday arrested a man who had taken three people hostage and threatened to blow up a gas station.