Monday, July 15, 2013
Three lifeguard coaches were hit by lightning yesterday at Kaohsiung's Sizihwan (西子灣) beach, killing one.
Sunday, July 7, 2013
Hundreds of people braved the heat in Kaohsiung on Saturday to line up for rides over the city during its first-ever hot air balloon carnival.
Friday, July 5, 2013
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) yesterday busted a Kaohsiung-based (高雄) fraud ring, arresting a main suspect surnamed Chen and six accessory suspects for faking motorcycle accidents to collect insurance payouts.
Tuesday, July 2, 2013
A Kaohsiung Municipal Shin Kuang Primary School teacher accused of inappropriately disciplining his third-grade students will be investigated and could face charges, the city's Education Bureau said yesterday.
Friday, June 28, 2013
Several NBA legends including Hall of Famers Clyde “The Glyde” Drexler and Dennis Rodman arrived yesterday in Taiwan to join other NBA greats in the 2013 All-Star Alumni Game in Kaohsiung on Saturday.
Thursday, June 20, 2013
Former MLB slugger Manny Ramirez will soon end his brief but productive baseball journey in Taiwan after playing in the country's professional baseball league for just under three months, the EDA Rhinos announced yesterday.
Saturday, June 8, 2013
Diageo Taiwan, a global alcoholic beverage business, has recently worked together with the Kaohsiung City Government to officially kick off a wine and spirit-tasting competition in the city.
Monday, June 3, 2013
A hall dedicated to promoting the image of Hubei as a “Home to Wonders” was set up in Kaoshiung today to introduce the tourist and cultural attractions of China's Hubei province to locals, according to a press release issued by Lion Travel, organizer of travel tour packages.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
A fire broke out Monday at a residue desulfurization unit operated by state-controlled oil refiner CPC Corp., Taiwan's (CPC's) factory in Kaohsiung, but there were no casualties, the city's Environmental Protection Bureau said.