Thursday, April 24, 2014
A man who tried to rob a woman earlier this month in Kaohsiung never expected that he would be thwarted by her 10-year-old son -- who just happened to have a red belt in taekwondo -- police said.1 Comment
Saturday, April 19, 2014
The American Institute in Taiwan's (AIT) Kaohsiung branch office will be holding a series of events to celebrate Earth Day 2014 that falls on Tuesday, April 22, the AIT announced yesterday.
Friday, April 18, 2014
A son recently saved his mother's life when he reacted quickly to her text messages.
Friday, March 28, 2014
Major League Baseball (MLB) will hold its season-opening games in the southern city of Kaohsiung in 2015, a local newspaper reported yesterday.
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
The Kaohsiung City Animal Protection Office (KCAPO) yesterday announced that it had discovered a mutton hotpot restaurant using dog meat broth, and issued a NT$50,000 fine for violating the Animal Protection Act.3 Comments
The Kaohsiung Environmental Protection Bureau (EPB) said yesterday that a plan to resume work proposed by Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc. (ASE, 日月光) would be approved as long as the company fulfills seven conditions in line with the bureau's demands.
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
When police in the southern city of Kaohsiung pulled over a speeding motorcyclist Sunday, they did not expect they would end up escorting him to his destination and help him save a life.
Wednesday, February 19, 2014
As the government implements construction work to make Kaohsiung's railway go underground, Minister without Portfolio Yang Chiu-hsing (楊秋興) said commute time between Taipei and Kaohsiung may be reduced to four hours.
Wednesday, February 12, 2014
The functions of Kaohsiung City's mass rapid transit stored-value card will be expanded from Thursday, allowing its use for small payments at supermarkets and electronics and convenience stores throughout southern Taiwan, one of the participating companies said yesterday.
Sunday, February 9, 2014
Police have arrested a teacher in connection with the killing of a musical instrument store owner in Kaohsiung.