Thursday, April 2, 2009
Yunlin County in south-central Taiwan is aiming to boost its tourism by opening its local winery to public tours with effect from Friday, officials of the central Taiwan office under the Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) said yesterday.
Wednesday, March 25, 2009
Call it a coincidence if you will. But it's a truly tragic coincidence.
Sunday, March 22, 2009
An annual festival that celebrates the migration of the purple milkweed butterflies from the south of the island to the northern Taiwan regions opened in the Linnei township of Yunlin County, central Taiwan Saturday.
Wednesday, March 18, 2009
Yunlin Magistrate Su Chih-fen visited orange farmers in the Gukeng area Tuesday to thank them for cooperating with the government by reducing their cultivation of the fruit in order to avoid a glut on the market and resultant tumbling prices.
Wednesday, February 25, 2009
The Yunlin County government and its meat market co-sponsored a fair yesterday, inviting the public to taste dishes prepared with locally produced pork to dispel fears over pork safety prompted by reports that foot-and mouth disease (FMD) hit a local pig farm recently.
Thursday, December 11, 2008
Southwest Taiwan’s agricultural-based Yunlin county organized an “Orange Day” activity yesterday in an all-out effort to promote the homegrown produce amid a glut and severe drop in prices.
Saturday, November 29, 2008
The Yunlin District Court yesterday ruled to nullify the election of Lawmaker Chang Shou-wen of the ruling Kuomintang on charges of an alleged vote-buying scandal involving him and his father during the legislative elections held in January, 2008 in the constituent district of Yunlin County, southern Taiwan.
Friday, November 28, 2008
The Control Yuan impeached a Yunlin district prosecutor yesterday for falsely indicting a ward chief on charges of buying votes for a candidate for the 2004 legislative election.
Thursday, November 6, 2008
A panel of three judges at the Yunlin District Court yesterday remanded Yunlin County Magistrate Su Chih-fen back into custody after she rejected a release on bail by the court, pending continuing probed into her alleged acceptance of bribes.
Wednesday, November 5, 2008
Prosecutors in southwestern Yunlin County sought the detention of County Magistrate Su Chih-fen yesterday evening for her alleged acceptance of bribes from a waste treatment and disposal company.