Over 170 stores and retailers in Yunlin County's Huwei Township now accept Citizen Travel Cards in anticipation of the central county's agriculture expo set for the end of the year.
There are more than twice the number of storage tanks in Formosa Plastics Group's (FPG's) sprawling petrochemical complex in Yunlin County as reported, the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) said Tuesday.
Large crowds stormed into the venue of the 2013 Yilan International Children's Folklore and Folkgame Festival Saturday, the opening day of the largest summer activity in the Northeastern Taiwan county, one of the island's most popular tourist destinations.
A 0.86-meter breach in the cut-off walls between the main dam of Hushan Dam in Yunlin Country, Central Taiwan, and a sub-dam on the left bank was recently discovered, but experts yesterday urged the public not to panic as the issue can be easily resolved.
A blaze broke out at a bisphenol A (BPA) plant in the Formosa Plastics Group's petrochemical complex in Yunlin County early Thursday morning, but no casualties were reported.