Saturday, May 9, 2015
A cattle farm on the outlying island of Kinmen has been found to be infected with foot-and-mouth disease and all the animals on that ranch will be put down, the Council of Agriculture (COA) said Friday.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015
The Lienchiang District Court said Monday that it had convicted the captain and eight crew of a Chinese fishing vessel of electrofishing in waters near Taiwan's outlying Matsu Island in January.
Monday, April 20, 2015
A cultural festival featuring oysters and wheat opened in Jinning Township, in outlying Kinmen County Saturday, attracting some 1,000 people to experience the pleasures of pastoral life.
Monday, April 6, 2015
More than 100 grey-faced buzzards made an unexpected appearance on Sunday over Jibei islet in the north of Taiwan's outlying Penghu archipelago, birdwatchers said that day.
Thursday, March 26, 2015
The sinking of a research ship off the coast of Taiwan's Penghu Island late last year was due to human error, the Maritime and Port Bureau (航港局) said Wednesday.
Saturday, March 21, 2015
The county governments of Taiwan's offshore islands began a week-long, thematic exhibit yesterday at the former Air Force headquarters of the Ministry of National Defense in Taipei.
Thursday, March 19, 2015
Flights to and from Taiwan's two outlying islands of Kinmen and Matsu were canceled or delayed due to thick smog on Wednesday morning.
Monday, March 16, 2015
The island group of Penghu off southwest Taiwan has been listed by Agoda.com as an emerging tour destination in Asia in 2015.
Sunday, March 15, 2015
Taiwan's sparsely populated outlying Kinmen county has recorded the country's highest growth in population last year possibly due to financial and social welfare incentives offered by the local government, the Ministry of the Interior said on Saturday.
Monday, March 9, 2015
A website promoting tourism on Taiwan's outlying island of Kinmen and the island's unique characteristics has gone online after connecting with 200 bricks-and-mortar stores on the island, the website operator said Saturday.
Monday, February 23, 2015
Former NBA star Yao Ming arrived Sunday in Kinmen on his first visit to the Taiwanese outlying island county.
Sunday, February 1, 2015
Kinmen county officials explored plans with one of the nation's top research institutions to develop microgrid and power storage systems to deliver green energy and minimize carbon emissions across the outlying island county.
Friday, January 2, 2015
Three female Coast Guard personnel who volunteered to go on active duty on a Taiwan-controlled island in the disputed South China Sea have all left their posts on the remote island and returned Taiwan, local media reported yesterday.
Friday, December 12, 2014
Replicas of Liang Islander fossils, two ancient human skeletons excavated from Taiwan's outlying Matsu Islands, will go on display Friday in Taipei.