Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Attracted by Taiwan's education system, Kong Wei-qian (孔維倩), the 78th generation of Confucius, came all the way from mainland China to Taiwan and now studies in the National Chung Cheng University.
Sunday, May 11, 2014
A township in Chiayi County honored its exemplary mothers yesterday on the eve of Mother's Day.
Thursday, May 8, 2014
A cycling event featuring Taiwan's location on the Tropic of Cancer will be held on the summer solstice in the central county of Chiayi, as part of a more diverse approach to tourism, the Tourism Bureau said Wednesday.
Friday, April 4, 2014
A district court cleared Chiayi County Magistrate Chang Hwa-kuan (張花冠) of charges that she accepted bribes during her time as a legislator from 2002 to 2008.
Thursday, January 23, 2014
A booming tourism industry in Chiayi City, fed mainly by visitors from China, has contributed greatly to the southern city's 3.9 percent unemployment rate for 2013, the lowest in the country, the city government said Wednesday.
Wednesday, November 27, 2013
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) caught three suspects who smuggled ketamine, listed as a Category Three drug, in Chiayi County.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Osamu Matsukawa has to be one of Taiwan's most frequent overseas visitors.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Former Chiayi district prosecutor Chan Chao-shu (詹昭書) was formally sentenced to 10 years in prison and 6 years deprivation of his civic rights by the Taiwan High Court yesterday morning.1 Comment
Thursday, October 3, 2013
A public wedding took place in the Alishan National Scenic Area on Wednesday, with 16 couples from Taiwan and overseas tying the knot under Alishan's 1,000-year-old Divine Tree.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
An annual cycling festival will require cyclists to dress both themselves and their bicycles in fancy dress, an idea that the event organizers said Tuesday will make biking "more fun."
Saturday, July 13, 2013
Chen Chia-fu (陳佳富) yesterday was indicted by the Chiayi District Prosecutors Office over the murder of his sister Chen Wan-ting (陳婉婷) in an attempt to collect insurance payouts, accusing him of also desecrating and abandoning her corpse.
Sunday, March 17, 2013
Police said yesterday that they have determined the likely identity of a decapitated head and are zeroing in on a suspect.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
A magnitude-4.5 earthquake jolted Southern Taiwan at 10:12 a.m. Tuesday, according to the Central Weather Bureau.
Thursday, February 14, 2013
A car accident along the scenic Alishan Highway in Chiayi County on Tuesday left one dead and three suffering from minor injuries.