Monday, August 31, 2015
The K.R.T. Girls, four fictional employees of Kaohsiung Rapid Transit Corp. (KRTC), have brought in revenue of NT$2 million (US$61,576) in the first seven months of the year and drawn interest from a local game firm and a Japanese publisher.
Thursday, August 13, 2015
The Kaohsiung City Government has been accused of having illicit interactions with Japan Tobacco Inc. (JTI, 傑太日煙), whereby city officials funded trips to JTI facilities using tax dollars from tobacco surcharges, the John Tung Foundation said yesterday.2 Comments
Friday, August 7, 2015
Taiwan's first light rail system, located in Kaohsiung, underwent an initial review Wednesday and is a step closer to a planned trial operation at the end of the month, according to city officials.
Friday, July 31, 2015
The first Super Leisure Lifestyle Show (SLLS) held by Kaohsiung Exhibition Center Corporation will take place from July 31 to Aug. 2, according to a press release from its organizer.
Sunday, July 26, 2015
Standing firmly on his prosthetic right foot, Hsu Yen-hsiang recounts the moment when he woke after he was injured in the August 1, 2014 gas explosion in Kaohsiung and says he hopes his story can bring hope and comfort to the victims of a recent flash fire at a New Taipei water park.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
Kaohsiung City has taken the precaution of increasing police patrols at its rapid transit stations in the wake of a knife attack at a Taipei metro station Monday, in which four people were injured, according to Kaohsiung City Police Department.
Kaohsiung began a week-long test of the country's first light rail system on Tuesday with an eye toward holding a passenger trial run in the second half of August, the southern Taiwan city's Mass Rapid Transit Bureau said.
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
A Vietnamese migrant worker allegedly stabbed a dormitory superintendent to death over a request to clean a floor in Greater Kaohsiung, according to local media.1 Comment
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Hsu Tien-cheng, chairman of the New Age SETH Education Foundation in Kaohsiung, will accompany a group of cancer-patients to push for the summit of Jade Mountain this September. He spoke to many foundation members yesterday to drum up encouragement, local media reported.
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
An alternative service conscript serving at the Kaohsiung City Fire Department assisted in emergency deliveries of newborns two times in the span of a week, according to local officials.