Saturday, September 17, 2011
A man was arrested in Hengchun Township, Pingtung County Thursday for allegedly setting up more than 1,000 bird traps in a six-hectare area on a mountain slope to catch protected brown shrikes, marking the largest number of traps found in a decade.
Monday, September 5, 2011
Taiwan kicked off its first major skimboarding competition in Kenting Saturday, with a world champion and other professionals showing their skills.
Sunday, September 4, 2011
Kaohsiung had the highest death toll nationwide from road accidents in the first seven months of 2011, government statistics showed yesterday.
Friday, September 2, 2011
Former President Chen Shui-bian's son, Chen Chih-chung, announced Thursday his intention to run for a seat in the Legislative Yuan, two weeks after he was stripped of his post on the Kaohsiung City Council over his perjury conviction.
Saturday, August 27, 2011
Quarantine authorities organized a promotional campaign at Kaohsiung International Airport yesterday to remind passengers of what items they are banned from bringing into Taiwan after international travel.
Friday, August 26, 2011
Five of six customs officials suspected of taking bribes were detained Thursday on charges of corruption.
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Kaohsiung tourism officials left yesterday for Singapore as part of a mission to bring more tourists from Southeast Asia to Taiwan's south.
Saturday, August 20, 2011
A high school student believed to be mentally ill injured his parents with a knife during an alleged attempt to kill them in Kaohsiung yesterday, police said.
Monday, August 15, 2011
Kaohsiung City Mayor Chen Chu will be taking two more days off work to nurse her recovering vertebrae, as suggested by physicians, city government officials said yesterday.
Sunday, August 7, 2011
President Ma Ying-jeou will head down south to visit victims of 2009's Typhoon Morakot and inspect the ongoing reconstruction work later Saturday, said Fan Chiang Tai-chi, a presidential spokesman.