Saturday, June 16, 2012
Yunlin County has drafted regulations banning the sale of ractopamine-containing beef within its boundaries, an official said yesterday.
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
After going through great hassle, an Yunlin police officer yesterday faithfully returned a lost iPhone found in Penghu, yielding great praise from local residents.
Thursday, May 10, 2012
A chicken farm in Yunlin County, southern Taiwan, suffered massive chicken deaths in the past three days, and the Animal Health and Research Institute under the Council of Agriculture will reveal its examination result today to see if the deaths are caused by the infection of H5N2 avian flu, according to statements released last night by the COA's Bureau of Animal & Plant Health Inspection and Quarantine and the Yunlin County Government.
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Tourists visiting Sanxing Township in Yilan County have been horrified to see many wild ducks hung on local farms, but farmers said they simply want to scare away wild fowl that are eating their young crops.
Tuesday, February 7, 2012
The Yunlin police captured two electric cable thieves after shooting out the tires of their vehicle yesterday, collecting over 60 kilograms of cables and various kinds of illicit drugs from the thieves' possession.
Tuesday, November 22, 2011
Another victim of an arsenal blast in Yilan County late last month has died, bringing the explosion's death toll to six, the Tri-Service General Hospital said Monday.
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Another victim of an arsenal blast in Yilan County late last month has died, bringing the explosion's death toll to five, the Tri-Service General Hospital said yesterday.
Saturday, October 29, 2011
Minister of the Council of Agriculture Chen Wu-hsiung (陳武雄) was rushed to a local hospital in Yilan County for treatment yesterday after he was injured in a car accident while visiting with local influential people there. His condition remained unknown as of press time.
Sunday, August 28, 2011
The candidate of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT) beat her rival from the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) by more than 2,000 votes in a mayoral by-election in Douliou, Yunlin County yesterday.
Saturday, August 27, 2011
The Formosa Plastics Group (FPG) is trying to recruit over 2,000 workers for repairing its fire-damaged naphtha cracking plant in Yunlin, but so far only about 200 people have come to apply, a newspaper said.