Friday, May 9, 2014
More than 10,000 runners have registered for the 2014 Heroes Marathon Challenge at Dapeng Bay, a new event that will debut August 2 in Taiwan's southernmost county of Pingtung.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014
The captain of a Pingtung-registered fishing raft was rescued yesterday after drifting at sea for four days during which he survived on raw fish and a small amount of water.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
The American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Kaohsiung Branch Office, in conjunction with the National Pingtung Institute of Commerce (NPIC), announced that the 6th Annual Taiwan-U.S. Commercial Forum is scheduled to take place on Friday, May 2 at 1:00 p.m. at the 85 Sky Tower Hotel in Kaohsiung City.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Three generations of a family, surnamed Hu, were charged with sexually assaulting an Indonesian caregiver 81 times in one year, the Supreme Court said yesterday, adding that two have been convicted while the other is still being tried.7 Comments
Thursday, April 17, 2014
In an effort to promote watersports and the coinciding Blackfin Tuna Festival, the Dapeng Bay Tourist Center (大鵬灣國家風景區管理處) announced that a series of competitions and activities will commence in the three weekend holidays beginning on April 26.
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Thirty people were fined during the April 3-6 Kenting Music Festival for violating a new outdoor smoking ban, Pingtung County's Public Health Bureau said Monday.
Sunday, March 16, 2014
Police in Pingtung County raided hotels and guesthouses on suspicion of holding illegal drugs Friday night ahead of several high-profile music events in the southern county.
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
A species of sea urchin that had never been recorded before in Taiwan was recently seen in waters near Kenting on the southern coast of the island, the National Museum of Natural Science said Monday.
Monday, February 17, 2014
The Pingtung County Government yesterday announced that an industry development center is approaching completion.
Wednesday, January 29, 2014
A Korean pastor, surnamed Tsuei, was taken into custody by the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) yesterday over mistreating children in a children's refuge in Pingtung and gaining illegal profits by purportedly building a refuge center.3 Comments