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Taipei, April 7 (CNA) 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. A fine of NT$2,000 each was slapped on 23 Taiwanese and seven
Taipei, April 2 (CNA) Israeli rock band Tiny Fingers is scheduled to perform at the upcoming Spring Scream music festival in southern Taiwan for the first time, according to the organizers. Tiny Fingers is among 200 local and foreign bands from Asia,
Taipei, March 19 (CNA) As Taiwan's birds of prey prepare to take flight over the next several weeks, the Tourism Bureau is launching a series ecotourism events to celebrate the raptors' northern migration. The bureau said Wednesday that it will hold
Taipei, March 5 (CNA) Smoking outside of designated spots will be forbidden at national parks and scenic areas around Taiwan from April 1, the Ministry of Health and Welfare announced Wednesday. Under the new policy, smoking will also be banned at
Taipei, Jan. 31 (CNA) Taiwanese rock band Mayday and Japanese group flumpool are scheduled to play at an annual outdoor concert in southern Taiwan in April, according to the event's organizers. The two popular bands are part of a star-studded lineup,
Taipei, Jan. 3 (CNA) Researchers from the United States and Taiwan have recently discovered an allegedly new species of marine sponge that helps feed coral reef communities around the island of Siaoliouciou off Pingtung County, southern Taiwan.
Taipei, Nov. 11 (CNA) Corals from reefs in Nanwan, a small bay west of the resort town of Kenting, were found to contain dozens of different environmental hormones, the National Museum of Marine Biology and Aquarium in Pingtung County said Monday.
Taipei, Oct. 16 (CNA) This fall has seen the largest number of Chinese sparrowhawks migrating to southern Taiwan in the past eight years, authorities said Wednesday, for the third-largest migration since they started keeping records in 1989.
Taipei, Sept. 28 (CNA) Over 2,000 elderly men and women, dressed in bikinis and swimsuits, sunbathed on Kenting's white sand beach Saturday in an event aimed at encouraging senior citizens to pursue activities normally associated with the youth.
Taipei, Aug. 21 (CNA) An annual bike tour in Taiwan for elderly motorcyclists, affectionately dubbed "Grandriders," will include more international participants this year, the organizers said Wednesday. Twenty elderly motorcyclists from abroad will