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Taipei, July 5 (CNA) The central county of Changhua launched its annual Wanggong Fireworks Festival Saturday with a ceremony at a temple near the fishing port. This is the 10th year for the event that combines a fireworks display, local produce and
Taipei, June 27 (CNA) In view of repeated incidents involving swimmers who have ignored warning signs erected in the Kenting National Park of adverse sea conditions, park authorities have decided to slap fines of NT$3,000 (US$100) on violators,
Taipei, June 5 (CNA) Four islets south of outlying Penghu County are set to be designated June 8 as Taiwan's ninth national park, which will officially open in October, an Interior Ministry official said Thursday.
Taipei, May 24 (CNA) Representatives of Taiwan's and Japan 's tourism industries said Friday they are expecting 4 million visitors in bilateral travel in 2014. The estimate was unveiled during the seventh Taiwan- Japan tourism forum held in Kenting,
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.