Kaohsiung police nab 5 for death of Philippine fishery worker

Taipei, April 17 (CNA) The Kaohsiung Harbor Police Department said Sunday it has arrested five Indonesian migrant workers on a foreign fishing boat which docked at a Cijin wharf, on suspicion of links...

Nurse first to register as Taiping Island resident

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A female nurse has become the first citizen to register as an official resident of Taiping Island in a disputed part of the South China Sea, reports said Saturday. The island,...

Minister inspection of Taiping Island no other countries' business

Taipei, Dec. 13 (CNA) Interior Minister Chen Wei-zen's inspection of an island in the Spratlys of South China Sea was an exercise of Taiwan's sovereignty over its territory and was none of the busine...

Dengue fever situation severe in Kaohsiung

Taipei, Nov. 22 (CNA) The number of dengue fever cases in Kaohsiung hgas reached 13,293, with 285 new cases reported there Saturday, showing the outbreak of the disease remains at its peak in the so...

Dengue fever cases top 9,000 in Taiwan

Taipei, Sept. 13 (CNA) The number of dengue fever cases recorded since May has increased to 9,103, with 98.41 percent occurring in Tainan and Kaohsiung, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said on...