29 Apr 2013 - 09:28 by Local Press Report
TAIPEI (Taipei Times) — An abnormal change in tap water quality was found at Greater Kaohsiung’s Gaoping River yesterday with a marked bad odor, leading Taiwan Water Corp (TWC) to announce a sudden shutdown of the water
25 Apr 2013 - 10:20 by Local Press Report
TAIPEI (Focus Taiwan News Channel) — A drought that was threatening parts of northern Taiwan is over for now but a conservation measure introduced in March for Kaohsiung City will remain in force, the Water Resources Agency (WRA) said
4 Mar 2013 - 01:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
China, KAOHSIUNG — Kaohsiung municipality in southwestern Taiwan may face a water crisis this month with the advent of the dry season in the region.
5 Dec 2012 - 10:13 by Local Press Report
TAIPEI (Focus Taiwan News Channel) — Recent cold fronts have brought rainfall to northern Taiwan, relieving earlier concerns about possible water shortages, the Water Resources Agency announced on December 4. Accumulated rainfall
20 Jun 2012 - 08:38 by Local Press Report
TAIPEI (Focus Taiwan News Channel) — Water conservation authorities issued red-code landslide warnings for 100 rivers in Taiwan Wednesday as Tropical Storm Talim moved north up the Taiwan Strait, bringing heavy rain to the island.&nbs
17 Apr 2012 - 10:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
TAIPEI, Taiwan — Four reservoirs in southern Taiwan are heavily polluted due to eutrophication, according to the Taiwanese Environmental Protection Administration’s latest report on the water quality of 20
19 Jul 2011 - 09:49 by Local Press Report
TAIPEI (Channel News Asia) — The second crop from southern Taiwan’s rice paddies may be at risk due to a lack of rainfall in the area.
7 Jun 2011 - 09:52 by Local Press Report
TAIPEI (Focus Taiwan News Channel) — Taiwan’s local Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) has lifted the first stage of water rationing in six cities and counties, due to heavy rain over the past two weeks.
10 May 2011 - 10:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
TAIPEI, Taiwan — Some Taiwanese companies are planning to implement water recycling programs to cope with expected water rationing measures.
5 Apr 2011 - 11:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
TAIPEI, Taiwan — Taiwan’s current water shortages make water recycling a necessity, according to Minister of Economic Affairs Shih Yen-shiang.
22 Mar 2011 - 19:18 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
TAIPEI — Recent reports that work on the Hushan Reservoir construction project in western Taiwan’s Yunlin County is past the halfway point and set for a 2014 finish has rekindled anger over the project.
17 Jan 2011 - 20:00 by Local Press Report
TAIPEI, Taiwan, China (Focus Taiwan News Channel) — TAIPEI | Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel
3 May 2010 - 20:58 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
TAIPEI, Taiwan — I wo southern Taiwanese provinces — Kaohsiung and Tainan — could face water shortages in June if drought conditions continue.
12 Apr 2010 - 20:57 by Local Press Report
TAIPEI (Focus Taiwan News) — Water supply in the greater Kaohsiung area will remain adequate until May, when seasonal rains arrive, according to local river management sources. The Kao-ping Diversion Weir
5 Apr 2010 - 20:57 by Local Press Report
China, KAOHSIUNG (The China Post) — The Taiwan Water Corporation predicted that Kaohsiung City and County could face water shortages by mid- May. The corporation said a safe amount of water could be supplied to northern and
29 Mar 2010 - 20:57 by Local Press Report
JENWU (eTaiwan News) — Formosa Plastics promised that the carcinogens in the soil and groundwater at its Jenwu, Kaohsiung County plant would not be allowed to escape to surrounding areas. As a result, the Taiwanese
22 Mar 2010 - 20:57 by Local Press Report
TAIPEI, China (Focus Taiwan News) — Taiwan's water supplies are sufficient to meet the needs of every area except southern Kaohsiung until June 30, according to Director of the Water Resources Agency under the Ministry of Economic Aff
24 Aug 2009 - 20:58 by Local Press Report
KAOHSIUNG (The China Post) — The Ministry of Economic Affairs pledged to restore adequate water supply in southern Kaohsiung last week to allow factories in the area to resume normal manufacturing operations.
24 Aug 2009 - 20:58 by Local Press Report
TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Water Resources Agency (WRA) last week denied that explosives used in construction of a water tunnel to transfer water from the Tsengwen Reservoir had caused landslides in Kaohsiung County
17 Aug 2009 - 20:58 by Local Press Report
KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — The Kaohsiung city government last week called on the Taiwan Water Corp. (TWC) to fix the city's water supply problems.
The problems are mainly caused by high turbidity levels