Torrential rain across Taiwan has caused damage. There are reports of landslides and flooding. The COA has also estimated significant agricultural losses.
Police are investigating the cause of death of a woman found by a construction crew outside Zhengyi Station in Kaohsiung.
Kaohsiung’s agricultural exports have already surpassed those of the previous year, according to the city’s Agricultural Bureau.
While traffic deaths in Kaohsiung had fallen for 5 consecutive years, the first quarter of 2019 saw a spike, equaling almost half the total for all of 2018.
One of Kaohsiung’s tourist attractions, the “Dome of Light” at the Formosa Boulevard Station (美麗島), isn’t as bright as it once was.