Right: A police officer advises a bin-lang girl about appropriate manner of dress.
(Photograph: LEE HSIN-HUNG) Taipei Times - "Betel-nut Beauties" Bare Their Anger Over New Rules
As competition heated up among vendors their outfits became more and more racy though more recently the government has introduced a set of guidelines governing standards of dress.
In Taoyuan County this standard basically consists of three noes in respect to breasts, belly buttons and buttocks. Some felt the measures went a bit far.
"I have a beautiful body, and I also love to show my pretty clothes to the customers. What's wrong with that?"
- "HSIAO JU"