Thursday, June 18, 2009
A woman was sent to a hospital yesterday after being injured from a fall on her return journey from the top of Jade Mountain, local media reported.
Saturday, June 13, 2009
An indigenous children's choir from the central county of Nantou was honored Thursday by the county magistrate for having recently won a Golden Melody Award, a local award sometimes described in Taiwan as the “Taiwan Grammys.”
Wednesday, June 10, 2009
The Yushan National Park Headquarters called Wednesday on those who have not done so to vote for Yushan, or Jade Mountain, as one of the world's natural wonders, as the second stage of global online voting entered its final month.1 Comment
Monday, June 1, 2009
The Nantou county government in central Taiwan launched a new publicity campaign Sunday to encourage smokers to replace smoking with reading as part of the observance of the May 31 World No Tobacco Day.
Friday, May 29, 2009
To provide an unforgettable graduation experience, the National Singang Senior High School of Arts in Chiayi County requires its senior graduating class to trek up Jade Mountain in order to receive their high school diplomas.
Thursday, May 28, 2009
A historic chapel close to the scenic Sun Moon Lake in central Taiwan hosted its first-ever mass wedding yesterday.
Wednesday, May 27, 2009
Visitors to the Jade Mountain (Yushan) National Park must take caution because they are likely to encounter Formosan bears, park rangers warned yesterday.
Tuesday, May 26, 2009
The body of a 75-year old woman was found in a hotel toilet yesterday morning. She was part of a tour group from Zhejiang province in China.
Sunday, May 24, 2009
A woman was accidentally spared from losing NT$1.8 million to a con artist when she repeatedly mistook his bank information.
Several tourists from Fujian, China were injured yesterday when their tour bus scraped the side of a mountain while transporting them from Yushan National Park to Alishan.