Sunday, March 11, 2012
A foundation will host a series of events in Nantou County around a symbolic Japanese paper dome on Sunday to commemorate the first anniversary of the March 11 earthquake and tsunami that battered Japan.
Tuesday, March 6, 2012
For biking fans looking forward to new challenges in Taiwan, here comes the best opportunity; The 8th annual Sun Moon Lake biking event, co-organized by the Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Administration (日月潭風景管理處) and the biking company Merida (美利達自行車), will take place on April 29 in central Taiwan.1 Comment
Monday, October 24, 2011
Nantou County police yesterday arrested two men suspected of stealing plasma screen TVs and karaoke machines right out of tourist buses parked in the Sun Moon Lake Scenic Area.
Sunday, October 9, 2011
A natural gas-gasoline bifuel taxi erupted in fire on Nantou's Chungtou Highway (No. 63) yesterday afternoon, halting traffic for half an hour across three kilometers, and bringing into question the safety of natural gas powered vehicles, though no causalities were reported.
Monday, September 5, 2011
The annual mass swim across Sun Moon Lake in Nantou County took place Sunday in crisp weather and under blue autumn skies.2 Comments
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
The former boyfriend of one of four people who died last month of poisoning confessed yesterday to having poisoned her with an agrochemical product, but forensic authorities maintained their assessment that the victims in the mysterious case in Nantou County were killed by naturally-occurring toxic bacteria.5 Comments
Friday, August 5, 2011
Nantou County's first casualty from an enterovirus occurred yesterday: a seven-month-old baby boy passed away after suffering from cold symptoms. AThe most effective prevention measure against enterovirus infections is washing one's hands with soap, research showed.
Tuesday, August 2, 2011
The younger of two twin brothers from Nantou, who were both sent to the hospital on the afternoon of Sunday, July 31, after demonstrating severe food poisoning symptoms two days after they had consumed pieces of marinated ginger, passed away yesterday.
Friday, July 22, 2011
Four of the five people who died suddenly between July 6 and 8 in Nantou County may have been killed by botulism toxins, a senior prosecutor in the county said Thursday.
Tuesday, July 12, 2011
While the toxic bacteria behind the deaths of five people in Hsinyi Township in Nantou County remains unknown, possible bacterial sources may be contained in the home of a couple who died, the deputy director of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said yesterday.1 Comment