Wednesday, June 18, 2014
Sun Moon Lake authorities unveiled a halal certification program for restaurants in the area on Tuesday, in a bid to attract more Muslim visitors to one of Taiwan's best known scenic spots.1 Comment
Sunday, May 4, 2014
Top tourist attraction Sun Moon Lake aims to become the country's first scenic area to use only green tourist buses with the introduction of three electric-powered buses in October, transportation officials said Saturday.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
The Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village (FACV, 九族文化村), a famous amusement park in Nantou County (南投縣), allegedly experienced a gas explosion yesterday, causing six injuries suffered by two employees and four tourists. The FACV denied the incident was the result of a gas leak.
Friday, February 7, 2014
For its turn hosting the annual Taiwan Lantern Festival, the central county of Nantou is putting local craftsmanship on the center stage starting with a soft opening today.
Friday, January 24, 2014
The head of the Fishermen's Association of Sun Moon Lake Chang Chien-ren (張乾任) and two suspects were detained yesterday by Nantou prosecutors over allegations of instigating people to occupy land by force and intimidation.
Monday, October 14, 2013
Authorities in the Yushan National Park warned visitors Sunday to beware of the Formosan macaques that inhabit the mountainous area, saying that one of them has recently attacked multiple people at a public restroom.
Monday, September 9, 2013
Tens of thousands of people joined an annual mass swimming event on Sunday across Sun Moon Lake, Taiwan's largest fresh water lake.
Monday, February 25, 2013
Nantou County's Mingchien Township and Shoutien Temple (受天宮) celebrated the Lantern Festival yesterday by unveiling a giant, peach-shaped sticky rice cake (米糕桃), weighing over 19 tons.1 Comment
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Wuling Farm (武陵農場) has announced that it will only allow 5,000 tourists per day to enter from Feb. 10 to March 5.
Government officials led by the Public Construction Commission (PCC) yesterday sought to evaluate the standard of Nantou County roads in efforts to ensure traffic safety.