Friday, December 3, 2010
The Sun Moon Lake Ropeway greeted its 3 millionth rider yesterday, barely one year after its launch.
Saturday, October 16, 2010
As the market price of gold continues to soar, 20 cases of grave robbing in Nantou County's Jiji Township was reported yesterday, with coffins expertly opened and accessories missing on the dead.
Sunday, September 19, 2010
Authorities in central Taiwan evacuated inhabitants in mountainous areas and barred hikers from going into the mountains, as Typhoon Fanapi approached.
Wednesday, September 15, 2010
After a nearly two-day search, rescuers yesterday recovered a body from Sun Moon Lake that was later confirmed to be that of a Malaysian man who went missing during a mass swim across the lake in central Taiwan's Nantou County Sunday.
Friday, August 13, 2010
Nantou County Magistrate Lee Chao-ching signed up yesterday to sponsor a walking event on New Year's Day as part of the Republic of China's 100th anniversary celebrations next year.
Thursday, August 12, 2010
The Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area Administration said yesterday it will hold a group wedding ceremony at a hotel in the area for nine couples on Sept. 9 to mark the 99th anniversary of the Republic of China's founding.
Saturday, July 31, 2010
The Wen Wan Resort at Sun Moon Lake that was built to resemble a cruise ship opened lately, with tourism industry operators touting its gold-gilded “mast” and interior fittings as the latest trend in luxury accommodation.
Tuesday, July 20, 2010
Sheep-shearing exhibitions are to be resumed at the Cingjing Veterans Farm following the July 24 lifting of a quarantine order on some 300 goats and sheep being raised on the farm in Jenai Township in the central county of Nantou.
Sunday, July 11, 2010
Twenty couples, selected from more than 200 people for their compelling love stories, attended a group wedding at Sun Moon Lake in Nantou County yesterday.
Friday, July 9, 2010
A certificate of completion is available to mountaineers after they have succeeded in ascending Yushan peak, the highest mountain on the island, local media reported yesterday.