Wednesday, June 16, 2010
An earthquake measuring 5.6on the open-ended Richter scale hit Hualien in eastern Taiwan yesterday with no immediate damage reported, the Central Weather Bureau said.
Monday, June 14, 2010
A parent yesterday revealed a school corporal punishment case involving a teacher who swore at and slapped a sixth-grade student on the back of his head in Hualien County, local media reported.
Saturday, June 12, 2010
Hualien and Miaoli residents are more satisfied with their leaders' efforts to promote tourism than any other people in Taiwan, according to a survey conducted by a local magazine.
Friday, May 7, 2010
An agricultural research center in eastern Taiwan's Hualien County said Thursday it is using cool ocean water to reduce the temperature in greenhouses, allowing for the cultivation of lisianthus flowers in semitropical Taiwan.
Wednesday, April 28, 2010
For almost one month, two saddened dog owners have set up an altar to call on the spirit of their dead dog to give clues on its killer, local media reported yesterday.1 Comment
Thursday, April 22, 2010
Taroko, one of Taiwan's most picturesque locations known for its diversity in flora and fauna, brings its unique floral varieties to Grand Formosa for a fantastic fusion of food and nature.
A man killed his wife and mother-in-law on Saturday evening in Hualien County, local media reported yesterday.1 Comment
Saturday, March 20, 2010
Two accidental deaths involving hunting guns occurred in Hualien in two consecutive days in the past week, according to local media.1 Comment
Wednesday, March 10, 2010
The Control Yuan on Monday fined Hualien County Magistrate Fu Kun-chi NT$1 million (US$31,350) for appointing his ex-wife as his deputy last December after assuming office.
Monday, March 8, 2010
The Construction and Planning Agency (CPA) of the Ministry of the Interior announced seven guidelines for a safe tour for Taroko Gorges visitors to avoid being hurt by falling stones.