Monday, September 17, 2012
The annual Sun Moon Lake Swim kicked off yesterday, drawing some 28,000 participants in this year's event. Competitors swam from one end of the lake to the other.
Sunday, September 9, 2012
The annual Sun Moon Lake International Swimming Carnival will kick off on Sept. 15, with more than 28,000 swimmers expected to take part to mark the event's 30 anniversary, according to organizers.
Tuesday, July 24, 2012
A newly constructed sky bridge in Nantou City opened to the public for the first time yesterday, attracted hundreds of tourists who had to wait at least an hour for a tour of the bridge.
Wednesday, June 6, 2012
A man in Nantou County was indicted by prosecutors yesterday and may face life imprisonment or the death penalty if convicted of murder charges for allegedly driving into a motorcyclist while drunk and then turning back to run over the victim again in early May.11 Comments
Saturday, June 2, 2012
Operators in the well-known Lushan hot springs area in Nantou, central Taiwan, are to be relocated because of the increasing danger of landslides in the environmentally sensitive area, county government officials said Thursday.
Tuesday, May 29, 2012
Several landslides occurred yesterday in the central county of Nantou, on a provincial highway and the road around the Sun Moon Lake tourist area, but no casualties were reported.