Sunday, April 4, 2010
A 68-year-old female Taipei County citizen became the millionth passenger on the Sun Moon Lake cable car Saturday, earning her a “golden passport” that entitles her to ride the system free of charge for the rest of her life.
Tuesday, March 30, 2010
The Sun Moon Lake cable car system will celebrate its strong ridership by giving its one millionth passenger free lifetime admission to the scenic cable car service and the amusement park it serves.
Saturday, March 20, 2010
The Institute of Information Industry (III) will soon set up an office at Chung Hsing New Village, which the Cabinet plans to turn into a hub for research and development.
Tuesday, March 9, 2010
A 62-year-old man fell down a slope on Yushan and died. Yushan has just been reopened last Saturday after closing for 35 days due to huge snow.
Wednesday, February 24, 2010
The Administrative Office of Yushan National Park is to fine visitors who feed Formosan macaques as the feeding has caused many problems related to monkey behavior, local media reported yesterday.
Monday, February 22, 2010
Five mountaineers stuck on a mountain in Nantou were safely rescued by a helicopter yesterday afternoon, local media reported.
Thursday, February 11, 2010
The Cingjing Veterans Farm in Nantou County decided to readjust its admission fee to the original level and to stop some of its additional animal performances, after the raised ticket price caused widespread opposition from the public.
Wednesday, February 10, 2010
The Veterans Affairs Commission (VAC) clarified yesterday that its Cingjing Veterans Farm did not jack up admission costs, but it promised to review the ticket price structure as early as possible to clear the misunderstanding.
Tuesday, February 9, 2010
Three persons were killed and three were injured after a gravel truck's driver lost control and slammed into two vehicles on National Freeway No. 6 yesterday morning. The truck driver suffered minor injuries, said police.
Monday, February 1, 2010
Mount Yushan, Taiwan's highest peak, was sealed off yesterday to give the mountain a month-long respite from human encroachment and ensure its sustainability.