Thursday, October 1, 2009
A bus driver collapsed while the vehicle was moving at 80 kph on the expressway. Luckily for the people in the bus and other drivers on the road, a passenger stepped in to save the day.
Tuesday, September 29, 2009
Tourists who were saved by a bus driver from a possible tragic accident described their savior's sacrifice as “heroic.”1 Comment
Saturday, September 26, 2009
More than 1,000 Chinese tourists will celebrate the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival at the scenic Sun Moon Lake in the central county of Nantou, officials said yesterday.
Monday, September 21, 2009
A record number of people from home and abroad took part in the annual mass swim across the scenic Sun Moon Lake in central Taiwan Sunday, with long lines of colorful swim caps dotting the clear lake.
Sunday, September 20, 2009
Nearly 26,000 swimmers from home and abroad will gather Sunday for the annual Sun Moon Lake Swimming Carnival, an event which was first held in 1983 and has attracted an increasing number of participants over the years.
Saturday, September 19, 2009
A peculiar white structure built of cardboard columns stands quietly aside a river across from Taoyuan Elementary School in the rural community of Taomi in Nantou County's Puli township.
Monday, September 7, 2009
A series of promotional activities will be launched to attract visitors to the Sun Moon Lake scenic area as mounting concern about a possible swine flu outbreak has taken a toll on the region's tourist industry, an official said Monday.
Thursday, September 3, 2009
The breathtakingly scenic Yushan National Park in central Taiwan will not be reopened to the public until Oct. 15, more than two months after it was closed due to Typhoon Morakot, park officials said yesterday.
Friday, August 21, 2009
A township chief in Nantou County defended herself against accusations of dereliction of duty.
Thursday, August 20, 2009
Prosecutors in central Nantou County have indicted two officials in charge of land and earth conservation and a fruit grower for causing the death of seven people in a mudslide in mid-September last year.