Saturday, October 2, 2010
Three men fishing along the Yilan coastline in eastern Taiwan yesterday were struck by a bolt of lightning, leaving two in critical condition.
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Crowds waited three hours to board a working replica of a 17th-century Spanish galleon berthed at Wushi Harbor in northeast Taiwan's Yilan County yesterday, the county government said.
Tuesday, September 21, 2010
A Spanish vessel that made an emergency stop Friday at Keelung Port in northern Taiwan because of the approach of Typhoon Fanapi was set to depart Monday for the northeastern county of Yilan for a two-day exhibition in Wushi Harbor scheduled to open Sept. 21.
Sunday, September 19, 2010
A kumquat “snow-skin” mooncake, touted as the largest mooncake ever made in Taiwan, was unveiled in eastern Taiwan's Yilan County on Saturday.
Saturday, September 11, 2010
Two modular Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) units are going to be installed in Yilan County with the capacity to generate up to 500 kW of geothermal power, the Pratt & Whitney company said.
Thursday, July 15, 2010
The Summer Paradise of Yilan 2010 activities organized by the Yilan County Government received great responses from tourists since its inauguration July 3.
Wednesday, July 14, 2010
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) and Yilan Police on Monday arrested three men in Yilan County for vandalizing properties, robbery and other crimes in two hostess bars in Japan, stated a CIB press release yesterday.
Saturday, July 10, 2010
The northeastern county of Yilan experienced the day's second earthquake of over 5 in magnitude yesterday, with the latest one reaching 5.8 on the open-ended Richter scale, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) reported later that day.
Wednesday, July 7, 2010
A famous Taiwanese children's festival has begun, after a two-year hiatus.
Monday, July 5, 2010
An eight-year-old boy from Argentina wearing a traditional costume of black hat and boots performs with other young dancers with swift steps and strong rhythm. A few minutes later, a dance featuring South Pacific passion is presented by young performers from Fiji.