Tuesday, November 24, 2015
World surfing champions such as Taylor Jensen and Chelsea Williams are part of the 70-odd surfers from around the world who have been attracted to the 2015 Taiwan Open of Surfing that will take place in Taitung County in eastern Taiwan, which boasts stable and beautiful waves that are recognized by the World Surfing League (WSL) as among the best in the world.
Friday, September 11, 2015
A woman in Taitung said Thursday that she thinks eight cats at an animal shelter where she works may have saved her from the poisonous fangs of a cobra near her dormitory.1 Comment
Friday, August 21, 2015
A total of 1,734 tourists were evacuated from Green Island off southeastern Taiwan Thursday in anticipation of Typhoon Goni, which is expected to bring severe weather to the region starting Friday.
Saturday, August 15, 2015
Rabies has continued to spread in Taitung after a new case of the viral disease in an infected ferret badger was confirmed in the eastern county, animal disease control officials said yesterday.
Tuesday, August 4, 2015
A chicken farm in Taitung, Eastern Taiwan has been confirmed to have been infected with the highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza virus, and the farm's chickens, as well as ducks and geese, were set to be culled later Monday.
Thursday, July 30, 2015
An environmental evaluation meeting held by the Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) to decide the fate of Taitung's Shanyuan Palm Beach Resort (杉原棕櫚濱海渡假村) was postponed yesterday.
Monday, July 13, 2015
Dozens of stones were brought back to a beach in Eastern Taiwan where they were taken from 10 years ago after the person who gathered them up decided to atone for the mistake.
Friday, July 10, 2015
A college student was carried away by a rogue wave Thursday in outlying Green Island southeast of Taiwan as Typhoon Chan-hom approaches the country.
Saturday, June 20, 2015
Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Taitung County police said yesterday that they have cracked down on a scam in which fraudsters used LINE and Facebook to post images of merchandise and swindle potential buyers out of NT$2 million.1 Comment