Sunday, July 6, 2014
A hot air balloon carrying three people lost control and drifted in the air for almost three hours in Taitung yesterday before some 30 people on the ground managed to pull it down to safety, officials said.
Friday, May 30, 2014
The largest and longest-running Taiwan International Balloon Fiesta will kick off Friday at Luye, Taitung County in southeastern Taiwan with various shows and fun activities.
Sunday, May 18, 2014
A collection of artifacts from the indigenous Tao tribe went on display Saturday in Taitung for the first time, four decades after the 200-plus items were taken to Europe.
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
As the annual Taiwan International Balloon Fiesta is coming up in Taitung, the local government yesterday announced that its hot air balloon tours are open for sign-ups today.
Monday, May 5, 2014
Taitung County has banned the harvesting of giant clams measuring 15 centimeters and smaller in the waters off Green Island and listed the mollusk as a protected species.
Thursday, April 10, 2014
Fares on express trains in eastern Taiwan could have two price tiers after electrification of the railway line is completed in June, the Ministry of Transportation and Communications said Wednesday.
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
To a seven-year-old boy in Taitung County, finally getting an identification document meant one thing: being able to go on field trips.2 Comments
Friday, March 28, 2014
Taitung County in Eastern Taiwan experienced two moderate earthquakes early Thursday, following another two temblors since the previous day, the Central Weather Bureau said.
Friday, March 14, 2014
A nurse at a hospital in eastern Taiwan has invited accusations of privacy violation for posting photos of a heart surgery patient on her Facebook page.1 Comment
Saturday, November 30, 2013
Revelries continue at the 2013 Taitung Winter Rice Harvesting Festival, part of a 12-event gala celebrating the region's Hakka culture.