Saturday, June 1, 2013
A hot air balloon featuring the global smash-hit computer game Angry Birds will make its world debut in eastern Taiwan at a hot air balloon festival, the event organizers said yesterday.
Friday, May 31, 2013
A flyover featuring military aircraft and a skydiving show performed by paratroopers were staged yesterday in Taitung City as part of a rehearsal for an upcoming air base open house event.
Tuesday, May 28, 2013
A Taitung-based fraud ring was busted yesterday, according to the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB).1 Comment
Thursday, March 14, 2013
A Taiwanese hot air balloon carrying Taitung Magistrate Justin Huang (黃健庭) took off Wednesday 7:20 a.m. local time in Australia's capital city Canberra as part of the Southern Hemisphere's largest ballooning festival.
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
A court in southeastern Taitung County has ruled that an aboriginal resident violated no rules after he was charged with alleged illegal possession of a rifle.1 Comment
Tuesday, February 5, 2013
Taichung Mayor Jason Hu directed government agencies in his city Monday to tighten their management of local child caregivers after two infants died under the watch of a nanny in Hsinchu County on Saturday.
Monday, December 31, 2012
Heavy north-easterly winds yesterday halted nautical traffic between Taitung and Green Island, trapping over 1,000 travelers, local ship companies said.
Saturday, December 29, 2012
A woman allegedly emailed a threat to an airline yesterday because her husband did not inform her about his trip to Macau in advance, according to the Aviation Police Office (APO).
Sunday, December 23, 2012
Taitung County's Miramar Development Project (美麗灣開發案) passed its environmental impact assessment (EIA) with conditions, the Taitung County Government announced yesterday.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Want to fly? The Taitung County Government (台東縣政府) is recruiting two candidates for hot-air balloon pilot training.3 Comments
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
The Taitung County Government and Miramar Resort Taitung executives yesterday reiterated their stance that there is nothing illegal in the project's construction or operation.
Saturday, November 10, 2012
Environmental activists filed a petition Friday asking the Control Yuan to probe a long-disputed resort development project in Taitung, in the southeast of the country, on what was once one of Taiwan's most beautiful beaches.
Tuesday, September 4, 2012
Taiwanese vegetable vendor and philanthropist Chen Shu-chu donated Monday a cash award of US$50,000 she recently received to Mackay Memorial Hospital in Taipei to help the hospital build an intensive care unit in its Taitung branch.1 Comment
Friday, August 3, 2012
A resident in Eastern Taiwan's Taitung Count was charged with embezzlement yesterday for allegedly taking NT$7,000 left in the cash dispensing slot of an ATM by another person, according to the county's Baoshang Police Precinct.1 Comment