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.
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.
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.
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
Taitung County in Eastern Taiwan experienced two moderate earthquakes early Thursday, following another two temblors since the previous day, the Central Weather Bureau said.
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
Revelries continue at the 2013 Taitung Winter Rice Harvesting Festival, part of a 12-event gala celebrating the region's Hakka culture.
A fisherman received an award from Taitung County health authorities yesterday for succeeding in quitting a 46-year habit -- smoking. The 66-year-old fisherman, surnamed Wu, had his first cigarette at the age of 16 and became a regular smoker at 20. By the time he1 Comment
Taitung County is representing Taiwan for the first time in the Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) World Tour by hosting the 2013 Taiwan Open of Surfing from Nov. 13-17.
A ceremony was held Saturday on the banks of the Chihpen River in Taitung County to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the death of local postman Wen Yung-nan, who died when he was swept away during the course of his duties while crossing a bridge destroyed by Typhoon Nora.