Saturday, June 2, 2012
The Taitung government's attempt to revive a controversial beach resort project has sparked outrage among lawmakers and environmental activists.
Thursday, May 3, 2012
The first fish of Pingtung's Bluefin Tuna Tourism Festival, which was caught April 26, was sold for NT$1.36 million (US$46,575) at an auction Wednesday in Pingtung, southern Taiwan.
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
The only survivor found after a helicopter crash late Monday night has returned to an air base in Chiayi for further medical attention, as the rescue mission continues in the search for the missing Air Force S-70C rescue craft and its five other crewmembers, the Ministry of National Defense (MND) said yesterday.1 Comment
Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Monday, March 12, 2012
Sunday, February 26, 2012
The Taitung government has ordered a developer to halt construction of a resort at a beach in the eastern county after losing a legal battle against environmentalists.
Saturday, January 7, 2012
The 29-year old Chen Xin-zhou (陳信州), a Boy Scout teacher at a junior high school in Shalu (沙鹿) district in Taichung city, was rescued yesterday near mountainous terrain in Taitung.
Monday, January 2, 2012
An elderly hunter from an indigenous tribe died in an accident while taking part in his people's annual hunting festival in Taitung yesterday, a report said.
Friday, December 23, 2011
The Green Island Human Rights Park (GIHRP) in Taitung County will become a national human rights museum in the future, museum officials said Wednesday at the formal opening of the museum's preparatory office in Green Island.
Sunday, December 18, 2011
A 500-pound unexploded bomb dropped by the United States on Taiwan during World War II has been anything but a dud over the past six decades, at least in the eyes of one indigenous tribe in Taitung County.