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
Friday, January 30, 2015
A landmark bischofia javanica tree in the southeastern county of Taitung, which was uprooted by Typhoon Matmo last July, is recovering well, drawing large numbers of tourists in the canola flower season.