Monday, October 25, 2010
Hotels in the eastern county of Hualien are suffering huge losses in the wake of Typhoon Megi, which caused heavy damage to the Suao-Hualien (Suhua) Highway, the only major throughway along the eastern coast.1 Comment
Monday, October 18, 2010
The heavy downpour over the weekend caused debilitating floods in eastern Taiwan, resulting in the death of a river tracing instructor and one missing person in the Hualien region yesterday and trapping 26 people in Yilan County for up to three hours.
Friday, October 15, 2010
The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) yesterday cracked down on a car theft and disassembling organization that has been operating at large for the past four years, arresting all seven suspect involved.
Sunday, September 19, 2010
Hualien County evacuated people from mountain areas as Typhoon Fanapi approached eastern Taiwan yesterday.
Thursday, July 22, 2010
A public servant discipline committee Tuesday dismissed a Hualien High Court judge from office for having an extramarital affair and meeting a defendant in private.
Wednesday, July 21, 2010
A farm in the eastern county of Hualien has pulled out all the stops, including resorting to playing classical music by Bach, to soothe its dairy cows during the scorching summer days in order to boost milk yields.
The U.N. Economic and Social Council (ECOSCO) has designated the Taiwan-based Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation as one of its special consultants, a spokesman for the foundation announced yesterday in Hualien, eastern Taiwan.
Sunday, July 18, 2010
A 5.4-magnitude earthquake hit off Taiwan's east coast yesterday, the central weather bureau said, but there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.
Thursday, July 8, 2010
A series of fun-filled activities are to take place in eastern Hualien and Taitung this summer, said the East Rift Valley National Scenic Area Administration yesterday.
Monday, July 5, 2010
13-year-old Chien Chih-hau saved two other teenagers on a beach near Hualien on the first day of his summer vacation.