Taiwan Railway Administration’s (TRA) first “tourism-only” Puyuma express train arrived at Hualien on Thursday, as part of the government’s efforts to boost tourism after a powerful earthquake hit the eastern city last month, killing 17 people and injuring more than 270 others.
花蓮震發生 7 級強震，當地已傳出大量災情。為幫助當地受災戶能有暫時避難休息與 盥洗的適當棲所，旅宿訂房平台 AsiaYo 第一時間已與花蓮民宿協會協調合作，整理出花蓮地 區願意提供提供免費住宿、盥洗休息的民宿清單，目前已有 11 家民宿業者挺身而出大力支援 ，共釋出近 150 個房間，免費提供給受到震災影響的居民。
Taiwan’s rescuers have found the body of a Filipino caregiver at a collapsed residential building in Hualien, bringing to 10 the number of people killed by a magnitude 6 earthquake which struck the eastern coastal county on Tuesday.
Rescuers combed through the rubble of a collapsed residential building to try to look for about 60 missing people as another strong quake struck again late in the night Wednesday, a day after a powerful quake rattled Hualien in eastern Taiwan.
At least six people were killed, 258 others injured and 67 missing as a magnitude-6 earthquake hit Hualien in eastern Taiwan late Tuesday.
At least 12 earthquakes, including a magnitude 5.8 one rocked eastern Taiwan within two hours late Sunday, according to the seismology center of the Central Weather Bureau.