The opening ceremony of the mobile communication base station on the Northern Peak of Jade Mountain was held on August 2 at the Tataga Visitor Center in Yushan National Park. The ceremony was co-chaired by Zhong Ming-Shan, director of Yushan National Park Management Office of Ministry of the Interior Construction Department, NCC Acting Chairperson Chen Yaw-Shyang, NCC commissioners Hung Chen-Ling, Guo Wen-Chung, Teng Wei-Chung, Sun Yea-Li, and representatives of three telecom operators: Chunghwa Telecom Co, Taiwan Mobile Co, and Far Eastone Telecom Co.
As part of the demonstration of the technical achievements of the mobile communications base station, staff of the telecom operators broadcast a live video-link to the ceremony from the Northern Peak of Jade Mountain via the mobile network, displaying the majesty of Jade Mountain and the Northern Peak of Jade Mountain on screens for all to see. The staff were able to send their greetings to guests with the slogan, " Reaching the summit with mobile communications - no worries!"
This base station effectively improves mobile communications coverage across the surrounding peaks of Jade Mountain, Batongguan Ancient Trail, Central Mountain South Section 2 Trail and the section of provincial road no.21 to Tataga, as well as greatly improves the quality of mobile communications in Yushan National Park the communications effectiveness of rescue teams in the area.
Looking forward, NCC will continue to implement policies towards improving mobile communications infrastructure in national parks and strengthening mobile communications infrastructure for disaster relief or prevention efforts. Ultimately, these policies will ensure that people can be safer and more protected in such mountainous areas, protecting lives and property of mountaineers and conservationists.
NCC Acting Chairperson Chen Yaw-Shyang at the opening ceremony
NCC Acting Chairperson Chen Yaw-Shyang(center); NCC Commissioners, Hung Chen-Ling(center right); Guo Wen-Chung(fourth right); Teng Wei-Chung(third right); Sun Yea-Li (second right); chairman of Chunghwa Telecom Co. Hsieh Ji-Mao(center left); Vice President &Technical chief of Taiwan Mobile Co. Tom Koh(fifth left); Executive Vice President of Far EasTone Telecom Co. Herman Ra(fourth left); Zhong Ming-Shan(third left), director of Yushan National Park Management Office of Ministry of the Interior Construction Department and attendees.