10 differences between Taiwanese and American grocery stores

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Henry Sorren, 22, an animator and filmmaker from Flagstaff, Arizona, recently started a daily vlog (video blog) about his experiences in Taiwan and his latest post is ...

The TCM benefits of eating chicken

Taipei (Taiwan News) -- As the Year of the Rooster has begun, chicken has become an even more popular item on the menu, and according to traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) theory, many parts of t...

As Year of the Rooster dawns, 'phoenix claws' grace the menu

HONG KONG (AP) — Saturday marks the start of the lunar Year of the Rooster and families in China will reunite for festivities, fireworks and food. While tradition calls for feasting on "aus...

Japanese winning ramen operator expands to Taiwan with ‘zero-additive’ ramen

Hsinchu (Taiwan News) – Japanese-style ramen has become a buzzword among local foodies over the past few years with more and more of the most prestigious brands expanding stores in Taiwan. ...

For Americans, Trump's tariffs on imports could be costly

WASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers and businesses would pay — literally — if President-elect Donald Trump followed through on his campaign pledge to slap big taxes on imports from China and Mexico. ...

For Americans, Trump's tariffs on imports could be costly

WASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers and businesses would pay — literally — if President-elect Donald Trump followed through on his campaign pledge to slap big taxes on imports from China and Mexico. ...

Food truck for Fido: New Seattle business caters to canines

SEATTLE (AP) -- Stand on any block around lunchtime near Amazon.com's downtown Seattle headquarters and there are two common sights: people walking their dogs and people buying lunch at food trucks.Th...

As seas rise, saltwater plants offer hope farms will survive

VEDARANYAM, India (AP) -- On a sun-scorched wasteland near India's southern tip, an unlikely garden filled with spiky shrubs and spindly greens is growing, seemingly against all odds.The plants are li...

Hsinchu: Two Chinese-born new immigrants run restaurant to sell authentic lamb spine hot pot

Chang Hung-ping is from Guizhou Province and married to Taiwan earlier. Chang knew Hsu Ping who is Chinese-born new immigrant in Taiwan as well. They both are fond of lamb spine hot pot who determined...

WTO backs US in chicken trade dispute with China

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The World Trade Organization has ruled in favor of the U.S. in a long-standing trade dispute over allegations China unfairly imposed anti-dumping tariffs that restricted American po...

Pain bites into Portuguese life as crisis deepens

Serving a frugal lunch in their kitchen not much bigger than a bathroom, Pedro and Elena Baptista spoon stewed chicken feet onto their boiled potatoes and leave the slightly meatier wings for their 12...

Odds stacked against an Asian pope

Catholics in Asia and other parts of the world where the Roman Catholic Church is growing fast would dearly like to see the cardinals choose an Asian pope for the first time in history when they begin...

Ache Indians in Paraguay hold bow, arrow festival

An Ache Indian village in Paraguay's jungle has celebrated the anniversary of its founding and recognition that the tribe's warriors are the best archers in the country by preparing dishes of armadill...