Taiwan's Han Kuang drills to feature F-16Vs, Perry-class frigates

A wide range of military equipment, weapons and vehicles, including F-16V fighter jets from the United States, Taiwan's indigenous Clouded Leopard armored vehicles and two U.S.-made Perry-class gu...

Six truck tractors make the wedding unforgettable to Taiwanese bride

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A bridegroom arranged a special convoy of six truck tractors to escort his bride from her home to their wedding in a small town in Central Taiwan’s Miaoli County on ...

Taiwanese entertainer condemned for assaulting Minister of Culture over national monument plan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Minister of Culture, Cheng Li-chun (鄭麗君), was slapped in the face by entertainer Cheng Hui-chung (鄭惠中) at a function in Taipei on Jan. 22, reported CNA. ...

Taiwan Navy showcases MK13 missile systems aboard new Perry-class frigates

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Jan. 21, the Navy held a public demonstration of the MK13 missile platform mounted onto one of the newly commissioned Perry-class frigates purchased from the United Sta...

Australia-New Zealand-Taiwan success celebrated at ANZCham Business Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 13th annual Australia New Zealand Chamber of Commerce (ANZCham) Business Awards were held in Taipei on Nov. 22, where champions of business between the three nations w...

Photo story: Taiwan commissions two frigates into Navy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) presided over a ceremony at the the Zuoying naval base in Kaohsiung on Nov. 8, where two frigates were officially commissioned into the...

Taiwan commissions warships amid China threat warnings

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's president has commissioned a pair of guided missile frigates that are expected to boost the island's ability to counter Chinese submarines amid rising military threats f...

Taiwan President attends commissioning ceremony for two naval ships

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) stated on Thursday that the two newly commissioned frigates are a message to the international community that Taiwanese people will defend the...

Taiwan Navy to commission two U.S.-made Perry-class frigates

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Navy will commission two Perry-class frigates on Thursday, strengthening its anti-submarine capabilities. The PFG-1112 Ming Chuan and the PFG-1115 Feng Chia arrived...

Two Perry-class frigates to be commissioned by Taiwan Navy in Nov.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two Perry-class guided missile frigates purchased from the U.S. during the Obama administration will be ready for active duty in November, announced Vice Admiral Lee Chung-hsia...

Taiwan’s Top 10 Airbnbs

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- Staying in a hotel in Taiwan can be surprisingly expensive. This, at least in part, explains the recent boom in B&Bs across the country, but these days, the best of thes...

FIRA RoboWorld Cup takes place in central Taiwan Aug. 7 - 11

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The 2018 FIRA RoboWorld Cup hosted by Central Taiwan Science Park Bureau will take place from August 7 to August 11 at the sports center of Feng Chia University, Taichung. The...

31 Taiwanese universities hit top Asia-Pacific Universities list

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Five more Taiwanese universities hit the list of the 2018 top universities in the Asia-Pacific region, according to data from Times Higher Education, from last year, bringing th...

Taiwan’s Top 5 Night Markets

It was revealed this week that a new poll has found that Kenting Street (墾丁大街) is officially the worst night market in Taiwan. It was evidently a hotly contested battle for the dubious distinction, wi...

Taiwanese business delegation meets Singapore industry leaders

CIECA and the Taichung city government co-organized a delegation to attend the 14th Joint Meeting between CIECA & SBF. From Jan. 17-20, Chairman Douglas Tong Hsu, Singapore Committee, CIECA (Chair...