Taiwan urges China to stop its fishermen from trespassing

 Taiwan urged China on Saturday to step up the education of its fishermen and stop them from trespassing into Taiwanese waters, after two Chinese fishermen were injured while trying to resist ins...

Shooting incident between Taiwan coast patrol and Chinese fishing vessel

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two Chinese fishing workers were injured after their trawler refused to stop when it was told to do so by Taiwanese Coast Guard in Taiwanese territorial waters Saturday mo...

Two travelers fall off fishing boat and drown near Penghu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two tourists traveling on a fishing trawler in Penghu (澎湖) fell overboard and drowned, reports said Saturday. Some commentators blamed the accident on a decision by the...

First test to launch for children’s Chinese

The Children’s Chinese Competency Certification (CCCC) for 7- to 12-year-olds who do not have Mandarin Chinese as their mother tongue will hold a listening comprehension and reading examination for th...

TOCFL test takers exceed 210,000

The Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL) is a standardized test developed for non-native speakers of Chinese. It is designed to measure test takers’ listening, reading, speaking and writing a...

TOCFL mock test to be carried out on October 3

The Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL) is Taiwan's equivalent to the Mandarin Chinese proficiency test administered by the Steering Committee for the Test of Proficiency-Huayu (SC-TOP) and ...

TOCFL test allows more foreign talent to stay

There are numerous foreign students who would like to stay in Taiwan after they graduate, but the minimum wage for foreign workers often hinders them. The new law promotes the Test of Chinese as a For...

TOCFL pilot test will be held on July 18

The Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL) is a standardized test developed for non-native speakers of Chinese. It is designed to measure test takers’ listening、reading、speaking and writing abi...

TOCFL: Gets 20 percent off in 3 tests

The Test of Chinese as a Foreign Language (TOCFL) organized by “Steering Committee for the Test Of Proficiency-Huayu (SC-TOP)” is a standardized language proficiency test developed for non-native spea...

Xiaolongbao favorite among international students: poll

Taipei, Oct. 20 (CNA) International students in Taiwan named xialongbao (steamed dumplings) their favorite food and the scenic Sun Moon Lake in Nantou County their favorite scenic spot in the countr...

TOCFL test takers to exceed 200,000 by year-end

As the number of Mandarin learners has surged in recent years and Mandarin has become a language widely spoken around the world, a professional proficiency test for Mandarin learners has become more i...

20 Indian students awarded Taiwan scholarships

New Delhi, July 15 (CNA) Taiwan's representative office in India presented scholarships Tuesday to 20 Indian students to support their planned studies in Taiwan. The scholarships are awarded in...

Chiayi County Fu Yuan Service Association holds 3-month Vietnamese language program for children

To let children understand Vietnamese and know more about the Vietnamese cultures, the Chiayi County Fu Yuan Service Association holds the free three-month Vietnamese languages class for children. No ...

Joint venture to create auto interiors company

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Wisconsin-based Johnson Controls is teaming up with a Chinese company to create the world's largest maker of automotive interiors, in a deal announced Sunday.The joint venture betwee...

Joint venture to create auto interiors company

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Wisconsin-based Johnson Controls says it has signed an agreement to create the world's largest automotive interiors company with China-based Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems.Johnson C...