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Taiwan's NT$1,000 Taoyuan hotel subsidy ready to roll

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taoyuan City Government’s hotel subsidy program, offering a subsidy of NT$1,000 per room on weekdays (Sunday-Thursday) from July 1-14, is ready to roll. According...

Taiwan's Daxi-Daxi Folk Festival returns after COVID hiatus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Last year, the popular Daxi-Daxi Folk Festival (大溪大禧) canceled in-person celebrations in favor of an online event, but it’s back Saturday (July 2) bigger than ever. ...

City government in Taiwan arranges hot air balloon ride for girl with brain cancer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A dream of a little girl with brain cancer has finally come true after the Taoyuan City Government arranged for her to take a tethered hot air balloon ride at the Shihmen ...

European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan, Taoyuan mayor share ESG visions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) and European Chamber of Commerce Taiwan (ECCT) Vice Chair Giuseppe Izzo have with Taiwan News shared government and business strategies ...

Watch light shows and stage performances at north Taiwan’s Cihu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2022 night visit to Cihu activities (夜遊慈湖), which include light shows, street performances, and stage shows, will continue at Cihu Memorial Sculpture Park in Daxi Dist...

North Taiwan tech factory reports 16 migrant workers with COVID

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A technology factory at an industrial park in Guishan Township reported 16 of its migrant workers have been infected with COVID-19, the Taoyuan City Government said Saturd...

COVID cluster in northern Taiwan's Datan Power Plant rises to 56

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The number of COVID cases tied to a cluster infection that started at the Datan Power Plant in Taoyuan City has risen to 56 cases, including an elementary school student, ...

5-story-tall light installation featured in Taiwan's Taoyuan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To celebrate the Lunar New Year, the Taoyuan Lantern Festival 2022 is showcasing a five-story-tall light installation that was co-created by Irish chandelier designer Bill...

AIT director praises efforts by Taiwan's Taoyuan to improve gender equality in sports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director Sandra Oudkirk and Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) held a conference on Thursday (Feb. 10) to support gender equality in spo...

Taiwan confirms 22 local COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan confirmed 22 local COVID-19 infections and 34 imported cases Thursday (Feb. 3), but no new deaths, leaving the death tally at 851, according to the Central Epidemic...

COVID case visited Taipei City’s Soochow University

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man listed as a COVID-19 case recently visited a Soochow University building in central Taipei, reports said Wednesday (Jan. 19). More than 100 teachers and students ...

7 new cases tied to Taiwan Tasty Omicron cluster, bringing total to 45

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Seven new local COVID cases reported Wednesday (Jan. 19) are part of a cluster infection connected to a steakhouse in Taoyuan, bringing the total to 45. During a press ...

Taiwan could raise epidemic alert after GSAT or Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Omicron cases continue to increase, Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) head Chen Shih-chung (陳時中) on Tuesday (Jan. 18) said he cannot rule out a Level 3 alert, and ...

Taiwan confirms 6 new local COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan confirmed six local infections and a single-day record of 72 imported COVID-19 cases Saturday (Jan. 15), but no new deaths, leaving the death tally at 851, accordin...

Taiwan's Taoyuan closes 7 schools amid COVID outbreak

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Amid the cluster of 14 COVID cases centered on a bank in Taoyuan, six schools and one cram school in the city have closed for one day as a precautionary measure. From W...