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More than 70% of Taiwanese travel to seek out local delicacies: Survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — According to a survey conducted by international hotel booking site Agoda, more than 70 percent of Taiwanese travel in order to seek out and enjoy local delicacies. Ago...

Taiwan and Thailand lead way in post-pandemic travel recovery: Agoda

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan, Thailand, and increasingly, Vietnam are showing the strongest recovery in the travel sector as most of the rest of the world continues to suffer under the Wuhan co...

Taiwan ranked No. 1 on Agoda 2020 travel wish list

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has been ranked number one among the top 10 most-searched destinations in the second half of 2020, according to Agoda, an online travel agency and metasearch engine...

Agoda recommends three cycling routes in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As cycling tours have increased in popularity in Taiwan in recent years, international online travel booking platform Agoda has recommended three cycling routes in Taiwan....

228 Taiwanese defrauded out of NT$30 million after Booking.com data leaks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Due to Booking.com's ongoing data breaches, 228 Taiwanese have been defrauded out of NT$30 million over the first nine months of this year. The Criminal Investigati...

South Korean tourists turn to Taiwan amid trade dispute with Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the trade dispute between Japan and South Korea continues to simmer, travelers from the latter country have been looking for new holiday destinations, and Taiwan is com...

Taipei is Asia’s No.3 destination for the Lunar New Year holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Travel web site Agoda lists Taipei City as Asia’s No.3 destination to visit during the Lunar New Year holiday starting Saturday. The Taiwanese capital is not alone in t...

Taiwan a top destination for Asian travelers over Lunar New Year holidays

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is one of the top tourist destinations among Asian travelers during the Lunar New Year period, according to a report by the accommodation booking firm Agoda. Tai...

Seek the Promisedland in the beautiful mountains of Hualien, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As a must see destination in Taiwan, Hualien County boasts a number of great resorts and local tourist attractions springing up to attract visitors from across Taiwan and ...

LINE and Agoda team up in Taiwan for new 'LINE Travel' service

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The online accommodation booking service Agoda has announced a partnership with the multimedia and chat application LINE in Taiwan. Under the new agreement, Agoda will ...

Online reservation site Agoda to remove illegal Taipei hotels

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taipei City Government and online reservation group Agoda have reached an agreement to remove illegal or unregistered hotels in the Taiwanese capital from the website,...

BBC China: 11 out of 100 major company websites designate Taiwan as a country

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Amid China’s current campaign pressuring companies to change their designation of Taiwan, BBC China conducted a survey of 100 major international company websites to...

Finnish Santa is in town! Come to the Christmas Market to fulfill your childhood dream

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A certified Santa Claus straight from Finland showed up in Taipei to attend a tree lighting ceremony at Howard Plaza Hotel's Christmas Market on Wednesday. The Howa...

Taiwan world's fifth most-favored travel destination: Agoda

Taiwan has been ranked as the world's fifth most-favored country or area as a travel destination, according to a survey by the accommodation booking website Agoda.com. In the survey, Thailand t...

Taiwan aims to tax cross-border e-commerce next year

Taipei, Aug. 10 (CNA) The Ministry of Finance (MOF) is planning to impose a business tax on cross-border electronic commerce operators starting from next year in a bid to close a loophole that had a...