Taiwanese airlines to offer passengers fleet data on their aircraft after booking

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In order to improve aviation safety, Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) has been working with domestic airline companies to create a system that will...

Taiwanese actor joins the 71st Cannes Film Festival Jury  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese actor, Chang Chen (張震) will serve on the jury for the 71st Cannes Film Festival, which is scheduled to be held from May 8-19, according to the full lineup unveil...

Appreciate blooming Tung flowers during daytime and dazzling fireflies at night in western Taiwan   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the firefly season is at its peak in mid-April, Tung flowers are in full bloom in Taiwan's western county of Yunlin. For many nature appreciators, spri...

Two Taiwanese brands make top 10 Instant Noodles list by Ramen Rater   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ramen Rater, a U.S. ramen review website run by blogger Hans Lienesch, on April 16 published the 2018 edition of top 10 best Instant Noodles of All Time, with two...

Taiwanese father fighting against cancer covers daughter in wedding veil

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwanese father who had reached the final stage of his colorectal cancer helped cover his daughter in her wedding veil and gave her his wo...

 Taiwan's Yehliu allows visitors to admire the iconic Queen’s Head rock in the evening

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's remarkable tourist destination, Yehliu Geopark is going to open in the evening for the first time to allow the public to admire the iconic Queen's He...

Songkran Festival kicks off in New Taipei City on April 15  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The celebration of 2018 Songkran Festival will be held in Huaxin Street in Zhonghe District on April 15 with several blessing exercises alongside the water splashing activ...

Philippines eyes joint exploration deal with China, Vietnam looks for peace in South China Sea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – While the Philippines is looking to cooperate with China to jointly explore for oil and gas in a part of the South China Sea waterway claimed by both countries, Vietnam an...

'Norwegian Jewel' cruise ship brings 2,248 travelers to southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Norwegian Jewel, a cruise ship operated by Norwegian Cruise Line, arrived at the Port of Kaohsiung today (April 10), bringing 2248 passengers from the U.S., ...

Taiwan's President joins groundbreaking ceremony for military port relocation project

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The ground breaking ceremony for the relocation project of the military port at Keelung Harbor (基隆港軍用碼頭及威海營區遷建工程) started today, with President Tsai Ing-wen in a...

Taiwan premier proposes Tainan as permanent host for U-12 Baseball World Cup

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan proposes Tainan city as a permanent host for the under-12 baseball world championship sanctioned by the World Baseball Softball Confederation (WBSC) in an attempt t...

Taiwanese film banned in China because actor allegedly supports Taiwan Independence   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwanese movie "Missing Johnny" has been removed from cinemas in China because of the main actor's alleged support for Taiwanese independence.  ...

Taiwan medical teams traveled halfway across the world to offer aid to Peruvian tribes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Teams of doctors from several Taiwan hospitals recently traveled to remote regions of the Amazon rain forest to provide free consultations and diagnoses to Peruvian I...

Taiwan takes South Korean beauty products off shelves due to heavy metal content  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has taken two products from South Korean cosmetics brand Etude House off shelves after excessive levels of toxic ...

Taiwan calls on AirAsia to remove 'Taiwan, China' from website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Malaysian low-cost airline, AirAsia recently listed Taiwan as part of China on their business website, causing dissatisfaction and complaints from both the Taiwanese gover...