Taiwanese designer features vibrant Spring/Summer 2019 collection at London Fashion Week   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese fashion designer Jamie Huang Wei ( 黃薇) displayed her Spring Summer 2019 collection at London Fashion Week on Sept.14. As the first and only fashion designer f...

UK artist Jessie J arrives in Taiwan, prepares for Taipei concert tomorrow night   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – British singer Jessie J arrived in Taiwan on Wednesday afternoon a day prior to her worldwide concert The R.O.S.E taking place in Taipei on Sep. 20. According to Chines...

Taiwan delivers rice and medical aid to Cambodian flood victims

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As thousands of Cambodians living along the banks of the Mekong River were stranded by a collapsed dam in Laos, Taiwan's Tzu Chi Foundation delivered rice and other fo...

President Tsai lauds National Armed Forced for their hard work

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) commended the National Air Force Air Defense and Missile Command for the hard work they perform to provide defense for the country and ...

Overseas Taiwanese students post silly photos of fried eggs in Taiwan shape

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – To many overseas students, studying abroad means homesickness and regular cravings for hometown delicacies. Recently, a photo of a fried egg resembling Taiwan was pos...

Robots will replace half the human work force by 2025, WEF reports 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Robots will carry out 52 percent of current work tasks performed by humans by 2025 - in the meantime, 58 million net new jobs will possibly emerge in the next five years, ...

Taiwan chooses ‘The Great Buddha+’ as its contender for foreign-language Oscar  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The five Golden Horse award-winning film "The Great Buddha+" has been selected to be a contender at the 91st Academy Awards (Oscars) in the Best Foreign Language...

Thai and Vietnamese prostitutes nabbed in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In just two days, Taiwanese police detained over 20 Thai nationals and 2 Vietnamese tourists who had entered Taiwan via tourist visas but were involved in illegal sexually...

Celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival under moonlight at the first organic farm in East Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's East Rift Valley National Scenic Area Management Office announced on Sept. 4 that it is going to hold a two-day camping activity to celebrate the arrival of t...

Taiwan’s Keelung Islet reopens for sightseeing by the end of September   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Having closed three years for innovation after heavy damage by typhoons, Taiwan's northern Keelung Islet is set to open for tourists visiting without having to pa...

Taiwan's northeastern coast to close for 10 days to investigate 6 deaths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Mystery Beach in Nanao of Taiwan's Yilan County will close for examination for ten days, starting on Sept. 5, after six deaths and one person went missing over the cou...

Honduran student earns wings in Taiwan’s entertainment industry   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hailing from Central America, a Honduran student named Fernando Palma (Chinese name 費南多帕馬) set off for Taiwan several years ago to pursue a career in t...

Thai representative suggests Taiwan nationals apply for a visa online or via mail   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the Thailand Trade and Economic Office (TTEO) in Taipei announced an extra handling charge of NT$470 (US$15) for Taiwanese-group visa applications going into effect fro...

Taiwan, APEC sign letter of intent for international cooperation project

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Ministry of Labor together with seven members of Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) signed letters of Intent to pave the way for international cooperati...

Taiwan’s agriculture suffers NT$655 million loss in the aftermath of massive water deluge    

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The estimate for total agricultural losses caused by the massive deluge in southern Taiwan has been updated to NT$655.5 million (US$ 21.3 million), with Chiayi County...