Taiwan team runs Berlin Marathon in fancy costumes promoting brands of excellence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The 2018 Berlin Marathon saw a new record set by Kenyan runner Eliud Kipchoge, while a group of Taiwanese runners dazzled on the track with eye-catching elements that promo...

Taiwanese delicacy 'gua bao' praised by CNN as 'taking over the world'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - This Taiwanese delicacy has been featured and loved by numerous international media, travel/food guides, and bloggers, and recently, it was featured in a CNN travel article...

Things to do on your Taiwan Honeymoon

Taiwan is packed full of interesting and romantic things to do during your honeymoon. If you’ve never visited Taiwan before it may be hard to know where to start, especially for such a special t...

San Francisco to consider outlawing plastic straws, stirrers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a bid to further cut down on waste, eco-conscious San Francisco is expected to join Seattle in outlawing plastic straws used to suck down Mai Tais and slurp up bubble tea. ...

Taiwan’s Bubble Tea is taking over the world – the top 10 locations

Bubble Tea is one of the must-have Taiwanese delicacies for every visitor to Taiwan. But it is also rapidly becoming one of Taiwan’s best-known exports. Alright, it is some way of challenging th...

5,500 Taiwanese companies to showcase their wares in Vietnam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – More than 5,500 Taiwanese technology, eco-friendly and lifestyle companies will showcase their wares at the Taiwan Expo 2018 in Ho Chi Minh City from July 26 to 28. The...

Taiwan’s Chatime opens bubble tea store in The Louvre, Paris

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese bubble team brand, Chatime opened a new store inside the world-famous Paris museum, The Louvre on July 13, as part of the company's ambitious international e...

6 Off the Beaten Path Destinations in Taiwan

People have many common misconceptions about Taiwan. Foreigners tend to think of the island state as an extension of China and Chinese culture. While historically, China has significantly impacted Tai...

Taiwan hosts baking workshop for six allies from the Pacific

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The hospitality industry has been thriving in Taiwan in recent years, and in view of this, 28 participants from the country’s Pacific allies have come to Tainan to t...

‘Safety’ is Taiwan's most attractive trait for Asian tourists: survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The most attractive quality of Taiwan for Asian tourists is not its bubble tea, xiaolongbao, or other delicious snacks of its diverse culinary landscape, but “safety...

Biggest ever ‘FOOD Taipei’ trade show begins today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 28th annual "FOOD Taipei" super trade show kicked off today, with high-ranking foreign officials and major food manufacturers in attendance at the Taipe...

Foul drinks at Super Duck giving Taipei customers super diarrhea 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --- Many feathers were ruffled in New Taipei City after it was discovered that three out of four branches of the Super Duck (超級達可, Super Drake) bubble tea franchise...

I-Mei CEO: Taiwan's straw ban should ‘open a window’ for bubble tea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –  Luis Ko (高志明), CEO of I-Mei Foods (義美食品) has weighed into the debate surrounding the upcoming ban on single-use plastic straws, saying the policy is in-lin...

MOFA-led food and beverage delegation at Bangkok trade show bears fruit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) led a delegation of 36 Taiwanese food and beverage companies to the THAIFEX – World of Food Asia 2018 super trad...

Taiwan makes list of top 6 cycling destinations published by the Independent

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan has been named on the list of the top six exotic cycling destinations published by British online newspaper the Independent. Apart from the most renowned cy...