Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - March 29

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes Nauru parliament rejects 'one China' principle; China admits Taiwan F-16s are an effective deterrent for PLAAF H-6K bombers; Triathlete ...

Taiwan Calla Lily Festival kicks off today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The annual Calla Lily Festival at Yangmingshan National Park's Zhuzihu area kicks off today, offering not only spectacular vistas of calla lilies but also a farmer's ma...

Taiwan Calla Lily Festival kicks off tomorrow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The annual Calla Lily Festival at Yangmingshan National Park's Zhuzihu area kicks off tomorrow (March 29), offering not only spectacular vistas of calla lilies but also a f...

Taoyuan Calla Lily Festival set to impress in April

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2019 Taoyuan Calla Lily Festival will take place April 4-21 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Taoyuan’s Department of Tourism said on Tuesday (March 26). This year's...

Set a date for Taiwan’s Calla Lily Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The main attractions at the Calla Lily Festival this year will be beautiful landscapes and music concerts, according to Taipei’s Department of Economic Development (...

Calla lilies on Taipei’s Yangmingshan bloom in time for 228 holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Calla lilies in the Zhuzihu (竹子湖) area of Yangmingshan National Park are blooming. People who come to the national park to enjoy cherry blossoms during the 228 Peace Memor...

Photo of the Day: Taipei Mayor Ko and Bravo looking dandy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taipei's Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) looking dapper dressed in a white tuxedo posed in this photo with the city's mascot Bravo (熊讚) for a mass wedding held at the Taipei Flor...

Calla Lily Festival kicks off on Taipei's Yangmingshan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The annual Calla Lily Festival at Yangmingshan National Park's Zhuzihu area kicked off yesterday (March 30), offering not only spectacular vistas of calla lilies, but also ...

The 2018 Zhuzihu Calla Lily Festival in Taipei’s Yangmingshan to kick off on March 30

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The main attraction of this year's Calla Lily Festival at Zhuzihu in the Yangmingshan National Park in Taipei will be the combination of music concerts and landscape beauty, ...

The curious figure of Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Ko Wen-je (柯文哲), the current mayor of Taipei is an interesting figure, and one that may be setting Taiwan's political future in a new direction. Many might say that glob...

Photo of the Day: Taipei's ninja mayor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) is pictured dressed up as Naruto Uzumaki, the main character from the famous Japanese manga series "Naruto" at the opening cerem...

Shilin Official Residence flower festival features over 1,600 roses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Shilin Residence Rose Festival kicked off on Thursday, showcasing more than 1,600 roses in a wide range of colors. The annual festival will run until April 6, featuring 90 diff...

2017 Yangmingshan Flower Festival peaks this weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 2017 Yangmingshan Flower Festival is coming to a crescendo with a special concert on Sunday, March 19, after running since February 10 and featuring cherry blossoms, azalea...

Calla Lily Festival to kick off in Yangmingshan, Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Department of Economic Development (DED) of the Taipei City Government has joined hands with Beitou Farmers’ Association in presenting the Calla Lily Festival from Mar...

Traffic control in Zhuzihu to be imposed during calla lily festival

Taipei, March 16 (CNA) The Department of Transportation of Taipei City government announced on Wednesday that a traffic control will be put in force from March 18 to April 17 in Zhuzihu, the Yangmings...