Northern Taiwan mayor admits to having dreamed about presidency

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taoyuan City Mayor Cheng Wen-tsang (鄭文燦) on Tuesday (Sept. 15) admitted in an interview that he had once dreamed of becoming president. The Democratic Progressive Party...

New Taipei mayor boasts highest national approval rating

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — New Taipei Mayor Hou Yu-ih (侯友宜) has received the highest public approval rating of all local government heads in a recent poll by Global Views Monthly magazine. Accord...

Taoyuan mayor bolsters Taiwan airport businesses against Wuhan virus fallout

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taoyuan Mayor Cheng Wen-tsang (鄭文燦) made a plea for special consideration of airport businesses as the legislature discusses a bail-out next week aimed to prop up industri...

Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport opens inspiring 1930s-style food court

TAOYUAN (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport has grown in size and scope to welcome more visitors every year, but the opening on Saturday (Dec. 14) of a multifunctional food cour...

Atlas of Taiwan Gourmet food court opens at Taiwan Taoyuan Intl. Airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – I-Mei Gourmet Supplier Corporation (義美吉盛), an affiliate of veteran Taiwanese food provider I-Mei Foods Co. (義美食品), opened the “Atlas of Taiwan Gourmet” (美味旅圖) ...

When traditional temple parade meets contemporary designs — Daxi Daxi Festival kicks off in Taiwan’s Taoyuan

TAOYUAN (Taiwan News) — The Daxi Daxi Festival, a series of cultural activities celebrating traditional folk beliefs with contemporary design and art kicked off Saturday at Taoyuan City’s ...

I-Mei Food Co. confident of developing high value-added products with Taiwan’s bananas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following an announcement that I-Mei Food Co. would purchase 200 tonnes of bananas from Taiwanese farmers amid massive oversupply and considerably low prices last week, th...

Taoyuan MRT signs training scheme with Taiwan university and high school

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taoyuan Metro Corporation, which operates the Taoyuan Airport Mass Rapid Transit line, signed an agreement Tuesday with Kainan University and Ching Hua High School in ...

Taoyuan mayor most popular of Taiwan’s six special municipality leaders

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taoyuan City’s Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) mayor, Cheng Wen-tsang (鄭文燦), came out far ahead as the most popular leader of the country’s six special muni...

Ouverture de l’Expo d’Agriculture Taoyuan le 22 avril

TAOYUAN (Taiwan News) - L’Expo d’Agriculture de Taoyuan 2017 débutera ce 22 avril, Cheng Wen-tsang (鄭文燦) le maire de Taoyuan a dit que cet expo y compris huit places d’exposit...

Une ville du Bonheur avec le festival des arums de Taoyuan à Taiwan

TAOYUAN (Taiwan News) - A partir de 31 mars au 9 avril aura lieu le Festival de l’Arum Taoyuan (2017桃園彩色海芋季) sur une superficie de 6,6 hectares, un évènement organisé avec t...

Taoyuan Airport MRT Line seals deal with four e-ticket providers

Taipei (Taiwan)—Holders of EasyCard, iPass, HappyCash or second generation icash cards will be able to ride the express MRT line with a simple swipe of their cards in the near future. To inte...

Airport MRT to open for service before Feb. 11

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Airport Mass Rapid Transit line will open to the public for a one-month test period sometime between the Lunar New Year, January 28, and the Lantern Festival, February...

Airport MRT ticket to cost up to NT$160

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The highest price for a ticket on the Airport Mass Rapid Transit Line from Taipei Station to Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport will cost NT$160 (US$5), with services li...

Launch of airport MRT line expected by March 2017

Taipei, Nov. 21 (CNA) Stability tests of the airport MRT line have met the standard needed to take the next step toward launching the system's commercial operations, the Ministry of Transportation...