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Tropical Storm Bavi forces cancellation of two firework shows in northern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei City and New Taipei City announced Saturday (Aug. 22) they were canceling separate firework shows planned for the Dadaocheng area and Tamsui District’s Fisher...

Tigerair Taiwan abandons plans for Valentine’s ‘pretend tours abroad’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Despite the popularity of “pretend tours abroad” during the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, Tigerair Taiwan has abandoned plans for two such flights to ...

How Taiwanese couples celebrate Qixi Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Today (Aug. 17) is Qixi Festival (七夕, Chinese Valentine's Day) and a survey by a Taiwanese recruitment website has revealed how Taiwanese couples plan on spending the festi...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - September 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The top stories this week included 18 ways to be Taiwanese, Brawl breaks out in Taiwan legislature again, 1st Taiwanese-made satellite blasts off into space, Top 5 best gifts f...

Top 5 best gifts for Chinese Valentine's Day in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Qixi Festival or Chinese Valentine's Day is here again and the online data analysis web site DailyView has generated a list of the five best gifts to give on this day. ...

Top 5 worst gifts to give on Chinese Valentine's Day in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Qixi Festival or Chinese Valentine's Day is here again and the online data analysis web site DailyView has generated a list of the five worst gifts to give on this day. ...

Taiwan’s Tainan City launches seven Taiwan Tour Bus routes for Chinese Valentine's Day Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s southwestern city of Tainan is the original place of the belief of the matchmaking god Yuelao, and this year the city cooperates with Taiwan Tour Bus to launc...

Kyoto most-favored destination for Taiwanese couples: Agoda

Kyoto tops the list of vacation spots most favored by Taiwanese couples, followed by Hualien and Okinawa, according to a survey released Tuesday by the accommodation booking website Agoda.com to mark ...

6 date rapes reported every day in Taiwan: Health Ministry

Approximately 20 percent of sexual assault cases reported in Taiwan are between lovers, which translates into six date rapes being reported every day on average, according to statistics released Fr...