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Photo of the Day: 'Communist Bandit Pastries' spotted in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Last week, a Chinese American netizen shared a photo of an eatery in southwestern Taiwan called "Communist Bandit Pastries" (共匪餅). When asked by Taiwan News w...

Mandarin Oriental, Taipei reopens rooms from 1 December 2020

Mandarin Oriental, Taipei has announced that it will resume rooms operations, welcoming guests back from 1 December 2020. Ideally located in the heart of the city, its luxurious rooms and suites ar...

Mandarin Oriental Taipei set to make a Christmas comeback

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The nation's most luxurious and expensive hotel is set to make a comeback for Christmas after a six-month hiatus, along with its designer Christmas trees and festive l...

Mandarin Oriental’s Ya Ge awarded one Michelin star status

Mandarin Oriental, Taipei’s Ya Ge restaurant has been awarded one Michelin-star status. The gourmet Chinese restaurant has been included in the Michelin Guide Taipei & Taichung 2020 for the ...

Taste‧Gourmet Group Announces the Formation of a JV Company with Shuanghui F&B in Shanghai

Set the First Step for Developing Group’s Business Outside Hong Kong Further Strengthen its Market Competitiveness HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 30 June 2020 - Taste·Gourmet Group Limited ("Tast...

Temporary Nanmen market opens for business in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A makeshift market will open on Thursday (Oct. 17) as planned after Nanmen Market in Taipei closed for reconstruction on Oct. 7, CNA reported on Wednesday. The original...

Nanmen Market in Taipei holds sale before relocation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei's Nanmen Market (南門市場), famed for its variety of Chinese foods, is holding a sale on Friday (Oct. 4) and Saturday before its relocation to a temporary site whil...

NYC Chinese eatery heats up cultural appropriation debate

A New York City restaurant owner who touted her "clean" American-Chinese cuisine and derided Chinese dishes as swimming in "globs of processed butter," sodium and MSG is renewing the long-simmering de...

Survey: Dadaocheng propelled to foreign visitors’ top three favorite attractions in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—International tourists were most frequently engaged in visiting night markets, shopping and going sightseeing in Taipei City, according to the results of a 2017 survey annou...

Hotel Okura Tokyo to be Reborn as The Okura Tokyo in September 2019

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 25, 2018--Hotel Okura Co., Ltd. announced today the much-anticipated opening of The Okura Tokyo in early September of 2019, replacing the highly reputed but aging Hotel Oku...

Hyatt Regency Brand Unveils Its First Property in the Capital of China

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 15, 2018--Hyatt Hotels Corporation (NYSE: H) announced today the continued expansion of the Hyatt Regency brand in China with the opening of the first Hyatt Regency prope...

Le Palais is only 3-star winner in Michelin Guide Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Michelin, a French tire company and publisher of dining guides, yesterday (March 14) released its first-ever Michelin guide to Taipei, and the sole winner of its prestigious th...

Michelin stars awarded to 20 restaurants in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The highly-anticipated list of the first selection of the Michelin Guide Taipei in which restaurants awarded with Michelin stars was announced in Taipei Wednesday, as a total o...

Top 5 Indian-Chinese foods only found in Kolkata's Chinatown

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Chinese immigrant community, which started centuries ago, became more prominent in the late 18th century with the arrival of Chinese working in ports of then Calcutta ...

Taiwan Culinary Exhibition to kick off on Friday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 2017 Taiwan Culinary Exhibition is kicking off from July 21 to July 24 at Taipei World Trade Center Hall One. Taiwan’s tourism ambassador Taiwan OhBear on Tuesday att...