New Taipei launches Danhai Light Rail promotion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The New Taipei Metro Corporation (NTMC) has launched NT$50 (US$1.67) joint tickets which allows people to enjoy unlimited rides on 12 bus routes and the Danhai Light Rail ...

Digital library offering 3D models of heritage sites of Taiwan launched: Ministry of Culture

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Digital 3D models depicting 28 Taiwanese cultural sites and historic landscapes when they were the most prosperous are now available for download and re-use by cultural and creat...

Top 10 Best Preserved Historic Buildings in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- This week saw the Taipei’s Urban Regeneration Office (URO) launch its 17th “Old Building New Life Awards”, a laudable program which seeks to encourage the pre...

Recommended places of interest along Taipei Metro

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Riding on Taipei Metro is the best and most convenient way to explore Taipei and New Taipei City as many attractions and places of interest are located right beside or near Taipe...

Famous old streets in Taipei

Amid the sprawling maze of squat, concrete buildings, punctuated by the occasional glittering glass tower, there are a few hidden gems from the long-forgotten past -- Taipei's old streets. ...

China's top cross-strait negotiator to visit Taiwan next week

Taipei, Nov. 23 (CNA) China's top negotiator with Taiwan, Chen Deming, president of the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS), will come to Taiwan Nov. 30 for a seven-day visi...

ARATS chief to arrive for third review meeting

The topic on the Economic Cooperation Framework Agreement (ECFA) will not be discussed during the summit, Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF) Vice Chairperson Shih Hui-fen said Wednesday. China’s Ass...

China's top cross-strait negotiator to visit Taiwan Nov. 30

Taipei, Nov. 12 (CNA) Chen Deming (???), president of China's Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS), is scheduled to arrive in Taiwan Nov. 30 for a 7-day visit, an official fr...