Taiwan’s ITRI wins CES Innovation Awards for 2nd consecutive year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A device developed by Industrial Technology Research Institute (ITRI), Taiwan's largest high-tech applied research institution, and another product rolled out by ITRI&rsquo...

Taipei’s upcoming Shilin Residence Chrysanthemum Show to feature intercontinental theme

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The warm sun and cool breeze in the fall season foretell the best time of the year to appreciate chrysanthemum flowers and the coming of the 2018 CKS Shilin Residence...

Taiwan’s 95 unleaded gasoline price to dip below NT$30 per liter on Monday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's state-run oil refiner CPC Corp announced on Sunday that, starting from 12:00 a.m. on Monday, gasoline and diesel prices at CPC retail pumps across t...

BBC reports on Rainbow Village in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Rainbow Village (彩虹眷村) in Taichung City, central Taiwan, has attracted international media’s attention, and the recent report by BBC is a case in point.   ...

New 92km 'Grand Hike' across Taipei sees number of finishers top 100 individuals

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The number of people who have finished the 92km "Grand Hike" across the ridges within the city of Taipei has now topped 100, over the less th...

Maori star’s video shot in Taiwan premieres Nov. 13

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A music video shot in Taiwan by one of the brightest young Maori singers in New Zealand, Kaaterama Pou, premiered on Nov. 13. Kaaterama is part of a popular Maori pop gro...

Scaling Hsuehshan East Peak, climbing the ‘Taiwan 100 Mountains’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Scaling all of “Taiwan 100 Mountains” has been a goal in my life since I took up hiking about 20 years ago but, for several reasons, I hadn’t set fo...

Calligraphy Greenway to become shining spot along Taichung MRT’s Blue Line in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Calligraphy Greenway (草悟道) will become a shining spot along Taichung MRT’s Blue Line as the area will have the advantages presented by the combination of a MRT stati...

Taiwan’s Liang advances at Taipei OEC Open

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Taiwan’s tennis rising star Liang En-shuo advanced to the second round of Taipei OEC Open with a win in three sets on Wednesday.   The top international women ...

New tourist hotspot in Taiwan's Taoyuan: new Sikou suspension bridge  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The longest suspension bridge in Taiwan, located in the Fuxing District, Taiwan, has become Taoyuan City’s new tourist hotspot since its inauguration in January 2...

Taiwanese team upsets No. 1 seed at WTA 125K series OEC Open

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A Taiwanese doubles team upset No. 1 seed at the WTA 125K series OEC Taipei Open on Tuesday. Taiwan’s Liang En-shuo and Lee Ya-hsuan beat Japan’s Nao Hib...

The Dalai Lama won’t insist on following reincarnation tradition: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The 14th Dalai Lama is on a current visit to Japan and told NHK, one of the country's largest TV broadcasters, that there are many ways of selecting his successor, and t...

Sea of Flowers in Xinshe, central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The annual Sea of Flowers activity in Xinshe greets the public with breathtaking views of vast oceans of flowers, according to a statement posted on the official website of the...

Taiwan’s Mandarin Airlines announces NT$999 domestic flight discounts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Mandarin Airlines announced on Thursday that on November 11 it will offer unlimited opportunities for purchasing domestic flight tickets at a discount of NT$999 per ticket, accor...

20% of Taiwanese people have experience traveling alone internationally: survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The travel website, Expedia, revealed the results of its 2018 survey on solo travelers on Thursday, which show that 20% of the Taiwanese people surveyed have had the ex...