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Taiwan to double efforts to woo Muslim tourists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan will up the ante and pledge more resources to attract visitors from the Muslim world, as tourist data fails to impress even with the island working to create a Musl...

Six tourist spots in Taipei certified as Muslim-friendly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After Taiwan was ranked the third most welcoming country on the Global Muslim Travel Index (GMTI), published in April, six sightseeing spots in Taipei also received Muslim...

President Tsai meets with local Muslims, touts Taiwan’s Muslim-friendly environment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) invited Taiwanese Muslims to work with the government on fostering ties between the island and the Islamic world on Wednesday (Sept. 18). T...

Taipei launches first Muslim-friendly vending machine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s first vending machine to sell Halal food was installed at Taipei International Convention Center (TICC) on Friday (Sept. 6), providing multiple Muslim-frien...

Taiwan mulls visa waivers for Gulf countries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is considering implementing tourism incentives for visitors from the Persian Gulf as part of its effort to offset the impact of the Chinese ban on solo travel to th...

Taiwan selected as ‘Destination Partner’ at 2019 VETA travel awards show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Tourism Bureau’s efforts to promote the country as an emerging tourist destination in the Middle East market has made further progress after Taiwan was select...

Taiwan attends ATM travel show, taking steps to make inroads into Middle East market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A new initiative to promote Taiwan’s tourism was announced on April 28 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The first-ever partnership between Taiwan’s Tourism B...

Taiwan ranked 3rd most attractive country on Global Muslim Travel Index 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan emerged as the 3rd most attractive destination among Muslims in the world, the best ever performance the country has achieved, according to the Global Muslim Travel...

Taiwan named 'Asia's Favorite Destination' by national Malaysian travel association

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A national travel association in Malaysia has dubbed Taiwan “Asia’s Favorite Destination” as the number of Malaysian tourists visiting Taiwan continues t...

Taiwan Halal Center wins gold at Malaysia tourism awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- Taiwan Halal Center won a Malaysia Tourism Council Gold Award Oct. 31 in recognition of its achievements promoting a Muslim-friendly environment and facilities, according to t...

Top 6 reasons for Muslim travelers to visit Taiwan

Ka\AOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- With the Chinese Communist Party seeking to shut off the flow of tourists to Taiwan, the DPP Government is looking to attract visitors from other parts of the world. As pa...

Tourism Bureau invites Malaysian celebrity Mira Filzah to star in video promoting Taiwan tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau has invited Malaysian star Mira Filzah to be a spokesperson for Taiwan tourism in Malaysia and Brunei areas, according to a CNA report on Monda...

Taipei City to unveil vending machines offering Halal-certified foods

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—At this year’s Muslim Carnival which will take place on June 17 at Daan Forest Park, the municipal government will introduce vending machines that sell Halal certified...

VP Chen touts growing ties with Indonesia under New Southbound Policy

Taiwan is committed to expanding mutually beneficial exchanges with Indonesia and is working to boost visitor numbers from the country by fostering a Muslim-friendly environment, according to Vice Pre...

Tsai lauds Muslim role in advancing New Southbound Policy

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen said Sept. 18 that the Muslim community is an important partner of Taiwan and an indispensable force for promoting the government’s New Southbound Policy. Musli...