Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo Hosts "The 38th Arita and Imari Porcelain Exhibition"

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 30, 2018--Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo (KPH), one of Japan’s most prestigious international hotels located in Shinjuku, Tokyo, will host the “38 th Arita and Imari Porcelain Exhi...

Taiwan makes list of top 6 cycling destinations published by the Independent

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan has been named on the list of the top six exotic cycling destinations published by British online newspaper the Independent. Apart from the most renowned cycling...

Nintendo Download: Vikings, Shadow Cores and Squids!

REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 26, 2018--This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: This press release features multimedia. View the full release he...

Nintendo Download: Vikings, Shadow Cores and Squids!

REDMOND, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 26, 2018--This week’s Nintendo Download includes the following featured content: This press release features multimedia. View the full release he...

Taiwan Railways unveils new backpacks ahead of Children's Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With Children’s Day fast approaching on April 4, the Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) has created two new special children’s backpacks that will go on sale...

Nightclub gunman's widow sobs as jury finds her not guilty

The widow of the gunman who slaughtered 49 people at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, was acquitted Friday of helping to plot the attack and lying to the FBI afterward — a rare and stinging defeat...

Photo of the Day: Hapless Hello Kitty soccer squad

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Thai Facebook page on Friday (March 9) uploaded a hilarious photo of middle-aged male soccer players looking less than pleased at the bright pink Hello Kitty uniforms their c...

Why Taiwan needs to shake its prescription drug habit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Dealing with a nasty bout of the flu was not how I envisaged spending the first few days of the Year of the Dog. But being ill has given me another first-hand experience of Tai...

First Person: How Pyeongchang might feel to a North Korean

PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — What's it like to wake up in North Korea one day and South Korea the next? The differences are pretty jarring. The similarities can be, too. ...

Taiwan President takes selfie with Hello Kitty farm

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) joined a Hello Kitty costume character on Saturday to open the Pingtung Tropic Agriculture Expo in southern Taiwan and even took a selfie with...

Top 10 most common Christmas gifts in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the Western tradition of exchanging gifts spreads in Taiwan, the question of what gift to give arises again and the online data analysis web site DailyView has generated a l...

Photo of the Day: Guardian demons greet City God parade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A local Taoist temple parade took place today in Da'an District of Taipei, featuring minion pole dancers, flaming hello kitty cars, and young female musicians in skimpy qipa...

TRA teams up with Hello Kitty for Mid-Autumn Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In celebration of the upcoming Mid-Autumn festival, the Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) will launch a collection of Hello Kitty-themed pineapple cake gift boxes Septe...

Counterfeit kitty: Bogus Hello Kitty grows a mouth

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A user of the Taiwanese social media group Breaking News Commune (爆料公社) posted images of what she originally thought were Hello Kitty bags, but turned out to be knockoffs with ...

Trainspotting

TAIPEI, (Taiwan News)-- Taiwan Railways Administration is planning to announce 68 sites where the public can take photos of various painted trains along the railway lines in Eastern Taiwan. In rece...