14 Taipei KTV hostess clubs open, IDs to go into city data cloud

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After being closed down for over a month, 14 KTV hostess clubs (酒店) and dance halls (舞廳) have reopened in Taipei on the condition they follow epidemic prevention rules and...

Taiwan's Kaohsiung hostess clubs, dance halls to reopen Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) announced Tuesday (May 19) that all hostess clubs (酒店) and dance halls (舞廳) in the city will be allowed to reopen Wednesday (May 20), prov...

Over 100 Taipei KTV hostess contacts all test negative for coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hundreds of people who came into contact with a KTV hostess and the dozen passengers aboard the ill-fated China Airlines (CAL) flight who were infected with the Wuhan coro...

Taiwan closes all KTV bars, dance halls amid coronavirus crisis

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — All KTV bars (酒店) and dance halls (舞廳) across Taiwan were shut down on Thursday (April 9), after a Taipei KTV hostess continued to serve customers while experiencing Wuhan...

Coronavirus-infected Taipei KTV hostess kept serving customers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — It has been confirmed a KTV bar hostess in Taipei City had Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) and continued to serve customers despite the fact she was experiencing symptoms. ...

60-year-old Taiwanese customer wants to wed Vietnamese KTV hostess busted by police

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After six Vietnamese women were arrested for working illegally at a KTV club in southwest Taiwan, a 60-year-old customer claimed he was willing to divorce his wife and marry on...

Kaohsiung's adult 'Disney' KTV club takes down sign

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After Kaohsiung Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) promised to bring Disneyland to the city, netizens on social media joked that he had been true to his word when they discovered a KTV clu...

Over 600 KTV hostesses recruited to swell KMT's ranks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the battle for the Kuomintang (KMT) chairmanship heats up, the China Times reported on Tuesday that a high level party official paid for over 600 hostesses from two major KT...