Explore tobacco barns and history of a forgotten village in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Located in Taiwan's southeast, Mingli village in Hualien's Fuli Township is one of the smallest villages in the county, and attracts very few tourists. However...

Cat missing 46 days after Hualien quake is found

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A lost cat named "Meow-Meow" was found 46 days after the deadly 6.4-magnitude earthquake struck Hualien, eastern Taiwan on February 6, and thanks to a finder, th...

OFW who becomes a Taiwan son-in-law shares his working experience

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwan son-in-law from the Philippines shared his experience of how he got adapted to the new life in Taiwan and how he encouraged them to make the most use of their time dur...

Canadian food festival kicks off at Caesar Park Hotel Banqiao

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Co-sponsored by Air Canada, the Canadian trade office in Taipei, and the Canada Beef International Institute, Caesar Park Hotel Banqiao is holding a Canadian food festival...

Pianist Rueibin Chen to reinterpret Taiwanese folk songs using classical music

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Internationally renowned Taiwan-born Austrian pianist Rueibin Chen (陳瑞斌), one of Taiwan's best-known musical experts, is giving piano recitals at the Taipei Zhongshan Hall o...

Michelin stars awarded to 20 restaurants in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The highly-anticipated list of the first selection of the Michelin Guide Taipei in which restaurants awarded with Michelin stars was announced in Taipei Wednesday, as a total o...

Direct-hired OFWs from Taiwan’s I-Mei have something to say

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As all the OFWs from the first ever direct-hiring program in Davao by a Taiwanese company have all arrived in Taiwan in early March in succession, the first group of them have ...

Philippines officials laud I-Mei's labor terms and conditions for OFWs in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Manila Economic and Cultural Office (MECO) Chairman Angelito Banayo, along with labor representative and director of labor affairs of the MECO Labor Center Cesar L. Chavez, Jr....

Philippines representative visits I-Mei factory to welcome first-ever directly hired workers from Davao

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Philippines representative, MECO Chairman Angelito Banayo, along with Cesar L. Chavez, Jr., labor representative and director of labor affairs of the MECO Labor Center visited ...

Taichung in central Taiwan dubbed among top three trending destinations for tour groups and families

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taichung in central Taiwan has been named one of the top three destinations in 2018 to grow in popularity with travelers this year along with Cebu in the Philippines and S...

Theater group to revive its hit drama at Taiwan International Festival of Arts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Members of local theater group La Cie MaxMind are bringing their latest production “Isle of Dreams” to the 10th Taiwan International Festival of Arts (TIFA), f...

Taipei among the 30 cities with the highest office rent

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei’s office rent has been ranked the 22nd most expensive around the world according to new research from real estate website Commercial Café, citing a rec...

Latin American & Caribbean festival to kick off in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- February is the season to celebrate — both in Taiwan and overseas. Right after the Lunar New Year, while many Latin American countries have started celebrating Carnaval f...

Taipei City unveils official lantern: 'Happy Magical Dogs' for 2018 Taipei Lantern Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The main lantern for the 2018 Taipei Lantern Festival was unveiled by Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je on Feb. 12. It features three Taiwanese dogs holding hands in a circle, a...

8 Taiwanese universities rank among top 100 in Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A total of eight Taiwan universities are among the top 100 in Asia, according to Times Higher Education’s (THE) annual rankings of the region. The 2018 Asia University...