Mandarin Oriental, Taipei welcome Ched Stefano di Gennaro from Michelin one-star restaurant Quintessenza to showcase an dnchanting tale of Puglia

Bencotto at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei welcomes Chef Stefano di Gennaro, owner of Michelin one-star restaurant, Quintessenza, to showcase his spectacular reinterpretation of authentic Italian cuisine. ...

2020 “The Michelin Guide” Sets Foot in Taichung

Since the first arrival of the “Michelin Guide Taipei” in Taiwan two years ago, the gastronomic bible “Michelin Guide” has caught the attention of Taiwan’s food service i...

Michelin Guide 2020 to include eateries in Taipei, Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2020 Taiwan edition of the Michelin Guide will include restaurants in both Taipei and Taichung, the second municipality of Taiwan to be featured in the gourmet guidebo...

US woos Asia with plan to rival China’s ‘Belt and Road’

Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross said Tuesday the U.S. will invest and trade more in Asia as it rolls out an American plan to support "sustainable" projects in Asia as a counterpoint to China&...

Six hotels in Taiwan win at World Luxury Hotel Awards

Six hotels in Taiwan won distinctions at the World Luxury Hotel Awards (WLHA) this year, with the Yui-mom Group's Silks Club in Kaohsiung awarded both the Luxury Art Hotel -- Global Winner -- and ...

Bencotto at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei presents a delectable tale of Tuscany

Mandarin Oriental, Taipei welcomes Chef de Cuisine of La Leggenda dei Frati, a Michelin one-star restaurant in Florence, Italy, as well as the restaurant’s Pastry Chef Gabriele Vannucci, to show...

Guest models Mirren, Longoria energize L'Oréal fashion show

PARIS (AP) — Armed with a battalion of celebrity ambassadors, L'Oréal took over the historic Paris Mint building to stage a Paris Fashion Week extravaganza. Offerings from Elie Saab, who went 1970s, a...

When disaster strikes, Chef Jose Andres is on the ground

NEW YORK (AP) — After earthquakes, as hurricanes blow and drench, when wildfires chew through neighborhoods and volcanoes spew deadly lava, look for a gregarious chef toting huge and mighty paella pan...

Top chef upset by loss of third star takes Michelin to court

PARIS (AP) — Chef Marc Veyrat, known for his black chapeau and his mountain cuisine, is taking the Michelin Guide to court to find out why he lost his third star this year — and how the publication th...

Photo of the Day: Preggo gecko spotted in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese netizens were driven up the wall after images surfaced of an engorged gecko scurrying up the outside of a building. In the photos, which were posted on the Faceboo...

Taiwan welcomes pink dollar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is one of the friendliest countries in Asia toward the gay community and the government hopes to cash in on the pink dollar by making a feature of this fact. The...

Pop singers from Malaysia and Singapore visit Taipei for tourism campaign

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Malaysian pop singer Wee Meng Chee (黃明志) and Singaporean singer-songwriter Boon Hui Lu (文慧如) traveled to Taipei this week for a film shooting project to promote tourism fo...

Italian restaurant Bencotto at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei wins Wine Spectator Restaurant Awards in 2019

The Michelin-recommended Italian restaurant, Bencotto, at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei has been honoured for its outstanding wine programme in Wine Spectator’s 2019 Restaurant Awards. The restauran...

Regent Taipei presents the Regent Bubble Festival from 7/18 to 8/31

Truly a Taiwanese pride, Bubble Milk Tea has been hailed by CNN as one of the best drinks in the world. This summer, Regent Taipei, inspired by the world-renowned bubbles in bubble milk teas, presents...

Rare Steinbeck story, set in Paris, published this week

NEW YORK (AP) — Ernest Hemingway wasn't the only Great American Writer with something to say about Paris. Hemingway's contemporary and fellow Nobel laureate, John Steinbeck, was best...