Buono Thailand Launches Buono Snow Skin Mooncake with 100% Thai Monthong Durian in Collaboration with Taiwanese Illustrator Jun-Jun for Mid-Autumn Festival

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 15 September 2020 - For this year's Mid-Autumn Festival, Buono Thailand, presents their best-selling Durian Mooncake, "Buono Snow Skin Mooncake" in brand-new elegan...

Taiwan CAA warns airlines to stay on course during 'pleasure flights'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After a StarLux Airlines “pleasure flight” reportedly planned to veer off course to give passengers a closer look at the Diaoyutai Islands, the Civil Aeronauti...

Taiwan airlines riding wave of pleasure flight popularity

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Buoyed by the success of the pandemic-era pleasure flight programs, which saw tickets quickly sell out, Taiwan’s major airlines are riding the wave by launching more...

Taipei opens travel fair without international airlines due to COVID-19

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The annual Taipei Tourism Expo (TTE) opened Friday (Aug. 28) without the presence of international airlines as the focus turns to domestic travel due to the Wuhan coronavi...

Taiwan’s StarLux rolls out freight container-shaped gift sets for Moon Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The limited-edition biscuit sets launched by Taiwan’s startup carrier StarLux Airlines have been flying off the shelves for their peculiar design—which resembl...

Over 5 million packs of smuggled cigarettes seized in Taiwan's Taichung Harbor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Coast Guard on Tuesday (Aug. 25) seized 5,525,000 packs of smuggled cigarettes with a market value of more than NT$500 million (US$16.7 million) from a fore...

Celebrates a delightful Mid-Autumn Festival at Mandarin Oriental, Taipei with exquisite mooncakes

Mid-Autumn Festival is not only a significant cultural holiday in Asia, but also a beautiful season of reunions. To celebrate the love and togetherness of family and friends, Mandarin Oriental, Taipe...

Book flights to Taiwan's offshore islands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) announced on Thursday (July 23) that airline tickets to the nation's offshore islands for this year's Mid-Autum...

Taiwan 2021 calendar marks 7 days off for Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Directorate-General of Personnel Administration (DGPA) released on Thursday (May 28) the Cabinet-sanctioned 2021 work calendar for the public sector, showing a total o...

Taiwan warns against smuggling meat as Lunar New Year nears

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Individuals visiting Taiwan are requested not to bring or mail contraband meat products to the country, as an influx of visitors are expected to arrive for the upcoming Lu...

Time is ripe to savor Taiwan's peiyu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After relishing pomelos during Mid-Autumn Festival, it's time for the native fruit of Tainan's Madou District, the peiyu (大白柚), to take center stage. The Tainan...

Taiwan ex-Premier Lai to stay away from DPP congress

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The second opportunity this month for President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and former Premier William Lai (賴清德) to meet will not occur as the latter said he would not attend the D...

Oxford scholar publishes response paper to Taiwan president's LSE dissertation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As doubters continue to come out of the woodwork demanding proof of President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文) London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) Ph.D. dissert...

Chinese student chokes HK dormmate at Taiwanese college over post-it note

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Hong Kong student was allegedly assaulted on Mid-Autumn Festival (Sept. 13) by a Chinese student at a university in Kaohsiung for a post-it note supporting the protests ...

Photo of the Day: Moon over old Taichung Station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American blogger captured this photograph of a full moon above the old Taichung railway tation over the Mid-Autumn Festival holiday. Daniel Arreola, 34, who runs the food...