Top 6 reasons for Muslim travelers to visit Taiwan

Ka\AOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- With the Chinese Communist Party seeking to shut off the flow of tourists to Taiwan, the DPP Government is looking to attract visitors from other parts of the world. As pa...

Eid Mubarak! Hundreds of people celebrating Eid at Taiwan's largest mosque

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Muslims in Taiwan and around the world are celebrating Eid al-Fitr, an important religious holiday that marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan, on Friday, June 15, with more...

Free ‘Muslim carnival’ to be held in Taipei this weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Taipei Eid al-Fitr and Muslim Carnival including food stalls, entertainment and craft demonstrations to celebrate the end of Ramadan will take place in Da'an ...

New cemetery for Muslims completed in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Kaohsiung has completed the work for its newest Muslim cemetery, the “Guizhen Park” (歸真園區), the fourth cemetery located in Kaohsiung’s Shanlin District (...

First pastry shop receiving Islamic certificate appears in Eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A pastry shop and bakery in Hualien County which is famous for a buttered cake has all of its products certified as Halal by the Islamic Association of Taiwan (IAT) in an ...

Mayor hands out 'green envelopes' for Eid al-Fitr at Taipei Main Station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Tapei's Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) handed out "green envelopes" to migrant workers celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the end of the Islamic holy month of Ramadan, at Taipei Mai...

Taipei to develop Muslim tourist market

To broaden the Muslim traveling market, Taipei City's Department of Information and Tourism started to promote traveling packages targeting Southeast Asia countries like Singapore and Malaysia last ye...

Taiwan friendly to Muslims: President

President Ma Ying-jeou said Monday that Taiwan is friendly to Muslims and he welcomes more Muslims to visit the country. Ma made the remarks at the opening ceremony of the 16th General Ass...

Chang Gung Memorial Hospital to build Muslim prayer room

To show respect for Islamic culture, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital plans to build Muslim prayer rooms on the ground floor, hoping to be Muslim-friendly. Considering the large population of Muslims ...

Vaccination against meningitis required for Hajj pilgrims: CDC

Taipei, Aug. 21 (CNA) Hajj pilgrims will have to be vaccinated against meningitis beforehand to reduce the risk of getting the disease, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) said Thursday. Citi...