‘Jadeite Cabbage’ from National Palace Museum to be exhibited at Taichung Flora Show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Visitors to the upcoming 2018 Taichung World Flora Exposition will be able to see the “Jadeite Cabbage” (翠玉白菜)—arguably the most popular attraction in th...

Confucius supports southern Taiwan’s history and culture

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Legendary philosopher Confucius (孔子) has been recruited by the Tainan County Government (臺南市政府) to promote the region as a tourist destination and to encourage deeper unde...

Taiwan boasts two museums among Top 25 Museums in Asia: TripAdvisor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The travel site TripAdvisor has released their annual rankings of museums and landmarks all over the globe, based on user reviews. In this year’s Travelers’...

Guatemala's Congressional President to visit Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The President of the Congress of Guatemala Álvaro Arzú Escobar, will visit Taiwan from September 2 to September 6, Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (...

Australia-Taiwan business success celebrated at joint business council conference

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 32nd Joint Conference of the ROC-Australia and Australia-Taiwan Business Councils was held in Taipei on Aug. 31, with success stories of Australia-Taiwan celebrated ex...

National Palace Museum to launch online ticketing 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Visitors to Taiwan’s National Palace Museum will no longer be daunted by long queues for buying tickets, as the museum will offer online ticketing starting Sept...

MOFA welcomes Indian filmmakers to derive inspiration from Taiwanese culture and sceneries   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) welcomed members of India's Film Federation on Aug. 14, in an attempt to promote Taiwan as an ideal filming l...

Southern Branch of National Palace Museum to hold ‘cat festival’ in Taiwan’s Chiayi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – To time with the “Cat Festival”—a room escape game presented by the Southern Branch of the National Palace Museum (故宮南院), the Culture & Tourism Burea...

Survey: Dadaocheng propelled to foreign visitors’ top three favorite attractions in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—International tourists were most frequently engaged in visiting night markets, shopping and going sightseeing in Taipei City, according to the results of a 2017 survey ...

Indulge in visiting Taipei 101, National Palace Museum with ‘Classical’ Taipei Fun Pass!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A new edition of the“Taipei Fun Pass” – Classical – is now available for travelers who prefer a more relaxed way of visiting Taipei 101 and Nationa...

New Director vows to take ‘Taiwanization’ approach to National Palace Museum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The newly-appointed National Palace Museum (NPM) Director Chen Chi-nan (陳其南) set out his vision for the development of one of Taiwan's most iconic cultural landma...

Taiwan is an important partner of France and Europe: French Office in Taipei Director

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At a ceremony in Taipei to mark France's national day on July 14, Director of the French Office in Taipei (法國在台協會), Benoît Guidée said that Taiwan is an i...

Yeh Jiunn-rong named education minister in Taiwan's cabinet reshuffle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Minister of Interior Yeh Jiunn-rong (葉俊榮) has been named as the next education minister, and the vacancy will be filled by Executive Yuan spokesperson&n...

Kenting nabs 1st place as most popular Taiwan attraction among foreigners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Kenting in Southern Taiwan, better known for its white sandy beaches and azure sea among foreigners but also for its insanely high-priced smoked assorted stew and...

Taipei teams up with KKday in campaign to woo South Korean tourists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – South Korean blogger Kim Ji Hye (金智慧) visited Taipei for a five-day trip in June to promote the city as part of a summer campaign launched by the Taipei City Government ta...