Kaohsiung's year end party and performer Jeannie Hsieh score huge on New Year's Eve!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Kaohsiung’s New Year’s Eve party, was a huge attraction for revellers and audiences at home on New Year's Eve. The concert“2018 Lov...

Taipei MRT reports over 2.5 million trips on night of New Year's celebrations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei MRT officials have released their official report on MRT traffic on the night of New Year celebrations from 6 p.m., Dec. 31 to 6 a.m., Jan. 1. According to the s...

Taiwan welcomes 2018 with stunning fireworks display at Taipei 101

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s iconic tower, Taipei 101, marked the entrance of a new year with an extravagant fireworks display in the country. This year’s displa...

Taipei New Year's Eve party to be patrolled by bomb sniffing dogs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The New Year's Countdown party at the Taipei City Hall Square will have 1,100 police stationed and seven bomb-sniffing dogs on Sunday.  The Xinyi branch of the Taip...

Taiwan's Best New Year’s Eve Parties

2018 is almost upon and with the holiday season now in full swing, thoughts are now turning to New Year’s Eve. For some, seeing in the New Year is a rite of passage and something which should be...

Countdown party in Taiwan’s Keelung to feature fireworks, ships’ horns and shooting water  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--New Year's Eve countdown party in northern Taiwan’s port city of Keelung will take place at the Keelung Harbor, featuring band performances, ships’ horn...

Balloons banned at New Year's Eve Countdown Party in Taipei

Taipei, Dec. 22 (CNA) Visitors will not be allowed to take balloons to this year's New Year's Eve Countdown Party in Taipei because of safety risks, the city's Department of Information an...

Taipei MRT to say open 42 hours during New Year's festivities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In order to accommodate the many revelers flocking to watch the Taipei 101 New Year's Eve countdown party and fireworks extravaganza, Taipei's MRT will run continu...

New Year's Eve countdown events in Taiwan 

TAIPEI(Taiwan News) - Here Taiwan News collates a list of New Year's Eve countdown concerts held in Taiwan at the end of 2017 to welcome 2018.  【Keelung】 Keelung Rocker T...

Less is more: Fewer Taipei 101 fireworks, but longer display

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The amount of fireworks launched from Taipei 101 at its New Year's Eve display this year will be reduced due to pollution concerns, however the pyrotechnic display wil...

Top New Year's Eve fireworks displays in Taiwan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The following is a list of the major New Year's Eve public fireworks displays that will be taking place throughout Taiwan to ring in 2018.  Northern Taiwan Taipe...

Taipei 101 releases video preview of New Year's fireworks show! 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei 101 announced its plan for the New Year’s Eve countdown and fireworks performance that will say farewell to 2017 and welcome the New Year in magnificent style...

Top 5 Taipei restaurants to view New Year’s Eve fireworks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Be sure to make reservations soon to dine and enjoy Taipei's famous New Year's Eve firework shows, as recommended by UDN. Mega 50 Party access: average NT$50...

Top New Year's Eve celebrations in Taiwan

The following are the major events being staged around Taiwan to celebrate the New Year, including concerts, fireworks displays, and gatherings at scenic spots to view the first sunrise of 2...

New Year celebrations in Taipei generate less garbage than last year

About 18.2 metric tons of garbage was collected from Taipei's City Hall plaza, where a New Year's Eve countdown party was held Thursday, down 1.27 metric tons or 6.52 percent compared with last year's...