Taiwan finds 10 kilograms of pork on Chinese ship

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The coast guard found 10 kilograms of pork on a Chinese ship which entered Taiwanese waters near Penghu Saturday. Taiwan has been on the alert for Chinese pork and other meat...

Taiwan citizens traveling to Penghu for tourism to receive double benefits in January

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan citizens traveling to Penghu for tourism in January are eligible to receive both the hotel subsidies offered by the country’s Tourism Bureau and the free gift sets...

Local passion for heritage helps preserve iconic tidal traps in Penghu, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- Around 50 kilometers off the west coast of Taiwan proper in Penghu County, a heritage renaissance led by residents in tandem with central and local governments is underway. Re...

Taiwan’s Penghu gives away NT$300 gift set to every visitor over 18

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Every non-Penghu citizen over 18 years old who visits Penghu during the period from now until April 30, 2019 is eligible to receive a gift package worth NT$300, according to...

2018 Penghu International Light Festival fires up tonight

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Penghu International Light Festival (2018 澎湖國際海灣燈光節) is opening tonight (Sept. 27) in concurrence with the 2018 World Congress for the Most Beautiful Bays in the ...

Taiwan's Penghu seizes opportunity of hosting MBBW World Congress to promote tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Penghu County Government is gearing up for the World Congress (the annual meeting) of "The Most Beautiful Bays in the World Club" and at the same time is grasping the o...

Air ambulances stationed in Taiwan’s Penghu inaugurated on August 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A brand new AgustaWestland AW169 helicopter carrying part of its medical flight crew took off from Taichung Airport in central Taiwan on Tuesday (July 31) morning and arrive...

10 'island hosts' ready to explore and market Taiwan’s offshore islands

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--At a press conference in Taipei on on Wednesday (July 25), Tourism Bureau Director-General Chou Yung-hui (周永暉) met the 10 “island hosts” selected from a recruiting ac...

New book about Taiwan’s 10+ charming islands published

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Do you know that Taiwan has a total of more than 300 off-shore islands? The country’s Tourism Bureau has designated 2018 as the “Year of Bay Tourism” to pr...

Fireworks to once again light up Taiwan’s Penghu archipelago

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Magnificent fireworks displays will once again light up the skies of the Penghu archipelago this year from August 6 to November 3, according to media reports. To extend t...

Tourism festival promotes Taiwan’s islands in New York

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The "2018 International Travel and Taiwan Tourism Festival" was held in New York City on Saturday June 30, in a bid to promote tourism to Taiwan's outlying i...

‘Coolest job in Taiwan’ recruiting activity to close soon, interested people mustn't hesitate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—With the closing date of “the coolest job in Taiwan”—playing hosts to Taiwan 10 charming islands—recruiting activity being only 11 days from now, the...

Pitchpersons wanted: promote 10 of Taiwan's islands and earn NT$35,000!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As part of the “Year of Bay Tourism” initiative, the Tourism Bureau is offering a much-coveted job – promoting ten selected islands of Taiwan and getting...

Small plane veers off runway; crew and passengers safe

Taipei, April 23 (CNA) A Daily Air Corp. (DAC) plane veered off the runway at Kaohsiung International Airport after landing Monday evening, but all 15 passengers and two crew members were safe, airpor...

Taiwan Coast Guard seizes three Chinese vessels in two days near Penghu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwanese Coast Guard operating around the Pescadores Island chain (Penghu County) has been busy over the past two days, seizing a total of three Chinese vessels tresp...