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I-Mei Foods is Taiwan's 'Most Chosen' fast-moving consumer goods brand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kantar Group, the London-based data analytics and brand consulting company, named I-Mei Foods as Taiwan’s “Most Chosen” fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG)...

Hiker missing for two weeks in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A 52-year-old hiker surnamed Lee (李) has been missing since Nov. 24, when after feeling unwell, he left his hiking group and turned back alone. The hiking group embarke...

Taiwan forest recreation areas, related facilities to close from May 18–28

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Forestry Bureau on Monday (May 17) announced in a press release the closure of all national forest recreation areas and related facilities under its managem...

Uncle of boy abused by judo coach in central Taiwan says condition improving

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The uncle of a seven-year-old boy who was relentlessly thrown by his classmate and judo coach last week said that he is showing some signs of improvement but is still in a...

Boy 'brain dead' after being relentlessly thrown by judo coach in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A young boy is fighting for his life and could remain in a vegetative state even if he survives, after he was was thrown nearly 30 times in a judo class last week. The ...

Registration starts for 2021 Xiuguluan River Rafting Triathlon in east Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Registration for the 2021 Xiuguluan River Rafting Triathlon on June 6 is now open until May 7, the East Coast National Scenic Area Administration (ECNSAA) said in a press ...

Taiwan's 13 National Forests offer half-price admission for two holidays

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Those planning to visit any of 13 national forest recreation areas during the Double Ten holiday as well as the Mid-Autumn Festival in October can save a few coins, as Tai...

Trees lining popular bike path in E Taiwan ‘beheaded’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Visitors were shocked on Saturday (Nov. 30) by a heavy pruning of Madagascar almond trees lining a 300-meter stretch of the popular Guanshan Township Loop Bike Lane. G...

E Taiwan's Guanshan bikelane among top five cycling destinations for Taiwanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Guanshan Township Loop Bike Lane is among the “top five favorite cycling destinations for Taiwanese people,” according to Booking.com statistics. Statis...

Taiwan’s Hualien organizes hot spring tours

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s eastern county of Hualien has organized two, one-day hot spring-themed tours that will run from Nov. 22 to Dec. 21. They are part of the county’s 2...

2019 Xiuguluan River Rafting Triathlon in eastern Taiwan opens for registration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Registration for the 2019 Xiuguluan River Rafting Triathlon, a special triathlon event that includes rafting, cycling, and running within the scenic surroundings of Hualien Cou...

International hotel chains target Taiwan despite visitor numbers flattening

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Three new hotels opened up in Taiwan earlier this week, showing the country’s hotel and hospitality business is doing fairly well despite visitor numbers levelling o...

Two rabies cases from Chinese ferret-badger bites reported in eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ten townships in Taiwan's eastern county of Hualien have issued warnings for rabies after two people tested positive for the disease as they were bitten by Chinese fer...

NT$1 million up in smoke after firefighters sent to wrong town in eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a fire was reported at an establishment in one township of Hualien County yesterday evening (June 19), firefighters were accidentally dispatched to the wrong location wit...

A wonderful trip to Yuli in Hualien, eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—When I have four-day or longer vacations, eastern Taiwan is usually my first choice of domestic destinations, and there I went on a trip during the Tomb Sweeping Holiday, du...