New immigrants in Changhua, Taiwan to celebrate mid-autumn festival with moon cake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Changhua County Government held a DIY moon cake event on Sept. 16. The event was held at Changhua County Stadium to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival which falls on Sept...

Taiwan aims to be 1st choice for Indian students studying abroad

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Thanks to the efforts of Taiwanese overseas representative offices, and the Ministry of Education, it is expected that as many as 10,000 Indian students will join research...

Over 120 leaders to converge for city forum in southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The second annual Global Harbor City Forum will kick off in Kaohsiung City (高雄市) on Sept. 25, bringing together more than 120 city leaders from 25 countries, reported CNA....

Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy should start at home: academic

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The government’s New Southbound Policy can start at home with a positive treatment of foreign workers and spouses, the chairman of the new government-funded Taiwan-Asia Ex...

Taiwan targets Australia, New Zealand tourists with strong presence of marketing activities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - To promote Taiwan as an ideal tourism destination, Taiwan's Tourism Bureau Singapore Office has launched a string of marketing activities in Australia and New Zealand f...

Taiwan strengthens security ties with India, Japan, Australia and Singapore

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As Taiwan’s number of official diplomatic allies keeps dwindling under pressure from China, the island is seeking closer security ties to countries like India, Japan...

Taiwan President pledges to support small and medium businesses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) pledged to continue to support Taiwan's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), saying they are Taiwan's economic lifeline, ...

Philippines entices Taiwan electronics industry at SEMICON Taiwan 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Among a host of plain booths, the Philippines electronics and semiconductor promotion booth colorfully and confidently extolled the Philippines as win-win partner for Taiw...

Taipei Economic and Trade Office in Indonesia holds Taiwan film screening

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Taipei Economic and Trade Office (TETO) in Indonesia held a Taiwan film screening and pre-conference tea party on Sept. 5 at Cinemaxx Theater Plaza Semanggi Jakarta. ...

Taiwan’s culture ministry to promote local pop music to New Southbound Policy target countries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s Ministry of Culture announced at a press conference on August 28 that Taiwan will embark on a campaign to promote the country’s popular music in th...

Taiwan will do everything possible to participate in 2nd round of CPTPP negotiation: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Tuesday that Taiwan will continue efforts to promote regional economic integration and to participate in the trans-pacific agreement...

China interferes with Southeast Asian visitors to Taiwan’s Double Ten National Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China is warning Overseas Chinese in Southeast Asia not to attend Double Ten National Day ceremonies in Taiwan next month, or they might be refused entry to China in the f...

Taiwan mulls cutting visa-free travel to twice a year from 6 times for Thai, Philippines, Brunei tourists 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - In the wake of more Southeast Asian visitors on visa waiver programs involved in the sex trade during multiple trips to Taiwan, Taiwanese officials are plann...

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...

Taiwan cabinet to review efficacy of New Southbound Policy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Sparked by controversy over the rapidly changing visa fee policy by the Thai representative office in Taiwan, Minister Without Portfolio Chang Ching-sen (張景森) is conv...