Coca-Cola releases Taiwan-themed bottle design 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To celebrate 50 years of business in Taiwan, Coca-Cola has released a special Taipei bottle design on June 20. Coca-Cola products launched in Taiwan in 1968. For t...

Taiwan tycoons return to jail after holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Tycoons Wei Ying-chun (魏應充) and Jack Sun (孫道存) returned to prison Tuesday following a 64-hour break for the Dragon Boat Festival. Both are serving time at a minimum-sec...

British 'pick-up artist' retracts apology, restarts videos of Taiwanese women, breaks law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A mere two days after issuing a video apology, a British YouTuber and self-described "pick-up artist," who has uploaded a number of exploitive videos o...

Taiwan fans impressed Ant-Man and the Wasp at red carpet event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Marvel’s “Ant-Man and the Wasp” stars Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly spent more than an hour signing autographs, taking pictures and interacting with fans...

Shangri-La’s Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei celebrates Global Wellness Day

In celebration of Global Wellness Day and to let guests say “yes” to a whole new life by living in a healthy way, Shangri-La’s Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei held a fitness event &n...

British 'Pick-up artist' Explorer Nick in Taipei to target Taiwanese women

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A British YouTuber and self described "pick-up artist" is now in Taiwan seeking to lure Taiwanese women into his videos and has already uploaded a number of clip...

Taiwan shows lots of love to NBA star Kyle Kuzma

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— NBA rookie Kyle Kuzma visited Taiwan June 6-8 to connect with fans and experience Taiwan's culture for the first time. Los Angeles Lakers star Kyle Ku...

Welfare of migrant workers in Taiwan should be of utmost concern

MANILA (Taiwan News) -  Migrant workers' group, Migrante International- Taiwan and other labor rights group held a protest calling out the Taiwanese Ministry of Labor to take action on t...

Laborers protest HTC at Taipei's Google office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A group of Serve the People-Taoyuan (SPA) members and Filipino migrant workers gathered in protest outside of the Google office in Taipei 101 today to denounce HTC for rec...

Taipei Rapid Transit Corp rolls out travel passes with coupons for dining, attractions, shopping

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Partnering with Niusnews, Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation (TRTC) will on June 1 roll out new Taipei Metro passes that are loaded with coupons offering discounts at designated fa...

Upcoming Events in Taipei for June 1 to June 7

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The month of May has come to a close, as people throughout Taiwan prepare for the true summer heat to begin. But don’t let the high temperatures keep you indoor...

Photo of the Day: Taipei night skyline from Fudekeng

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American contributor to the New York Times, Chris Horton, captured this photo of Taipei's skyline at night from Fudekeng (福德坑) on May 29. Horton, who i...

The Da Vinci Code author Dan Brown visits Taiwan

Taipei, May 25 (CNA) Dan Brown, author of the renowned novel the "The Da Vinci Code," said in Taipei on Friday that a source of inspiration for his books that often pit science against relig...

Taipei's first electric bus to launch in Oct.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Shin-Shin Bus Company Ltd. and RAC Electric Vehicles Inc. announced this afternoon, May 22, that Taipei first electric public bus hit the streets in October...

'Floral Taipei' Instagram photography contest winners unveiled

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The eight winners of an Instagram photography contest titled "Floral Taipei (花現台北)" showcased their works and shared with the audience the stories behind ea...