Taiwan diplomatic event in Boston big hit despite minor faux-pas

BOSTON (Taiwan News) — Boston’s historic Park Plaza hotel hosted a diplomatic event celebrating Taiwan's 2019 National Day. Held in the hotel’s multi-story grand ballroom, the...

Tsai video promoting Taiwan draws cheers from Mets crowd

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A video featuring Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen and Taiwan Youtuber Tsai Aga (蔡阿嘎) received enthusiastic cheers from the crowd at a New York Mets game on Saturday (Sept. 7). ...

US city Fort Lauderdale designates July 25 as Taiwan Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Officials in Fort Lauderdale, Florida announced Thursday that July 25 would be designated as "Taiwan Day," as both sides seek to boost bilateral ties. At an e...

Taiwan’s offices in US stage activities to mark TRA40

Taiwan Day was staged April 7 in cities across the U.S. to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the Taiwan Relations Act (TRA40) and celebrate the enduring partnership between the two sides. Organiz...

'Taiwan Day of Action 8/22' declared against US airlines today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The grassroots Taiwanese-American advocacy group Keep Taiwan Free has declared today (Aug. 22) "Taiwan Day of Action 8/22" and is encouraging netizens of the world to...

Taiwan Nobel laureate to throw first pitch at New York Mets game

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The New York Mets announced July 10 that Taiwan Nobel Prize winner, Dr. Yuan T. Lee (李遠哲), will throw the opening pitch at a New York Mets baseball game August 26. The ...

Taiwan diplomat throws first pitch at Australian Baseball League game

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s representative in Sydney on Friday threw the ceremonial first pitch at the Australian Baseball League (ABL) game of the Sydney Blue Sox against the Brisbane...

Taiwan Day event held in Malaysia to seek e-commerce opportunities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Economic Affairs (MOEA) ran a Taiwan Day event in Malaysia to support opportunities and development for Taiwan e-commerce operators in one of the biggest...

Taiwanese troupe to perform at Taiwan Day celebrations in New Zealand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An acrobatic troupe from the National Taiwan College of Performing Arts will perform at Taiwan Day celebrations in Auckland according to New Zealand’s local media St...

Taiwan's Tourism Bureau attempts to increase visitor numbers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After reports of China Airlines planning to stop its weekly flights to New York, Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau extended its campaign to attract visitors from North America...

Online competition for free Taiwan trip running now!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-- Taiwan's Tourism Bureau’s series of events for the Taiwan Heritage Week from Aug. 14 to 20 will include a free trip for two winners to travel to Taiwan with five-star ...

“Meet Colors! Taiwan” Mobile Marketing Campaign in Kansai, Japan

JAPAN (Taiwan News) - Tourism Bureau, MOTC today for the first time is promoting Taiwan tourism activity in Kansai with a series of color painting in Japan’s train body as well as the interior d...

WowPrime to offer refunds in wake of oil scandal

Steve Day, chairman of WowPrime Group, announced that 23 branches in the group would begin offering refunds to customers in connection with the latest edible oil scandal to hit Taiwan’s food industry....