Taiwan chef team to tour America, Europe, and ASEAN to promote Taiwanese cuisine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan has been known for its rich diversity in food throughout the country and as a home to world-famous food and beverage businesses. A team of 22 chefs and culinary instructo...

Taiwan’s Top 8 Fine Dining Restaurants

2018 has been a been a seminal year for fine dining in Taiwan, and we are still only in March. Earlier this month, Michelin, the globally acclaimed restaurant guide announced its first-ever Bib G...

Osaka train decked out to celebrate anniversary of Taiwan's airport MRT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A train from Osaka, Japan's Nankai Line has been painted to celebrate the one year anniversary of Taiwan's Taoyuan Airport MRT and promote Japanese tourism to...

Exhibition in Los Angeles offers a taste of Taiwanese culture and 'food literature'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Foodies in Los Angeles have an excellent opportunity to try some Taiwanese specialty snacks during March and April, and while they are tasting a bit of Taiwanese culture, ...

Michelin announces 2018 Taipei Bib Gourmand winners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- For the first time in Taipei, Michelin today (March 6) released the winners of its Bib Gourmand awards, just one week before its highly anticipated Michelin Guid...

Acclaimed Taiwan chef wins lifetime achievement award

Taipei (CNA) -- In late February, acclaimed Taiwanese chef Andre Chiang (江振誠) was informed he will receive the 2018 Diners Club Lifetime Achievement Award - Asia, the first Taiwanese chef to be honore...

Taiwanese cuisine featured at Vietnam’s charity food festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Several Taiwanese dishes were on sale at Vietnam's annual 2017 Food Festival in with the aim of raising funds for young women and children fac...

Taiwan in London – 5 things that link Taiwan to London

London is 6,000 miles away from Taiwan and on the face of it another world entirely. The capital city of the UK ostensibly has few ties to Taiwan, especially since Britain switched its diplomatic reco...

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...

10 new places to eat next in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- HungryinTaipei lists the hip and new restaurants in Taipei for the summer of 2017. 1. DISTRICT ONE TAIPEI  (Photo by @hungryintaipei)  District O...

Bubble milk tea voted No.1 must-eat by Universiade athletes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese bubble milk tea wins the first place of the must-eat Taiwanese foods among the Universiade athletes. As the 2017 Universiade keeps rolling forward in Taipei, ...

Stinky tofu ranks top of the Taipei night market food

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwanese traditional cuisine stinky tofu has been voted as the best night market food in Taipei this year, following by the oyster omelet and the chicken fillet....

Universiade-themed Taiwan Beer to launch in August

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two hundred and fifty boxes of Taiwan Beer with Universiade-themed labeling will be offered to the guests at the event’s opening and closing ceremony and more w...

Can the average Taiwanese person in Taipei speak English?

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese vlogger posted a social experiment on YouTube testing if travelers can communicate with the average person in Taipei in English. Ya Ting Yu, 26, known as Ir...

Biggest night market in northern Taiwan opens Saturday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Sing Ren Garden Night Market (興仁花園夜市) opens on Saturday officially in New Taipei's Shulin District (樹林區), becoming the biggest night market in northern Taiwan...