Din Tai Fung to hold job fair in Taipei 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's most renowned dumpling chain, Din Tai Fung, will offer one hundred positions, with a chef's monthly salary around NT$56,000. Din Tai Fung was esta...

Malaysian artist Namewee releases promo video for Taipei tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Department of Information and Tourism in Taipei in cooperation with a Malaysian hip-hop rapper, filmmaker, actor, composer, and actor Namewee (黃明志) launched promotional...

Taiwan hosts baking workshop for six allies from the Pacific

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The hospitality industry has been thriving in Taiwan in recent years, and in view of this, 28 participants from the country’s Pacific allies have come to Tainan to t...

Taiwan's I-Mei to reveal 15 creative dragon fruit recipes online to help farmers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Do you know that the skin of a dragon fruit is edible? Do you know the dramatic-looking tropical fruit can be used in many dishes beyond salad and become a main ingredient in so...

Taipei City wins Global Traveler award for Best Leisure Destination in Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taipei City has for the first time won a Leisure Lifestyle Award, as the best leisure destination in Asia, reports said Thursday. Each year, Global Traveler Magazine or...

Taoist deity Nezha joins Taiwan Carnival in South Africa  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s overseas communities and representative office in South Africa held the third Taiwan Carnival in Johannesburg Saturday (South African time), attra...

State of Washington celebrates 'Taiwanese American Heritage' this month

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Representative office in Seattle and local Taiwanese residents are preparing for a “Taiwanese American Heritage Week,” which will also correspond wi...

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...