Taiwan Expo series goes into second-tier cities in New Southbound Policy countries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A series of Taiwan Expo organized by Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) will be held in five second-tier cities in New Southbound Policy countries in 2019,...

Taiwan Premier, Culture Minister inaugurate new cultural corridor in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2019 Taiwan Creative Expo officially opened in Taipei on Wednesday morning (April 24), coinciding with the inauguration of a new cultural corridor, which stretches alo...

India should bolster Taiwan ties to frustrate China’s aggressive designs

In 2014-15, both India and Taiwan elected new leaders, projected as harbingers of change, to overhaul their respective economies and international standing. With China challenging India’s positi...

MAC alarmed as Chinese video streaming platforms try to enter Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s top government agency handling cross-strait affairs, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC), voiced concern over reports that Tencent Video, a video streaming p...

Polish Office in Taipei hosts film festival to share Poland's culture with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Polish government has been hosting film festivals across the world to celebrate 100 years of the country’s independence, which Poles celebrated on Nov. 11, 2018,...

Taiwan Presidential Office building to host centennial celebration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Presidential Office revealed the visual design and animation Monday for an upcoming campaign to celebrate the centennial of the building where Taiwan’s leaders h...

Taiwan Representative office in Germany shares 'year of the Pig' spirit with local politicians

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Representative Office in Munich, Germany treated some local politicians to some special Taiwanese-style foods over the Lunar New Year Holidays. A meal of bra...

Taiwan wins best design award at India's OTM travel fair

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan won the best design award at the OTM travel show in India, by featuring Taiwanese signature traditions. The OTM travel show is an industry gateway to India's...

Night markets in southern Taiwan to roll out bilingual menus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After a successful pilot program, the Tainan City Government will roll out bilingual menus throughout eight night markets to promote tourism, reported CNA. The menus wi...

Taiwanese expats extend charitable relief to homeless in Brazil

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese expatriates in Brazil donated an enormous 1,200 food baskets to São Paulo homeless charity Casa Belém in a ceremony on Dec. 9. CNA reports that ...

Western Taiwan shop owner turns litter into satirical 'art exhibit'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A photo posted on Facebook on Sunday (Nov. 11) of an "art exhibition" created by the owner of a clothing store and made from trash left in front of his shop in wester...

Taipei's Longshan and Baoan temples officially named national monuments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Longshan Temple and Dalongdong Baoan Temple were officially added to the list of Taiwan's national monuments today by the Ministry of Culture (MOC). A ceremony cel...

Taiwanese entrepreneurs see thriving business opportunities in Southeast Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As early as 20 years ago, Taiwanese enterprises started making investments in the Southeast Asian market, with promising business opportunities continuing to available for...

Taiwan's list of national monuments to reach 100 after addition of 2 temples: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s list of national monuments is expected to reach 100, with the addition of Taipei’s Dalongdong Baoan Temple and Lungshan Temple of Manka on Nov. 12. ...

Foreign students can stay longer after graduation: Taiwan Ministry of Interior

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In order to attract and retain outstanding international students who seek employment in Taiwan, the Ministry of Interior (MOI) on Nov.1 passed a law amendment that allows...