A-Sha becomes Taiwan's first food company listed by Inc. magazine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's A-Sha Foods (阿舍食品) was recognized as the 11th fastest-growing private food company in the U.S. by Inc. Magazine on Tuesday (Sept. 15) —the first Taiwan ...

Prague mayor shares study abroad experience in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a YouTube interview, Prague Mayor Zdenek Hrib was asked to recall his experience as an exchange student in Taiwan in 2005 and share some of his favorite memories of...

French YouTuber impressed by Taiwan's military rations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — French YouTuber Ku (酷) and his British guest Allan recently did an unboxing review of Taiwanese military rations, and both were impressed by the authentic flavors of the p...

Taiwan tea shops making splash in Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan tea chain Sharetea (歇腳亭) opened its first store recently in Japan, signaling that the bubble milk tea craze is still growing in Asia. The Asahi Shimbun said Shar...

Michelin Guide Taipei & Taichung 2020 released

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Michelin Guide Taipei 2020 was officially announced on Monday (Aug. 24), presenting the third edition of the Taipei Guide and its first-ever Taichung Guide. In the ...

Michelin announces 2020 Taipei, Taichung Bib Gourmand winners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Michelin on Tuesday (Aug. 11) announced 75 winners of its 2020 Bib Gourmand awards in Taipei and Taichung. Michelin's prestigious Bib Gourmand award is given to res...

I-Mei Foods No.1 in Taiwan for fast-moving consumer goods: Kantar Brand Footprint

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese bought 86 million products from I-Mei Foods Co. last year, making it the No.1 company for fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG), according to the Kantar Brand Footpr...

Bakery outlet Bread Société to close after 13 years in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Popular bakery outlet Bread Société (布列德) has announced the closure of all its Taiwan stores by the end of June, citing the impact of the pandemic. The co...

'Bring Jobs Back to Taiwan' attracts nearly NT$1 trillion investment: MOEA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese version of the "Bring Jobs Back to America" initiative, which aims to boost investment in the country from overseas businesspeople, local manufacture...

Taiwan's Castella named next darling in Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the Taiwanese bubble tea craze continues unabated in Japan, a renowned observer of trends in Japan has predicted that a traditional Taiwanese dessert is set to make new...

Taiwan food delivery driver reunites with dog 5 years after it went missing

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese food delivery driver burst into tears when he came across a long-lost friend during a routine delivery last week. This man took to Facebook on Saturday (Dec...

2020 “The Michelin Guide” Sets Foot in Taichung

Since the first arrival of the “Michelin Guide Taipei” in Taiwan two years ago, the gastronomic bible “Michelin Guide” has caught the attention of Taiwan’s food service i...

Carnival promoting food safety kicks off in northern Taiwan

TAOYUAN (Taiwan News) — Taoyuan City Mayor Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) and representatives of Taiwanese food manufacturers on Thursday (Nov. 7) opened the 2019 Taoyuan LOHAS Food Safety Carnival, a fou...

Taiwan and Japan reach agreement on mutual recognition of organic products

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After reaching a deal on the mutual recognition of organic certifications on Wednesday (Oct. 30), organic products will soon be allowed to circulate between Taiwan and Jap...

S. Korean Chef introduces Taiwan's food on TV

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — South Korean chef and entertainer Baek Jong-won (白種元) visited Taiwan and introduced the island's traditional cuisine on an episode of his cooking series "Street F...