Taiwan’s Din Tai Fung announces launch date of first UK restaurant

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Famous Taiwanese dim sum chain, Din Tai Fung (鼎泰豐) announced the opening date of their first U.K. restaurant this week, with doors set to open at the London flagship in th...

Ramen rater releases list of 'Top 10 Taiwanese Instant Noodles of All Time'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Again sporting a bold Taiwan No. 1 T-shirt like last year, blogger Hans Lienesch on ​Sept. 2 announced his top 10 favorite Taiwanese ramen noodle products for th...

Neat places to visit in Daxi in Taiwan’s northern city of Taoyuan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—I made a visit to Daxi in Taiwan’s northern city of Taoyuan last month but felt that I hadn’t fully explored this lovely town, so I went there again on Tuesday (...

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...

Taiwan’s I-Mei to buy 250 tons of red pitaya amid glut

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As Taiwanese farmers have suffered from banana, pineapple and pitaya gluts this summer, Taiwanese food giant I-Mei Foods announced this year's third roun...

600 Taiwanese overseas volunteers to teach English in remote areas

A total of 600 native English-speaking youths of ethnic Chinese descent will soon be sent to schools in Taiwan's rural areas to serve as English-teaching volunteers for two weeks to reduce the lea...

‘Safety’ is Taiwan's most attractive trait for Asian tourists: survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The most attractive quality of Taiwan for Asian tourists is not its bubble tea, xiaolongbao, or other delicious snacks of its diverse culinary landscape, but “safety...

MOFA-led food and beverage delegation at Bangkok trade show bears fruit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) led a delegation of 36 Taiwanese food and beverage companies to the THAIFEX – World of Food Asia 2018 super trad...

I-Mei to buy another 100 tons of bananas from desperate Taiwanese farmers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Following a Taiwanese food giant's announcement to procure 100 tons of bananas from local banana growers struggling with low prices, the Council of Agriculture (CO...

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, ...

Exhibitors from across Taiwan join Foodex Japan 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The international FOODEX Japan 2018 began on March 6 in Tokyo, Japan. FOODEX Japan 2018 is the largest event of the year for Taiwanese Taiwanese food companies abroad, ...

Taiwan's Council of Agriculture inks deal with Japan's Nippon Expressway Company

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On March 2, representatives from Taiwan’s Council of Agriculture (COA) inked an agreement with the Central Nippon Expressway Company (NEXCO), the Japanese entity tha...

Taiwan aims to supply food for the Olympic Village at Tokyo Games in 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In addition to seeing talented athletes represent their country at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, Taiwan is also hoping to be a supplier of agricultural products to support...

Today is Dongzhi, time to eat tangyuan!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Today (Dec. 22) is the Dongzhi (冬至, extreme of winter) Festival or winter solstice, the longest day of winter based on the lunisolar calendar, the following is an overview...

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...