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...

Will Smith tries Taiwanese food at Taipei's Ningxia Night Market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a visit to Taiwan to promote his new film, American actor Will Smith toured a night market on Friday (Oct. 18) and sampled a number of popular Taiwanese dishes. ...

Bubble milk tea pizza served up at Taiwan’s National Day Reception

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s National Day Reception celebrating the country's 108th anniversary was held at Taipei Guest House on Thursday (Oct. 10), with President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英...

Delegation from Palau visits Taiwan food factory

TAOYUAN (Taiwan News) — A delegation from Taiwan's diplomatic ally the Republic of Palau visited the I-Mei Foods factory in Taoyuan City on Wednesday (Oct. 9) to gain a better insight into h...

Iconic Taiwan T-shirt featured in American fashion magazine

A T-shirt designed by a group of Taiwanese expatriates in the United States to highlight Taiwan's food culture and wildlife was featured in a recent issue of the online American fashion magazine N...

Taipei launches first Muslim-friendly vending machine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s first vending machine to sell Halal food was installed at Taipei International Convention Center (TICC) on Friday (Sept. 6), providing multiple Muslim-frien...

Taiwan Culinary Exhibition 2019 to offer multicultural fare, cooking classroom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This year's Taiwan Culinary Exhibition, the country's cuisine carnival, is showcasing signature Taiwanese and international cuisines from today (Jul. 26) to July 2...

Traditional Taiwanese breakfast foods touch down in Tokyo

TAIPEI -- (Taiwan News) Opening recently near Tokyo’s Gotanda Station, Tokyo Dòujiāng Life is conquering the local market one taste bud at a time with traditional Taiwanese breakfast food...

Atlas of Taiwan Gourmet food court opens at Taiwan Taoyuan Intl. Airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – I-Mei Gourmet Supplier Corporation (義美吉盛), an affiliate of veteran Taiwanese food provider I-Mei Foods Co. (義美食品), opened the “Atlas of Taiwan Gourmet” (美味旅圖) ...

FamilyMart seeks to end China partnership with Taiwan’s Ting Hsin

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Japanese convenience store franchise FamilyMart is reportedly suing to sever cooperation ties with the scandal-embroiled Taiwanese conglomerate Ting Hsin International (頂新...