Asian Ecotourism Network holds annual conference in Alishan, Taiwan

CHIAYI (Taiwan News) — Experts and industry representatives traveling from 17 countries and areas across the Asia Pacific discussed ecotourism and sustainable development of nature and indigenou...

Asia-Pacific ecotourism delegation to convene in Alishan of central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Experts and industry representatives from 17 countries and areas are gathering Saturday at Alishan National Scenic Area of Chiayi County to discuss the promotion of ecotou...

Japan NGO donates 23,000 books to elementary schools in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In gratitude for the assistance provided by Taiwan following the earthquakes and tsunami that hit Japan in 2011, a Japanese non-profit organization donated 23,000 picture ...

Taiwan Presidential Office unveils New Year's giveaways to celebrate Year of the Pig

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Presidential Office unveiled on Monday the design for Lunar New Year’s couplet, red envelope, and gift pouch, all of which will be given away as a tradition to c...

New cabinet takes office in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) was sworn in Monday as the new premier for the Tsai administration, four days after former Premier William Lai (賴清德) confirmed his resi...

Netherlands to seek further collaboration with Taiwan on circular economy

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — For the year of 2019, the Dutch representative office in Taiwan anticipates further collaboration with both Taiwan’s central and municipal governments on the field...

Taipei Zoo welcomes four black-faced spoonbills as new immigrants from Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four black-faced spoonbills took a four-hour flight operated by China Airlines from Tokyo Monday afternoon, and arrived at Taipei Songshan Airport in the evening, where st...

Taiwan and Canada introduce new measures on mutual working holiday visas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An update for the reciprocal pact concerning the issuance of working holiday visas between Taiwan and Canada has gone into effect, which will allow citizens of the two nat...

Taiwan signs agreement with Marshall Islands to promote Austronesian language, culture

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Council of Indigenous Peoples (CIP) on Friday in Taipei inked a deal with the Pacific state of the Marshall Islands on promoting Austronesian languages and ...

Taiwan to donate US$200,000 to Philippines for its recovery from Usman storm

TAIPEI (Taiwan) — The central Philippines was hit by a tropical depression named Usman at the end of last year, killing more than 100 people and forcing hundreds and thousands of local residents...

Taiwan and Minnesota, US to reach reciprocal deal on driver’s licenses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and the U.S. State of Minnesota will ink a driver’s license agreement that will see simplified procedures for citizens of the two locations for acquiring lice...

Taiwan will never accept China's 'one country, two systems,' says President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During an impromptu press conference called hours after Xi Jinping's “unification” talk, Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) sternly rejected the possibili...

Safeguarding democratic values and Taiwan’s sovereignty: President Tsai envisions hard work in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Addressing the nation on the first day of the year, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) took a hard line on Taiwan’s relationship with China and touched upon the possibilit...

Exhibition celebrating Taiwan's professional baseball games opens in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An exhibition celebrating the 30th anniversary of Taiwan’s professional baseball league kicked off Saturday in Taipei, highlighting various memorable moments in the ...

Taiwan AI Labs and Microsoft launch AI platform to facilitate genetic analysis

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An artificial-intelligence-based platform developed by Taiwan’s AI Labs in collaboration with Microsoft Taiwan was launched Thursday in Taipei. It is claimed that th...