Tsai takes to streets of Taipei to celebrate tourism growth

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen took to the streets on Jan. 17 to celebrate the growth of Taiwan’s tourism industry by meeting visitors and experiencing “a day in the l...

Malaysian artist Namewee releases promo video for Taipei tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Department of Information and Tourism in Taipei in cooperation with a Malaysian hip-hop rapper, filmmaker, actor, composer, and actor Namewee (黃明志) launched promotional film...

Taiwan actor Jasper Liu promotes Taiwan in Seoul

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwanese actor, model, and musician Jasper Liu (劉以豪), who acted on 2017 Taiwanese movie "Take Me to The Moon," went to Seoul to promote "Fun Taipei 台北冬季旅遊行程"...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau criticism losing perspective

The Taiwan Tourism Bureau has been taking a fair bit of flak on social media of late and it seemed only fair to try and put these criticisms into context a little bit. Blog posts such as this one, ...

The FunPass Taipei is now available

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In order to promote tourism in and around Taipei, the tourism bureaus of Taipei City, New Taipei City, and Keelung have teamed up to offer the FunPass Taipei. With the ...

China Airlines launches first direct flight between Taiwan and U.K.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- China Airlines, in order to boost tourism, will launch its first direct flight from the UK to Taiwan in December after a five year hiatus. The decision to return to the UK m...

Top 10 alternative places to visit in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taipei is one of Asia’s great cities and can trace its history back more than 300 years. It has so many things to see and do, but visitors to Taipei always seem to wind u...

Taipei mayor arrives in Thailand for official visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je arrived in Bangkok, Thailand Tuesday on the second leg of his three-nation tour to promote tourism in the city. This is Ko’s first official ...

Taipei Mayor arrives in Kuala Lumpur to promote 2017 Universiade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) arrived in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Sunday on the first leg of his three-nation tour of South and Southeast Asia to promote the 2017 Universiade,...

Taipei Mayor to visit India late March

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) is scheduled to visit India in late March to promote tourism in the city and inspect business opportunities in the South Asian nation. The v...

Taipei City Government cultivates new immigrants as tour guides

Taipei City Vocational Development Institute will hold the free training program of tour guide for city from August 11 to September 15 which aims to cultivate new immigrants to become the pusher of to...

Zhang describes his Taiwan trip as 'a successful visit'

Beijing, June 29 (CNA) China's top official in charge of Taiwan affairs has described his just-concluded trip to Taiwan as "a successful visit," even though there were "some situations." Zhang ...

Taipei mayor talks up travel to Taiwan on Beijing trip

Taipei, June 28 (CNA) Taipei Mayor Hau Lung-bin promoted tourism in Taiwan during two meetings in Beijing on Friday, telling one Chinese official that Taiwan is hoping to attract 10 million interna...