Photo of the Day: Map of Taiwan's icons

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Australian educator on Thursday (April 23) completed this lighthearted illustration of a map of Taiwan festooned with a number of the country's most iconic symbols....

Taiwan police offer Singaporean woman shelter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A New Taipei City police officer recently brought a stranded Singaporean woman back to his police station and offered her a sofa to sleep on to avoid the elements, CNA rep...

New Taiwan Taoyuan airport control tower unveiled

The new control tower that opened at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on Monday will help boost the airport's flight handling capacity while also serving as a new landmark, Transportation Mini...

New Taiwan Taoyuan airport control tower inspired by Queen's Head rock

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The new Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport (TPE) air traffic control tower, which is slated to begin operations in December, was inspired by Queen's Head rock in nor...

Taiwan's new Taoyuan Intl. Airport control tower to facilitate smart aviation

A new control tower at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport will be officially inaugurated next month amid efforts to boost smart aviation nationwide, Transportation Minister Lin Chia-lung (林佳龍) said ...

Filipino OFW shoots video showing 63 scenic sites in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Filipino migrant worker vlogger has created a video documenting his travels to 63 scenic spots across Taiwan over the course of a year. Marc Peter Uy, 25, hails from ...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau releases promotional footage featuring Korean star

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Tourism Bureau released behind-the-scene footage of a micro film featuring Korean star Ok Taec Yeon (玉澤演) in a news release on its website on Friday (Aug. 30). T...

Yehliu Geopark hosts colorful night tours and concert in April

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Yehliu Geopark (野柳地質公園) in Wanli District (萬里區), New Taipei City, will have a very different look at night in April as the park’s trademark Queen’s Head and ot...

Taiwan's Top 10 Theme Parks

Summer is here and that means the kids are on holiday and many people are looking for something fun and exciting to do. A theme park is an obvious place to head, and while some Taiwanese people may ch...

Fishing party rescued from the ocean near Yehliu Geopark in New Taipei City

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— A group of four men had to be rescued by police and fire department officials on the morning of June 11, when they went out fishing near Yehliu Geopark in Wanli District of...

Taiwan's Yehliu allows visitors to admire the iconic Queen’s Head rock in the evening

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's remarkable tourist destination, Yehliu Geopark is going to open in the evening for the first time to allow the public to admire the iconic Queen's Head ro...

Photo of the Day: Sunset at Taiwan's Yehliu Geopark

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A member of the Facebook group Taiwan Photowalkers on March 13 posted this spectacular photo of a sunset at Taiwan's Yehliu Geopark. Situated in New Taipei City's Wa...

Taiwan's ancient Queen's head at risk of being beheaded

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — One of Taiwan's best-known natural wonders, a piece of rock shaped by nature to resemble the head of a woman, is threatened by a crack at its base, officials said Tues...

Chiang Kai-shek Mausoleum suffers declining tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As some sectors of the tourism industry have been hit by declining Chinese tourists numbers since the election of President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), vendors at Taoyuan’s Cihu ...

Bus crashes into roadside house, driver critically injured and others safe

A tour bus carrying visitors from China crashed into a roadside house near Taiwan’s capital on Monday morning, critically injuring the driver, who had lost vital signs before arriving at hospita...