56 eateries to vie for 'best beef noodles' title in Taipei competition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of 56 restaurants, 32 of which are based in Taipei, have been shortlisted in an international competition for the title of the "best beef noodles," the T...

South Korean celebrity eats to heart’s content in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A South Korean entertainer known for her insatiable appetite recently visited Taipei for a short film project to promote travel to the capital of Taiwan. Yang Soo-bin (...

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) ...

Chinese tanks roll toward Taipei – at least on a smaller scale

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Tanks of China’s People’s Liberation Army were rolling toward Taipei after destroying a Taiwanese Army Humvee Friday (April 19) – at least in the imagina...

Michelin Bib Gourmand unveils 15 new ‘street food’ establishments in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Michelin on Wednesday unveiled 24 Bib Gourmand “street food” establishments in night markets – 15 of which are appearing in the Guide for the first time ...

Check out these old-school Taiwan snacks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is a second heaven for foodies, with its bustling night markets, street vendors and hole-in-the-wall eateries serving up deliciously affordable snacks. First-tim...

Taiwanese fear Holiday KTV-Cashbox merger could lead to higher prices

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After Taiwanese KTV (Karaoke club) rivals Holiday KTV and Cashbox Partyworld announced they would merge on Thursday (Feb. 21), Taiwanese netizens questioned if the tie-up of su...

I-Mei opens Bees' Journey food court at Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport opened a new food court at its Terminal 2 Saturday after two months of preparation by I-Mei Gourmet Supplier Corporation (義美吉盛). “B...

Taiwan News interviews North Korean defector, human rights advocate Ji Seong-Ho

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ahead of the Oslo Freedom Forum happening in Taipei this weekend, Nov. 10, Taiwan News was able to interview Ji Seong-Ho, a defector from North Korea, and a guest speaker ...

Taiwanese delicacy 'gua bao' praised by CNN as 'taking over the world'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - This Taiwanese delicacy has been featured and loved by numerous international media, travel/food guides, and bloggers, and recently, it was featured in a CNN travel article. Its...

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"...

Taoyuan airport invites public to vote on its food, drink

Taipei, May 16 (CNA) Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport on Wednesday launched an online poll for people to select the best food and beverages sold at its shops, the airport management said. The ...

Michelin announces 2018 Taipei Bib Gourmand winners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- For the first time in Taipei, Michelin today (March 6) released the winners of its Bib Gourmand awards, just one week before its highly anticipated Michelin Guide Taipei will a...

Taiwan in London – 5 things that link Taiwan to London

London is 6,000 miles away from Taiwan and on the face of it another world entirely. The capital city of the UK ostensibly has few ties to Taiwan, especially since Britain switched its diplomatic reco...

Eat beef noodles and contribute to charity at Taipei Main Station Oct. 7-8

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A charity event highlighting one of Taiwan’s most famous dishes—beef noodles—will take place at the Taipei Railway Station Rear Area between October 7 and ...