Japanese, French railways to join Taiwan's Railroad Bento Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The railroad bento box festival is taking place at Taipei Main Station from Friday to Monday (Nov. 13-15) and features gastronomical delights from Japanese and French rail...

New trademark for Taiwan Railways bento revealed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A new trademark for a cash cow of Taiwan Railways – bento boxes – has been unveiled to boost the image of the passenger favorite. The octagonal logo feature...

Taiwan Railways woos students with round-the-island 10-day pass

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) is capitalizing on the stimulus voucher scheme with a promotional program aimed at students during the summer break. Students in Ta...

Opening day memories: From Seaver to Scully, Ted to the Ted

No game today. On what was supposed to be opening day all around the majors, ballparks will be shut Thursday because of the coronavirus pandemic. So while we wait a...

Airlines to serve Taiwan Railways bento boxes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The extremely popular Taiwan Railways bento boxes are expected to be served as in-flight meals as soon as next year, reports said. Prepared by the Taiwan Railways Admin...

McDonald's Taiwan to stop serving chocolate sundaes today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- McDonald's Taiwan on Tuesday (April 16) announced that it will stop serving chocolate sundaes today (April 17) after the item had been on the fast food chain's menu for...

Taiwan Rail lunchboxes provide passenger with NT$10 million

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A passenger who spent NT$241 (US$7.8) to buy three lunchboxes at Taipei Railway Station earned NT$10 million (US$324,000) with the receipt lottery, reports said Saturday. Eve...

Introducing Blue Apron x Bob’s Burgers: Blue Apron Menus and Bob’s Burgers Episodes Will Feature Exclusive Recipes Created by Chef Alvin Cailan

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 28, 2018--Blue Apron (NYSE:APRN), known for delivering incredible cooking experiences, today announced a partnership with 20 th Century Fox Consumer Products to bring th...

Introducing Blue Apron x Bob’s Burgers: Blue Apron Menus and Bob’s Burgers Episodes Will Feature Exclusive Recipes Created by Chef Alvin Cailan

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 28, 2018--Blue Apron (NYSE:APRN), known for delivering incredible cooking experiences, today announced a partnership with 20 th Century Fox Consumer Products to bring th...

Photo of the Day: 'Accidental map of Taiwan' found in bento box

TAIWAN (Taiwan News) -- A Hungarian exchange student living in Kaohsiung took a photo of what she describes as an "accidental map of Taiwan" imprinted on the inside lid of a bento box by the...

Exhibition in Los Angeles offers a taste of Taiwanese culture and 'food literature'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Foodies in Los Angeles have an excellent opportunity to try some Taiwanese specialty snacks during March and April, and while they are tasting a bit of Taiwanese culture, ...

Customers blame new work rules for drop in Taiwan Railway Mealboxes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Customers have complained that the TRA No.1 boxed lunch store now serves significantly fewer lunchboxes as a result of the government's new work rules. Recently, mo...

University raises food safety awareness with refurbished food court

The “Gourmet Rhythm I-Mei Food Court” on the campus of Fu Jen Catholic University reopened on Monday after sitting idle since the last contractor terminated operation last year. University president C...

TRA to launch online meal box booking May 10

The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) will begin to take online meal (bento) box orders from May 10, and initially the booking will be open only to seven Puyuma express trains and one Taroko expres...