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Cannabis congee: New evidence reveals heady Tang dynasty staple food

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — New archeological evidence has emerged that cannabis was a dietary staple in China during the Tang Dynasty. Though it is widely believed a kind of cannabis congee was c...

Indonesian caregiver recorded beating elderly woman in western Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Indonesian caregiver is facing a fine of up to NT$150,000 (US$5,401) after she was caught on a surveillance camera beating the elderly Taiwanese woman who was in her ca...

Taiwan charms Hungary with Tainan's gastronomic appeal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An exhibition in Hungary is putting the spotlight on the gourmet city of Tainan as part of Taiwan’s bid to project soft power worldwide through its rich cuisine. ...

Premium milkfish from southern Taiwan reaches US market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American consumers will soon be able to savor one of Taiwan’s most iconic seafood products — the milkfish, a well-known product from the gastronomic city of Ta...

Sun Food and Beverage Actively Promotes Macao’s Culinary Culture Bringing Authentic Macanese Flavors to Mainland China

MACAO SAR - Media OutReach - 26 April 2021 - As an enterprise rooted in Macao and backed by our motherland, it is one of Suncity Group's priorities to support the Government of the Macao Special Ad...

More Choice, More Variety for a New Lifestyle at 7-Eleven!

HONG KONG SAR - Media OutReach - 26 February 2021 - 7-Eleven has teamed up with Green Monday to launch a range of plant-based meals, including ready meals to go and classic dim sum dishe...

Michelin announces 2020 Taipei, Taichung Bib Gourmand winners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Michelin on Tuesday (Aug. 11) announced 75 winners of its 2020 Bib Gourmand awards in Taipei and Taichung. Michelin's prestigious Bib Gourmand award is given to res...

The 8th "Xinhui Yamen Gudou Crab Festival" Grandly Opens to Indulge Summer Craze at "Crab Party at Planet Galaxy Beach"

HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 19 June 2020 - The 8th "Xinhui Yamen Gudou Crab Festival" will be held from 20 June to 20 August in Xinhui Gudou Hot Spring Town, which is familiar to many Hong Kon...

Restaurants are welcoming back diners, from Paris to Bangkok

The outbreak of the coronavirus has dealt a shock to the global economy with unprecedented speed. Following are developments Monday related to the national and global response, the work place and the ...

Coronavirus: How helpful is traditional Chinese medicine in fighting the disease?

In a recent article published on a public WeChat account for medical news, Tang Ying, the director of a county-level hospital in Henan province, describes how she's keeping her doctors safe from t...

Visitors to Taiwan invited to sample island’s milkfish

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Fisheries Agency (FA) of Taiwan on Monday (Aug. 12) held a press event to promote one of the island’s most commercially important fish – the milkfish. M...

Centenarian Taipei barber continues to cut hair after 70 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A childless centenarian barber who lives in solitude in Taipei had an unforgettable Father’s Day experience on Tuesday (July 30) surrounded by a group of social work...

Taiwanese activist tosses squid congee at Chiang Kai-shek statute on anniversary eve of 228

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese man tossed squid congee towards the statue of the country's former ruler, Chiang Kai-shek, at the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall (中正紀念堂) on Feb. 27, in protest o...

First 2 cases of imported measles this year confirmed in Taiwan, over 300 exposed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two Taiwanese men were confirmed to have contracted the measles after traveling to Vietnam and the Philippines, marking the first two cases of imported measles this year in Tai...

Latest U.S. presidential contender Kirsten Gillibrand lived in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, the latest politician to announce a bid for president of the United States, once lived in Taichung, the Liberty Times reported Wednesday. The New ...