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Taiwan ranked No. 2 in world for quality of life

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan ranked second in the world in quality of living and first in the health and wellbeing for expats in the latest survey by InterNations. In the Quality of Life cat...

Thai envoy to Taiwan discusses bilateral cooperation with Taipei mayor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The new Thai envoy to Taiwan, Twekiat Janprajak, met with Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-che (柯文哲) on Monday (April 25) and expressed interest in learning about Taipei’s approa...

Swedish parliamentary delegation to arrive in Taiwan on Sunday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation of Swedish parliamentarians will arrive in Taiwan on Sunday (April 10) for a five-day trip, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) announced on Thursday (Apri...

British man who tattooed Taiwan on forehead releases book

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A British man who gained notoriety for tattooing Taiwan on his forehead, among other incidents, has released a memoir about his adventures and misadventures across Asia ov...

Think tank initiates 1st Taiwan-Lithuania sister school talks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan NextGen Foundation (NextGen), a Taipei and Chiayi-based think tank, has launched the nation’s first sister school initiative with Lithuania. The think tank...

Japanese expats in Taiwan gear up for potential cross-strait conflict

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japanese expatriates in Taiwan may have to organize their evacuation in the event of a cross-strait conflict as China steps up its military pressure. Kyodo News reporte...

Taiwan ranked No. 1 in world for expats

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has retained its title as the best place in the world for expats for the third year in a row based on a survey by InterNations. In the InterNations Expat Insider...

Taiwanese Americans for Biden to hold rally in Taipei Saturday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A group called Taiwanese Americans for Biden will be holding a rally in Taipei on Saturday (Oct. 24) to garner support for Joe Biden. Taiwanese living in the U.S. have ...

Foreign workers not allowed to re-enter Taiwan after leaving: National Immigration Agency

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's National Immigration Agency (NIA) announced Tuesday (March 17) that all incoming migrant workers will not be allowed to re-enter Taiwan if they choose to retu...

Migrant workers arrested in N. Taiwan for illegally transferring money from shops

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taoyuan City Police raided three shops run by migrant workers from Southeast Asia on Thursday (Dec. 19) and discovered that the shops had been secretly used as illegal...

Foreign residents in Taiwan can now register for YouBike

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following a social outcry from foreigners in Taiwan over the new YouBike rental policy, the Taipei City Department of Transportation announced Tuesday (Dec. 17) that expat...

New YouBike rental policy blasted for discriminating against expats in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Expats in Taiwan are fuming over being excluded from renting YouBikes with their EasyCard smartcards, with some saying it constitutes discrimination against foreigners in ...

Taipei ranked No. 1 city in world for expats

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei retains its title as the best city for expats to live and work according to InterNations, one of the world’s largest expat networks. In the InterNations re...

Taiwanese and foreign visitors to Hong Kong fear extradition to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese and expats living in the country are becoming increasingly fearful about flying to Hong Kong in case they get arrested and sent to a prison or labor camp in China. ...

Photo of the Day: View of an average Taiwanese street

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Belgian student created this whimsical depiction of Taiwan's ubiquitous convenience stores based on a scene from the animated sitcom "The Simpsons" and posted i...