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...

Taipei ranked 1st in InterNations Expat City Ranking

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taipei has been ranked 1st in quality of urban living and was in the top five for all indices in InterNations' latest Expat City Ranking. Taipei ranked No. 1 out of 72 c...

American journalist, bar owner dies in Kaohsiung at age 55

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American former journalist and owner of a bar in Kaohsiung passed away on Christmas Eve of complications from a stroke, and his family has composed the following obituary to...

Taiwan takes 9th spot in list of best countries to live as an expat: HSBC report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan ranks ninth among the best countries to live as an expatriate, while Singapore continues to be considered the world’s best overall destination for expats, acc...

Taiwan ranked 1st in world for quality of life: survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan has been ranked 1st in quality of life and the 2nd best place for expats overall in InterNations' Expat Insider report for 2018. In the report's Quality of Li...

Taipei murder must not tarnish Taiwan’s safe reputation

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- The brutal murder of Canadian English teacher Ramgahan Sanjay Ryan (顏柏萊) has shaken the whole of Taiwan, and understandably so. Despite the recent severe weather, the sto...

British man beaten by 10 Chinese in Cambodia for having 'Taiwan' tattooed on his forehead

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A British man was savagely beaten by nearly a dozen Chinese men in a small city in Cambodia when they discovered he had "Taiwan" tattooed on his forehead and he refus...

Taiwan the most welcoming country for expats in Asia, #2 in the world!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan has been ranked as a top destination for expats once again, by a survey of expats living in over 390 cities across the globe, with the results published recently by...

Indian Festival Holi kicks off in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taiwan Indian Festival Committee hosted Holi Festival on Sunday at Luguanghe'an Park in celebration of spreading love as well as the beginning of spring in the Indian c...

Japanese favor Taiwan’s workplace environment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Japanese workers in Taiwan have found office life more comfortable than in Japan—they note that Taiwanese coworkers are friendly and work-related stress is lower. In i...

InterNations: Taiwan ranked number 1 for quality of life by expats

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - In a new survey by the world’s largest network for people who live and work abroad, Taiwan, the newcomer in the list, was the clear winner with the best quality of life, b...

Free introductory Chinese class for new immigrants and expats

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -Taipei Public Library (TPL) and the Master’s Program in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language of Chinese Culture University are collaboratively holding free introductory Ch...

Taiwan best place to live for expats in latest survey (update)

Taipei, Aug. 30 (CNA) Taiwan has been named the world's best place to live for expatriates in the latest InterNations Expat Insider Survey, impressing foreigners living in the country with its quality...

Taiwan best place to live for expats in latest survey

Taipei, Aug. 30 (CNA) Taiwan is named the world's best place to live for expatriates in the latest InterNations Expat Insider Survey, impressing foreigners living in the country especially with its qu...