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Taiwan’s Tainan to roll out multilingual menus for foreign tourists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tainan is launching multilingual menus this year in a bid to boost tourism and promote its culinary scene—a source of pride for the southern Taiwanese city. Based...

Syria's uprooted adapt to coexisting on the margins

JARABLUS, Syria (AP) — When Hikmat's mother managed to sneak back into their home city of Aleppo, now controlled by government forces, she found a single word spray-painted in red on their house: "Con...

Singapore Postcard: Summit a chance to showcase its food

SINGAPORE (AP) — The tiny city-state of Singapore is hosting its largest media contingent ever for the summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un. They will be well fed,...

Direct daily flights between Taipei and Penang, Malaysia coming soon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – According to the Chief Minister of Peneng in Malaysia, the local government has established an agreement with Taiwan’s China Airlines, that will see direct daily fli...

Taiwan to boost food safety budget by 50%

Accelerating global trade and cross-border travel has made food safety problems a global concern. In Taiwan, a string of stomach-churning food safety scandals over the past few years have not only dam...