Updated info available on work permit application for foreign professionals in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Employers and foreigners looking for professional jobs in Taiwan are advised to refer to the updated manuals regarding work permit applications before submitting required ...

Wu Feng and Dallas Waldo release video 'Taiwan is my Home'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan, Turkish TV show host Ugur Rifat Karlova, better known as Wu Feng (吳鳳), and Canadian rapper Dallas Waldie, who goes by the stage name Dallas Wal...

Rogue foreign sunbathers wanted in western Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two foreigners are wanted by police in western Taiwan's Changhua City after they were spotted by motorists sunbathing with their shirts off on the hatched stripin...

British woman in Taipei faces legal battle over rescued stray dogs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A British woman who has lived in Taiwan for over 20 years, and who is a former board member of Animals Taiwan (台灣動物協會), is facing a legal dispute and possibly heavy fines ...

French vlogger says Taiwan has more of a future than S. Korea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A French vlogger has attracted many new fans in Taiwan after he released a video on Saturday (June 30) saying that he has left South Korea to live in Taiwan instead b...

British con artist retracts fake apology, restarts videos of Taiwanese women, breaks law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A mere two days after issuing a fake video apology, a British con artist, who has uploaded a number of exploitive videos of Taiwanese women he met on the streets of T...

British con artist records fake video apology for 'insulting Taiwanese women'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A British con artist, who has uploaded a number of exploitive videos of Taiwanese women he met on the streets of Taipei, yesterday (June 15) recorded a fake vide...

British con artist exploiting Taiwanese women takes down videos, banned from Airbnb

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A British con artist, who has uploaded a number of exploitive videos of Taiwanese women he met on the streets of Taipei, yesterday (June 14) took down all h...

Foreigners in Taiwan agree NT$27,000 a month insufficient to survive in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A video posted by a foreign YouTuber in Taiwan about the low average starting salary of local university graduates has resonated with a great number of netizens and garner...

British man apologizes for tossing banana peel from car in southern Taiwan 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A British man, who incurred the wrath of Taiwanese netizens for chucking a banana peel from the passenger side of a car while it drove through southern Taiwan, has issued ...

City in Southern Taiwan promotes bilingual menu, recruits foreign 'mystery diners'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - In order to promote local cuisine to international tourists and non-Taiwanese in Taiwan, this year Tainan City Government is seeking collaboration with foreigners livi...

Foreign English teacher apologizes for kicking elderly lady's bag, cursing Taiwanese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A foreign English teacher who was seen in a Taipei MRT station swearing at a Taiwanese man and making an obscene gesture has released a video apologizing for his actions.&...

Foreign English teacher kicks elderly woman's suitcase, curses Taiwanese on Taipei MRT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A foreign English teacher on Saturday was seen at a Taipei MRT station kicking an elderly woman's suitcase, swearing at her and then cursing and making a vulgar gestur...

Foreign student work permit application process in Taiwan simplified 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The process to apply for work permits for foreigners, overseas compatriots and ethnic Chinese students while studying in Taiwan has been simplified, benefiting an estimated 40,...

Interactive chart shows how foreigners are distributed in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two foreign IT professionals have created an interactive chart which shows how many foreigners of various nationalities live in different cities in Taiwan and gives some intere...