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Photo of the Day: 'The Depth of Danger' in eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This ominous-sounding sign was photographed in eastern Taiwan over the weekend by a Canadian writer. On Sunday (Feb. 14), John Groot captured this image while traveling...

Southern Taiwan high school mocked for 'Intermational' typo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A private school's attempt at a name change ran into some trouble on Sunday (Dec. 27), when netizens noticed that it had posted a sign referring to itself as an "...

YouTuber spots 'funniest translation' on Taiwan mountain trail sign

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An American travel YouTuber on Saturday (Nov. 28) posted video of the "funniest sign" he had ever seen at the head of a mountain trail in southern Taiwan, prompt...

Photo of the Day: Taipei bakery breaks English

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese political scientist spotted this badly mangled English translation of a pastry at a bakery in Taipei over the weekend. Gwenyth Wang-Reeves, who currently wo...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan's 'Ukrainian Jopanese Heart Beitun Line'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A funny Chinglish sign has been spotted in a new Taichung MRT station under construction which reads "Ukrainian Jopanese Heart Beitun Line." On Thursday (Aug 1), a...

Photo of the Day: 'Do not accept Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Western and Chinese netizens alike are getting quite a chuckle from a sign at a popular hotpot chain in China which appears to warn patrons to "not accept Taiwan." ...

Photo of the Day: 'No Romping' sign seen on bus in western Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A funny Chinglish sign which read "No Romping" was spotted on a public bus in western Taiwan's Taichung City late last month. While taking a bus in Taichung...

Photo of the Day: Mouth watering Chinglish sign in western Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A photo of a hilarious sign was posted yesterday evening on a Facebook group which specializes in photos of eccentric English signs in Taiwan. On Sept. 10, Chinglish Taiwan...

Taiwanese woman seen at airport carrying bag saying it has 'gun, bomb' inside

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A netizen in the U.S. shared a hilarious photo on social media showing a Taiwanese woman holding an astonishingly inappropriate bag for air travel at the Taoyuan International ...

'Control meat rice' Chinglish menu item spotted at Taiwan's Chiao Tung University

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A student at Taiwan's National Chiao Tung University on Friday posted a photo of a menu listing a dish translated into English as "control meat rice," causing a l...

Photo of the Day: 'Do not animals'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --- Taiwanese internet celebrity Chu Hsueh-heng (朱學恒) on Monday shared a comically translated sign posted on the campus of National Taiwan University (NTU) which reads "Do no...