Bounty issued for Taiwanese trio who fled to Canada

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of Justice Investigation Bureau has posted a NT$250,000 (US$8,100) bounty for information leading to the arrest of blogger Su Chen-tuan (蘇陳端), her ...

Taiwanese Canadians vow to track down fugitive blogger

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Angry Taiwanese Canadians have formed a Facebook group to track down the whereabouts of Su Chen-tuan (蘇陳端), a blogger better known as Lady Nai Nai (貴婦奈奈), who fled to Canada wit...

Taiwanese blogger, plastic surgeon husband flee to Canada to evade fraud charges

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Famous Taiwanese blogger Su Chen Tuan (蘇陳端), her cosmetic surgeon husband, and father-in-law have been charged with fraud and have fled to Canada where they are seeking "r...

Diagram shows how China allegedly interferes with Taiwan's elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese Facebook group yesterday (Nov. 21) posted a diagram outlining how it alleges China is using both private and official channels to try to manipulate the results of T...

Tourism Bureau invites Malaysian celebrity Mira Filzah to star in video promoting Taiwan tourism

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau has invited Malaysian star Mira Filzah to be a spokesperson for Taiwan tourism in Malaysia and Brunei areas, according to a CNA report on Monda...

Why dreams of the civil service are holding Taiwan back

A new survey published this week has revealed Taiwanese workers dream jobs, and the findings are more than a little eye-opening.  The headline-grabbing revelation was that the third ...

Kaohsiung taps influence of online celebrities to lure visitors from Southeast Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Three online celebrities from Thailand, Singapore, and Vietnam joined Taiwanese internet celebrities on a round-the-clock nonstop journey exploring Kaohsiung in May at the...

Internet celebrity 3rd most popular 'dream job' in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Becoming an internet celebrity is now the third most popular "dream job" for Taiwanese workers, accord to a survey by 1111 Job Bank. When asked...

Taiwan promotes round-island biking with Web celebrities

Taipei (CNA) - Taiwan is aiming to attract more international tourists to experience Taiwan on two wheels, the Tourism Bureau said Saturday, adding that it has launched an English-language websit...

‘Internet celebrity’ makes top 10 dream jobs list in Taiwan: survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Making a living as an internet celebrity has emerged as the third most-coveted job, following public servants and engineers, according to a new survey released by 111...

Meet National Police Agency’s cutest new recruits

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The latest recruits of Taiwan’s police force have become internet celebrities instantly after their photos were shared online. Taiwan’s National Police Agency (N...

Taiwan’s e-commerce sites losing ground to overseas competitors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- 40 percent of online purchases made in Taiwan are from overseas sellers, and 84.3 percent of online shoppers said they would be willing to buy from foreign vendors, according t...

“Taiwan’s New Travel 1.0” starts a new chapter in cross-strait travel relations

A total of 30 online stars from China have been invited to visit Taiwan in early 2016, in summer and by the end of this year. Their visits are expected to generate more than 50 million view pages. Thi...

Tourism Bureau, TLC borrow fame from vloggers to promote Taiwan

Video footage of 12 foreign vloggers who have shot their adventures in Taiwan will be part of the latest Fun Taiwan series on the Travel & Living Channel (TLC), in a collaborative promotional effort w...

New Taipei classic novel initiative draws ire of literary figure

Taipei, May 18 (CNA) A notable literary figure vented his rage Monday against a New Taipei Cultural Affairs Department initiative aimed at promoting classic novels, deeming it an insult to the art...