Taiwan Lottery adds Lunar New Year prizes by NT$800 million

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Lottery Co. will organize a host of special draws and games in celebration of the Lunar New Year, with a total of NT$800 million (US$26.7 million) to be added to pr...

Celebrate the festivities at Mandarin Oriental Taipei

Mandarin Oriental, Taipei is arguably the most sophisticated address in the city and with a reputation for having one of the most Instagrammed Christmas trees in town. Embrace the season’s cele...

Taipei Flower Market hosts bicycle giveaway

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei's Jianguo Holiday Flower Market is celebrating its 37th anniversary this weekend (Nov. 9 and 10) with the launch of various events and exhibitions. Among all...

Mobile ticketing app for Taiwan's Taoyuan metro to be fully launched Wednesday

Passengers traveling on the Taoyuan metro line will be able to pay their fares using a mobile app, starting Wednesday, the management company said Saturday. The mobile ticketing app, which was intr...

Regent Taipei presents 'Little Wild Boars'

Little Wild Boars is a series of sculptures commissioned by CHEN-MEI Art & Sculptures and will be on an exhibition tour at Regent Taipei until April 30th and guests may find these sculptures at va...

Taipei metro records 10 billionth passenger

The Taipei metro system reached a major milestone Sunday when it logged its 10 billionth passenger, according to its operator Taipei Rapid Transit Corp. (TRTC). The passenger, who entered the metro...

Indigenous Sweety & Warrior to present free musicals in Hualien, Taiwan Dec 22 – 23

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Indigenous Sweety & Warrior, a Hualien-based indigenous performance group, will present their 2018 annual exhibition in musical form at Hualien County Taiwan Indigenou...

Celebrate the festivities and enjoy gastronomic delights at Mandarin Oriental Taipei

Embrace the season’s celebratory spirit and fill your heart with the festive warmth and your holiday with Mandarin Oriental, Taipei’s specially curated offers and promotions in the most ma...

Where major rugby teams stand after the November series

In the last showdown between the major rugby teams of the northern and southern hemispheres before the Rugby World Cup, the north came out on top 7-5 in wins this month. The south fi...

Taiwan’s Chiayi to give away 12 e-bikes at New Year countdown party

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Even though the New Year’s Eve is still almost two months from now, at least one municipality in Taiwan is selling its countdown party by offering 12 e-bikes to lucky ...

Taoist deity Nezha joins Taiwan Carnival in South Africa

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s overseas communities and representative office in South Africa held the third Taiwan Carnival in Johannesburg Saturday (South African time), attracting thou...

Shangri-La’s Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei presents Mother’s Day offers

In celebration of the upcoming Mother’s Day, Shangri-La’s Far Eastern Plaza Hotel, Taipei presents an exquisite limited-edition cake at The Cake Room and a heart-warming selection of offer...

Canadian food festival kicks off at Caesar Park Hotel Banqiao

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Co-sponsored by Air Canada, the Canadian trade office in Taipei, and the Canada Beef International Institute, Caesar Park Hotel Banqiao is holding a Canadian food festival...

6N: England still favorite despite long injury list

LONDON (AP) — With every bulletin of another player breaking down, England's prospects of an historic third successive Six Nations rugby triumph have been fading away. Or have they? ...

Taiwanese cuisine featured at Vietnam’s charity food festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Several Taiwanese dishes were on sale at Vietnam's annual 2017 Food Festival in with the aim of raising funds for young women and children facing poverty in the countr...