Taiwanese nutritionist says mooncakes pack 1,000 calories, same as double whopper

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the Mid-Autumn Festival is rapidly approaching and mooncakes will soon be in abundance, a Taiwanese nutritionist is advocating eating the pastries in moderation since they p...

Travelers fined NT$200,000 for bringing pork moon cakes to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Three travelers were fined NT$200,000 (US$6,367) at Taoyuan Airport for bringing moon cakes containing China-produced pork into Taiwan on Sunday (Sept. 1), the Liberty Tim...

Taiwan News wishes you a Happy Mid-Autumn Festival!

Dear readers, The Mid-Autumn Festival is one of the most important festivals for Taiwanese people, bringing together family and friends to enjoy moon cakes, delicacies and backyard barbecues. T...

New immigrants in Changhua, Taiwan to celebrate mid-autumn festival with moon cake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Changhua County Government held a DIY moon cake event on Sept. 16. The event was held at Changhua County Stadium to celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival which falls on Sept. 24....

Kuo Yuan Ye teams up with OhBear to treat passengers to ‘OhBear Moon Cake’ at Taipei Songshan Airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s cake and pastry brand Kuo Yuan Ye teamed up with Taiwan’s tourism ambassador OhBear on Tuesday (Aug. 14) to treat passengers at Taipei Songshan Airport ...

Taiwan hosts baking workshop for six allies from the Pacific

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The hospitality industry has been thriving in Taiwan in recent years, and in view of this, 28 participants from the country’s Pacific allies have come to Tainan to t...

Tainan’s Madou Pomelo Festival kicks off Saturday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Every year before the Moon Festival comes the pomelo harvest. Tainan’s Madou District, which is famous for producing the fruit, kicked off a pomelo festival on Satur...

Watch carbon footprint, preservatives when buying mooncakes: expert

The Mid-Autumn Festival, also known as Moon Cake Festival, is less than two weeks away. Taiwanese experts and opinion leaders have recently advised consumers to buy locally-produced products, which us...

How to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival in Taiwan

Taipei, Sept. 23 (CNA) The annual Mid-Autumn Festival (???) celebration of the harvest moon in the Chinese lunar calendar is a time when families reunite to worship the moon and the coming of fall, ...

Best food is made with love: TLC's baker brothers

Taipei, Sept. 11 (CNA) Tom and Henry Herbert, hosts of the Travel & Living Channel's (TLC) TV series "The fabulous baker brothers," said Friday in Taiwan that the best dishes are created by the love...