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 barbec...

Freeway No. 5 to be toll-free Sept. 21, 25 for Moon Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Freeway No. 5 (Chiang Wei-shui Memorial Freeway) will be toll-free on Sept. 21 and 25 to coincide with the Mid-Autumn Festival falling on the three-day weekend startin...

Sporadic rain expected over Moon Festival holiday in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The festive mood among people in Taiwan for the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival could be dampened as sporadic rain is forecast for the long weekend starting Sept. 22, the Cen...

Taiwan Nat. Immigration Agency welcomes new immigrants with Moon Festival celebrations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On Saturday September 15th, Taiwan’s National Immigration Agency hosted a series of activities and performances in association with I-Mei to welcome new immigra...

Moon Festival celebrations for new immigrants in Taiwan to take place this weekend

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With the Moon Festival approaching, the National Immigration Agency is holding a fun-packed event spotlighting performances brought by new immigrants in Taiwan at the unde...

2018 Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival in New Taipei to take place on Lantern Festival Day and Mid-Autumn Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—New Taipei City Government has announced that it will hold public sky lantern flying events for this year’s Pingxi Sky Lantern Festival on two occasions-- Lantern Fest...

Taiwan News exclusive interview with India's largest remaining Chinese community

KOLKATA (Taiwan News) -- On Thursday, Taiwan News visited the Indian city of Kolkata, also called the "City of Joy," a name given by French author Dominique Lapierre.  ...

Taipei ranked 12th must-go destination in the world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Fodor's Travel Guide has listed Taipei as 12th on its 2018 list of the 52 must-go destinations in the world. At the number 12 spot on "Fodor's Go List 2018...

Top 7 ways to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Mid-Autumn Festival is one of the most important festivals for Taiwanese people as its celebration is a chance to have family members reunite to appreciate the beauty...

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...

2017 Regent Taipei presents mooncakes sets to all of you

Mid-Autumn festival is one of the three most important annual festivals in the Chinese culture and lands on the 4th of October this year. Regent Taipei presents mooncake gift sets for guests including...

Visit Tianliao's 'Moon World' during Moon Festival

The well-known mudstone badlands located in Tianliao District, Kaohsiung City is an expanse of undulating barren hills capped with jagged ridges and knife-sharp peaks. People in Taiwan call this type ...

Taipei designates 23 riverside areas for barbecue during Moon Festival

Where to hold a barbecue party in densely populated Taipei City during the Moon Festival? The city government has designated 23 riverside areas for people to barbecue from 5:00 p.m., Sep 14 to 12:00 m...

Tang Prize banquet to flaunt authentic Taiwanese cuisine

Taipei, Aug. 23 (CNA) The winners of this year's Tang Prize will have an opportunity to sample Taiwanese cuisine at a dinner that will be held in their honor when they visit Taiwan in September for ...

TRA to operate 203 additional trains during Moon Festival

The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) announced on Wednesday it will operate 203 more trains in addition to its regular schedule during the Mid-Autumn Festival long holiday, and that the booking of...