Taiwan and Indonesia sign MOU on comprehensive economic collaboration

TAIPEI (Taiwan) – Taiwan and Indonesia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on Monday to boost economic exchange and to advance collaboration between the two countries in complia...

Night markets are Taiwan's top tourist destination

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Night markets have become Taiwan’s top tourist attraction due to the changing nature of visitors to Taiwan, according to the Tourism Bureau's Planning Division c...

Taiwan a 'super innovator' and global talent pool: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with a foreign academic delegation on Tuesday and said that as a globally acknowledged innovator, Taiwan will continue to make contri...

Taiwan's Wenzao Ursuline University to establish Southeast Asian Studies Department

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages, located in Kaohsiung, has announced that in addition to its MA program in Southeast Asian Studies established this year, that it h...

Taiwan to tighten rules against migrant labor rights violations

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Taiwan's Legislative Yuan approved a third reading of amendments to the Employment Service Act on Friday, by which employers or employment agencies could be subject to a fine of up...

Taiwan to host 2018 Indigenous Peoples Economic Development Forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Indigenous Peoples Economic Development Forum will take place at the Parkview Hotel in Hualien between Nov. 9 and 11. The event will seek to promote Taiwan&rsq...

Taiwan represented by TSMC CEO at next week's APEC Economic Leaders Meeting

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Earlier this month, President Tsai Ing-wen announced Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company CEO Morris Chang as the official Taiwan envoy to the upcoming APEC&nbs...

Over 40 Sri Lankan students duped into working in Taiwan slaughterhouses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The University of Kang Ning has been reprimanded by the Ministry of Education for allowing over 40 of its Sri Lankan students to work in slaughterhouses in Taipei and Tainan, r...

Taiwan is a reliable partner and force for good: AIT Chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with Chairman of the American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) James Moriarty in Taipei on Nov. 5, when the pair expressed mutual commitme...

Taiwan's VP addresses 2018 Global Youth Trends Forum in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 2018 “Global Youth Trends Forum” was held in Taipei on Saturday, Nov. 3, bringing together 114 international youth representatives from 19 different countries. ...

Taiwan Halal Center wins gold at Malaysia tourism awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- Taiwan Halal Center won a Malaysia Tourism Council Gold Award Oct. 31 in recognition of its achievements promoting a Muslim-friendly environment and facilities, according to t...

Indonesia 5th largest source of foreign students in Taiwan: MOE

Indonesia has become the fifth largest source of international students in Taiwan, with the number more than doubling over the past 10 years, Taiwan's Ministry of Education (MOE) said Thursday. ...

Survey indicates 67% of Taiwanese youth considering studying or working in SE Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — King Car Cultural & Education Foundation recently conducted a survey that found 67 percent of young Taiwanese are willing to consider studying or working in Southeast ...

Taiwan's new education plan to include new immigrant language courses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s 12-year Curriculum for Basic Education will be introduced next year and includes language course in Vietnamese, Indonesian, Thai and Burmese. The 12-year...

President Tsai vows Taiwan will promote Hakka culture to the world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen pledged to help promote Taiwanese Hakka culture to the world as she met with a delegation from the Taiwanese Hakka Federation of Asia (亞洲台灣客家聯合總會) o...