800 drones to open 2020 Taiwan Lantern Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A fleet of 800 drones will light up the sky above the Taiwan Lantern Festival’s Houli Horse Ranch Park main exhibition area, in Taichung on Saturday (Feb. 8), accord...

2020 Taipei Lantern Festival to light up twin venues

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This year's Taipei Lantern Festival, set for Feb. 8-16, will be held at two venues, with one on the western, historic side of the city, and another at the far eastern ...

'Spend a night in the Presidential Office' project ends

The "Spend a Night in the Presidential Office" project has concluded with a visit by Polish food and travel bloggers -- Lukasz Smolinski and Natalia Sitarska. The project was organized jo...

Taiwan welcomes year's 2-millionth Japanese visitor

The number of Japanese tourists visiting Taiwan in a single year broke the 2 million mark for the first time Monday (Dec. 9), with the lucky 2-millionth arrival feted with various gifts from the Touri...

Free jumbo jugs of pearl milk tea up for grabs in N. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To ride the pearl milk tea wave in Taiwan, a tea shop in northern Taiwan's Hsinchu City is selling the drink in 5-liter jugs, with a special promotion offering the beh...

Pizza Hut tries to milk pearl tea pizza fad in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To ride the pearl milk tea pizza frenzy in Taiwan started by rival Domino's Pizza in October, Pizza Hut released its own version on Friday (Nov. 1). In addition to ...

Photo of the Day: UC Irvine scholar tries Domino's Taiwan pearl milk tea pizza

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — His curiosity piqued by pizza purists furor over the Domino's pearl milk tea pizza, a UC Irvine scholar says that the sacchariferous pie is "incredible" and ...

Domino's Taiwan offering pearl milk tea pizza

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To ride the pearl milk tea wave in Taiwan, Domino's Pizza is offering pearl milk tea pizza for a limited time only. In addition to serving as a sweet beverage in Ta...

Taiwanese-founded beverage shop attacked by Chinese trolls

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Political controversies stirred up by drink shops are not limited to within the territories of Taiwan or across the Taiwan Strait, but they have also spread to as far as G...

Quantum tech summer program in Taiwan a success

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The energy of Taiwan’s research labs and pearl milk tea were equally memorable for 34 international youths from 10 countries who participated in a summer program hos...

Crew of popular Thai travel program visits Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The many unique cultural and natural attractions in the central Taiwan city of Taichung have not gone unnoticed by foreign travel programs, including Pha Sa BAZAAR, a well...

Taiwan Culinary Exhibition 2019 will cook up a storm

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Culinary Exhibition 2019 organized by the Taiwan Visitors Association (TVA) will be held at Taipei World Trade Center Hall 1 from July 26 to 29. TVA Secretar...

Taiwan's bubble milk tea makes splash in Philippines

Manila, July 6 (CNA) Chatime, a Taiwanese bubble tea franchise, made a splash in the Philippines this week when it opened its 100th store in Davao, the most populous city in the country outside Metro ...

Sweetest delight with mommy - enjoy a range of sweet experiences from Regent Taipei

This mother’s day, Regent Taipei and Regent Galleria brings the largest dessert gathering ever presented by Regent Taipei – the Regent Sweet Street; twelve dessert shops will be bringing t...

Taiwan-made Gogoro 3 released at discounted price of NT$35,980

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese electric scooter maker Gogoro unveiled its latest model, the Gogoro 3, on Wednesday (May 8) featuring new batteries with a range of 170 kilometers and selling at a di...