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Taiwan's Kaohsiung honors Abe with white lights

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Major landmarks in Kaohsiung were lit up with white lights on Saturday (July 9) to honor former Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo, who was fatally shot while campaigning ...

Taiwan finds alternate pineapple export markets to avoid dependence on China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan exported 9,805 tons of pineapples between January and March, an increase of 12.2% year over year, proving that the country has successfully found other markets for ...

Taiwan pineapple cakes face new food import regulations in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following a ban on fresh pineapples from Taiwan in March, China is now targeting the country’s trademark pineapple cakes with new regulations, reports said Friday (O...

All you need to know about pineapples in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Have you ever wondered what pineapple varieties you eat every day? With a sweet and sour taste, the popular tropical fruit has more than 90 varieties in Taiwan, though ...

Former Japanese prime minister shows off box of Taiwan pineapples online

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Japanese Prime Minister Abe Shinzo on Wednesday (April 28) showed support for Taiwanese pineapples by sharing a photo of himself with the fruit on Twitter. Follo...

Japan’s 7-ELEVEN to sell Taiwanese pineapples

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese pineapples will soon be available at 7-ELEVEN convenience stores across Japan after a decision by the country’s top fruit distributor to buy 3,000 metric t...

China may challenge Taiwan mango exports to Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following China’s ban on pineapples from Taiwan, it will start exporting mangoes to Japan in a fresh challenge to Taiwanese exports, reports said Thursday (April 1)....

China expected to extend Taiwanese pineapple ban to cakes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China is planning to extend its ban on pineapples from Taiwan to include pineapple cakes, a Taiwanese lawmaker said Wednesday (March 24). The unexpected March 1 ban on ...

Taiwan Railways launches pineapple bento boxes after Chinese ban

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) has introduced limited-edition bento boxes featuring pineapples in support of the country’s agricultural sector, which has b...

China rolls out agri investment incentives for Taiwan after pineapple ban

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Businesses are cautioned against falling for a list of Chinese incentives aimed at luring Taiwanese agricultural talent. Beijing on Wednesday (March 17) announced 22 ag...

Eastern Taiwan county exports pineapple custard apples to Dubai instead of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following a Chinese import ban on Taiwanese pineapples, Taitung County has decided to export pineapple custard apples to Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) instead, r...

Japanese foodie band writes 'Taiwan Pineapple Song'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To show solidarity with Taiwan after China banned the import of Taiwanese pineapples last month, a Japanese foodie band has composed a song singing the praises of the trop...

Taiwan bursts with creative pineapple dishes after China ban

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's classic beef noodle soup has taken on a sweet and sour twist. Taipei chef Hung Ching Lung created a pineapple beef noodle soup at his eponymous restaurant C...

China's ban on Taiwan's pineapples inspires creative dishes

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan's classic beef noodle soup has taken on a sweet and sour twist. Hung Ching Lung, a Taipei chef, has created a pineapple beef noodle soup at his eponymou...

Longan pineapple cakes from Taiwan make inroads into Singapore

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s ban on pineapples from Taiwan has stirred up a wave of overseas support for the country’s agricultural products, the latest being Singapore's inter...