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Focus on ESG Objectives to Lead Hong Kong Market Trends

Stronger demand for green and premium space Focus on ESG-related compliance expected to lead Hong Kong market trends for 2022 Tenants to favor premium and green office space ...

Anxious moments for all, as Beijing’s moment approaches

China's borders have been virtually closed off for the past two years. Now, in a way, it's opening on a massive scale for the Winter Olympics. To pull this off in the middle of a pandemic, Chi...

Cat and dog believed to bring luck to two Taiwan scratch card winners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A man in Taipei City and a woman in Pingtung County recently each won a NT$1 million (US$36,000) scratch card prize, and it was believed that a cat and a dog played a role...

A muted Lunar New Year, inside and outside Olympic bubble

BEIJING (AP) — China's capital city returned to work Monday after a weeklong Lunar New Year holiday that was muted by the pandemic — especially for the thousands of people inside the Winter Olympics b...

AP PHOTOS: Beijing Olympics open with snowflakes & fireworks

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese athletes Zhao Jiawen and Dinigeer Yilamujiang stepped into the center of a newly formed snowflake and slid the Olympic torch into place — transforming the intricate crystal into...

Heavy traffic expected on Taiwan highways on third day of Lunar New Year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Travelers heading up north on Taiwan’s freeways Thursday (Feb. 3) should start their journey in the morning, while those heading south should wait until the afternoo...

Asian Americans mark Lunar New Year amid ongoing hate crimes

For two years now, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders across the country have endured racist verbal, physical and sometimes deadly attacks fueled by the coronavirus pandemic. With...

Taiwan News' essential guide to Lunar New Year food

If you didn’t already know, by this stage in the Lunar New Year festivities, you have probably realized that everything revolves around food. Families sit together and eat, gather in the kitc...

LNY Eve sees record low number of passengers at Taiwan’s main airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport saw a record low of 638 passengers pass through on Lunar New Year’s Eve, reports said Tuesday (Feb. 1). A total of 393 travel...

AP PHOTOS: China celebrates Lunar New Year ahead of Olympics

BEIJING (AP) — The Lunar New Year in China and the Winter Olympics in Beijing get started only days apart this year. Bing Dwen Dwen, the chubby panda with the cute smile that is serv...

On Lunar New Year, Chinese offer prayers at temples

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese people rang in the Lunar New Year on Tuesday despite pandemic restrictions, as small crowds gathered at temples to offer traditional prayers for the Year of the Tiger. ...

AP Photos: Across Asia, celebrations mark Lunar New Year

BEJING (AP) — People around Asia ushered in the Year of the Tiger on Tuesday, celebrating the Lunar New Year with colorful decorations, wild dances, tributes to their ancestors and prayers for good fo...

Taiwan confirms 16 local COVID cases

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan confirmed 16 local COVID-19 infections and 44 imported cases Tuesday (Feb. 1) but no new deaths, leaving the death tally at 851, according to the Central Epidemic C...

Celebrations for Year of the Tiger are muted, but bring hope

BEIJING (AP) — People across Asia prepared Monday for muted Lunar New Year celebrations amid concerns over the coronavirus and virulent omicron variant, even as increasing vaccination rates raised hop...

Taiwan News wishes you a healthy, prosperous Year of the Tiger

Dear readers, Taiwan News wishes you the best of luck as we welcome Spring Festival. May you find success in your endeavors, and may your family remain healthy and safe in the new year. We thank...