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Brand to promote senior-friendly tours

Taipei Times 22 Nov 2023
By Shelley Shan / Staff reporter. The Tourism Administration on Tuesday introduced a new tourism brand to promote senior-friendly tours ... “I am a vegetarian, and the restaurants I went to in Yilan and Hualien all offer vegetarian food. International tourists who are vegetarians should not be worried about food in Taiwan,” Tan said ... .

Environmental Impact Assessment: Vegetarian diet might not curb climate change

Taipei Times 07 Nov 2023
Vegetarian food is available throughout Taiwan ... Volunteers in September prepare vegetarian food for the disadvantaged in Kaohsiung ... Dietary blueprints published on the Web site of the Taiwan Vegetarian Nutrition Society (台灣素食營養學會, TVNS) advise vegans to load up on adzuki beans, mung beans and pinto beans as well as soy products.

What is the food scene like in Japan? Our food editor traveled there to find out.

The Post and Courier 19 Oct 2023
After World War II, Japanese individuals who worked as military cooks during the war were inspired to open shops honoring the Chinese noodle teachings they picked up from people in mainland China or Taiwan. While there are vegetarian and seafood versions, the basic soup is rich in ...

B.C. well positioned to be a valuable partner to Taiwan, experts say

North Shore News 18 Oct 2023
“And Taiwan's meat consumption is much higher than the average of other Asian markets,” said Zhu, who also pointed out that Taiwan has a high rate of vegetarianism, making it a good market for plant-based proteins and products. WorldAtlas data shows that Taiwan has ...

China has embraced pets, but animal welfare is still a problem

Economist 31 Aug 2023
Mao Zedong may have regarded them as a bourgeois luxury, but pets are on the rise in China ... That presents a puzzle ... Less than 5% of Chinese are vegetarian ... Activists can also point to Taiwan, an island with a shared culture and history—and where animal welfare is taken more seriously. About 14% of Taiwan’s population is vegetarian ... .

36 hours in Taipei, Taiwan

The Roseburg News-Review 09 Apr 2023
Try a deep-fried taro ball stuffed with salted duck egg yolk (30 new Taiwan dollars, about $1) and freshly squeezed sugar cane juice (also NT$30) ... Because of its strong Buddhist and Taoist influences, Taiwan has long had a thriving vegetarian scene and meat alternatives are a staple.

Chinese eateries close, State of Mind opens in Marsh Manor: Here's the latest Peninsula dining news

Mountain View Voice 13 Jan 2023
As 2022 drew to a close, two longtime local eateries closed their doors permanently, while another opened its latest Peninsula outpost ... 23 ... Instagram. @stateofmindpub ... The menu offered craft cocktails, fusion-focused tapas like pork belly quesadilla, Kalbi beef tacos and Taiwan sliders, and extensive noodle, beef, chicken, seafood and vegetarian fare.

Becoming vegetarian was the best decision ever -- Vincent Tan

Malaysian National News Agency 03 Dec 2022
Becoming vegetarian was the best decision ever -- Vincent Tan ... Sharing his journey on how he started becoming a vegetarian, Tan said it was during his visit to Taiwan to meet Tzu Chi Foundation founder Master Cheng Yen seven years ago, when she suggested he adopt an exclusively vegetarian diet.

More Than Just Boba: Explore Taiwan's Unique Food Culture Through Streaming Platform TaiwanPlus

Maryville Daily Forum 13 Sep 2022
TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 13, 2022-- ... Explore Taiwan's Unique Food Culture Through Streaming Platform TaiwanPlus (Photo ... In the most recent episode, they taste different versions of vegetarian dishes and guess which one was recommended by the Michelin guide — a nod to Taiwan being named a top vegetarian food destination by CNN.

Karnataka study shows eggs in mid-day meals help children’s growth

Indian Express 09 Aug 2022
It also points out that bananas, for all their benefits, cannot be a substitute for eggs, and urges authorities to explore alternative “protein rich vegetarian items” ... The BJP leader recently said that serving eggs can be “exclusionary to many students who are vegetarians”.

Most university eateries fail food safety scrutiny

Taipei Times 18 Jun 2022
Eight restaurants met all food safety requirements, while only one — Zhi-De Vegetarian at National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) in Taipei — was also in full compliance with environmental and fire safety rules ... at Ba-Yang Snacks on the National Taiwan Normal University campus.

Green Mountain Potstickers to Add Church Street Marketplace Food Cart

Seven Days 26 Apr 2022
As with Green Mountain PotStickers' market lineup, all of the offerings at the cart will be vegan or vegetarian, made with local produce and without preservatives. Kolomaznik grew up in Taipei, Taiwan, and launched Green Mountain PotStickers with her husband, Erik, in 2014.

Vegetarian tiger deity enjoys its year

Taipei Times 17 Feb 2022
Fuhu Temple, one of the few shrines in Taiwan dedicated primarily to the Tiger Lord, has been flooded with worshippers since the days leading up to the Lunar New Year holiday ... Whether they know it or not, this tiger won’t be devouring any of it, as he is vegetarian ... in Taiwan.

Is it safe to raise my child vegan or vegetarian?

The Philadelphia Tribune 14 Feb 2022
As more adults adopt vegetarian diets (which cut out meat) and vegan diets (which include no animal products) experts say the trend includes more children and young people ... "Studies in the U.K., Taiwan, Germany all find that vegetarian, including vegan, children grow at rates not significantly different from nonvegetarian children.".

This Week in the New Normal #18

Off Guardian 09 Jan 2022
Our successor to This Week in the Guardian, This Week in the New Normal is our weekly chart of the progress of autocracy, authoritarianism and economic restructuring around the world. 1 ... (Note ... 2.veganuary ... Rather, it’s the bastard child of a study done in Taiwan (on vegetarians, not vegans) and some very tortured maths ... 3. Illegal virus infection.

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