We have selected news related to New Residents this week for all readers, sorted out the four news highlights, and present them at the same time in the form of broadcasts, so that readers and viewers can quickly understand the news events of the week in the shortest time, and to easily grasp the news progress without falling behind. Watch the broadcast here：1123 NIA video news report－English
- The Taichung Pass APP integrates life-related information, download now for free gifts such as air tickets!
In an effort to encourage people to use the Taichung Pass app (台中通APP), the Taichung City Government partnered with the Taichung Shopping Festival to celebrate the app's 2.1 million downloads. 200 popular hotel vouchers, five sets of vouchers for accommodations in resorts, and five sets of round-trip tickets for two people to Japan were given away.
The Taichung Pass APP integrates life-related information, download now for free gifts such as air tickets!Photo provided by Taichung City Government
- Taipei MRT and Hello Kitty partnered to launch painted trains
In collaboration with the Taipei MRT, HELLO KITTY has combined SANRIO characters to create painted trains in honor of its 50th anniversary. It has also introduced over 19 limited edition co-branded items and limited edition Sanrio stamps, encouraging travelers to check in and pick up. The Taipei Rapid Transit Corporation said that the Sanrio-collaborated painted trains will begin service immediately and continue until December 2024.
Taipei MRT and Hello Kitty partnered to launch painted trains.Photo provided by Taipei Metro
- Four significant display areas and five-story flower castle featured in 2023 Taichung International Flower Carpet Festival
The 2023 Taichung International Flower Carpet Festival, opened in Xinshe District of Taichung City on November 11 and runs until December 3. Four significant display areas, totaling over 200,000 flowers and plants, have been prepared by the organizer.
The five-story "Floating Flower Castle" is the focus of the festival. Additionally, the sale of agricultural products is combined with event location. Not only may one enjoy the beauty of flowers, but one can purchase regional farm goods.
Four significant display areas and five-story flower castle featured in 2023 Taichung International Flower Carpet Festival.Photo reproduced from Taichung International Flower Carpet Festival website
- By using Chunghwa Post International Express to ship express packages to 27 countries, one can take part in the lottery
From November 13 to December 15, Chunghwa Post conducts a lucky draw for international express delivery. The public can win a variety of prizes, such as smartphones, gift cards to restaurants for group meals, supermarkets, and more,
if they submit international express mail during the event period and it hasn't been withdrawn or returned without security inspection or customs.
By using Chunghwa Post International Express to ship express packages to 27 countries, one can take part in the lottery.Photo provided by Chunghwa Post