Inspiration for Taiwan ‘Teenage Psychic’ TV drama receives IOC Women and Sport World Award

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A female baseball umpire from Taiwan has received the “2019 Women and Sport World Award” by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) at the United Nations Hea...

HBO documentary ‘The World Behind the Teenage Psychic’ to spotlight Taiwan’s supernatural culture

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – HBO Asia announced Aug. 29 plans to film a documentary based on “The Teenage Psychic” (通靈少女) – an original series that featured an all-Taiwanese cast and...

Google releases top 10 search terms in Taiwan for 2017

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Google today released its Year in Search for 2017, including the results for Taiwan, which revealed that sporting events, TV dramas, games, gadgets, gossip, and shopping were o...

Netflix to launch A Taiwanese Tale of Two Cities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After Netflix announced the shooting of “Bardo” (擺渡身) this August, the platform’s first original Chinese-language series produced from Taiwan, the Americ...

Netflix to launch the first Chinese-language original series from Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American streaming platform Netflix announced on August 4 that it would launch its first Chinese-language original series, “Bardo” (擺渡身), from Taiwan in co...

Taiwan TV drama 'The Teenage Psychic' going viral in Asia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –'The Teenage Psychic' (通靈少女), HBO Asia's first Mandarin Original series and the first to be shot on location in Taiwan, has received positive ratings and review...

Taiwanese TV stations may face tsunami of bankruptcies this year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Last year's massive layoffs by SET TV (三立電視), one of Taiwan's largest television stations, sent shock waves through the industry, leading veterans to predict a tidal wa...