Taiwan teen actor shines at Minsk International Film Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) — Taiwan’s Chung Chia-chun from the Tao indigenous group won Best Young Actor for his role in local feature “Long Time No Sea” at the Minsk International ...

Taiwan Tourism Bureau hosts two day travel fair in Philippines

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In Manila, the Taiwan Tourism Bureau is hosting a two day travel promo fair on Nov. 10-11 to promote tourism to Taiwan, and specifically to the country’s hot springs...

Taiwan to host 2018 Indigenous Peoples Economic Development Forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Indigenous Peoples Economic Development Forum will take place at the Parkview Hotel in Hualien between Nov. 9 and 11. The event will seek to promote Taiwan&rsq...

Film promoting eastern Taiwan awarded at film festival in Portugal 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A short film promoting the beauty of the eastern Taiwan won the Best Asian Film award at a tourism film festival in Portugal on Oct. 26, according to Taiwan’s T...

Taiwan's new education plan to include new immigrant language courses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s 12-year Curriculum for Basic Education will be introduced next year and includes language course in Vietnamese, Indonesian, Thai and Burmese. The 12-year...

Taiwan indigenous musician sounds clarion call for cultural, environmental well-being

Sangpuy Katatepan Mavaliyw, a musician from Taiwan’s Pinuyumayan tribe, is cleareyed about the importance of environmental conservation, making it a central theme in his latest album “Yaan...

Free performances scheduled for opening of Taiwan’s National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts on Oct 13

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Taiwan’s National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts (Weiwuying) will be officially open to the public on Saturday, Oct 13 with multiple activities, including a performance even...

2018 Double Ten Day celebrations to reflect Taiwan's New Immigrants, multi ethnic society 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Double Ten Day national celebrations are coming up this Wednesday, Oct. 10. The preparatory committee held a preview of performances in front of the Presidential ...

International sustainability conference brings experts to Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The International Conference on Achieving Sustainability in Asia-Pacific was held in Taipei on Sept. 27-28, bringing together experts and hosting the Asia-Pacific Sustaina...

Taiwan should better market its strengths: American tour guide in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—An American tour guide in Taiwan said that Taiwan should focus on marketing its unique strengths that reside in its mountains, wonderful nature, and multiple cultures, accor...

Explore eastern Taiwan by bike in fall

TAITUNG (Taiwan News) - Don't know where to start your cycling tour in eastern Taiwan's Taitung to explore its beautiful coastline this fall? Check out the online maps designed&...

Photo of the Day: Sanjhan Community in NE Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American English teacher captured this photo of a narrow lane leading to a verdant valley in Sanjhan Community (三棧社區) in Taiwan's Hualien County and poste...

2018 Taiwan Indigenous Tourism Festival to arrive at Sun Moon Lake

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Taiwan Indigenous Tourism Festival (2018台灣部落觀光嘉年華) will take place at Xiangshan Visitor Center (向山遊客中心) of Sun Moon Lake National Scenic Area between Sept. 7 and ...

Paiwan artist carves out new paths for Taiwan's indigenous traditions

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- When indigenous singers performed at the opening ceremony of the 2017 Taipei Summer Universiade, images of painted woodcarvings by Paiwan artist Etan Pavavalung appeared on 1,...

Upcoming Events in Taipei Aug. 4-12

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan has plenty of interesting and fun things to do as August rolls on. Here is a selection of events happening in the Taipei area from Aug. 4 to 12 that readers ma...