Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

Authoritarian aspects of Taipei's CKS Memorial Hall should be eliminated, says TJC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Executive Yuan’s Transitional Justice Commission (TJC) has declared that the authoritarian characteristics of Chiang Kai-shek (CKS) Memorial Hall ought to be eli...

Taipei’s Guling Street Books and Creativity Bazaar to take place Dec 15 – 16

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The 2018 edition of Guling Street Books and Creativity Bazaar, a closed-street annual marketplace boasting indie books, used books, creative handicrafts, and talk shows, will t...

Explore contemporary photography from Taiwan and around the world at Taipei Photo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 2018 Taipei International Photography Exhibition (Taipei Photo) opened Saturday (Oct. 20) at Chiang Kai-shek (CKS) Memorial Hall in Taipei. Nearly 780 photos from loca...

National Day parade float carnival to arrive at CKS Memorial Hall in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A parade float carnival and a treasure hunt will be taking place at Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall between Oct. 10 and 14 as part of the National Day celebrations in Taiwan...

Photo of the Day: Chiang Kai-shek Memorial glows at night in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese photographer posted this photo of the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall lit up at night on the social media site Reddit on July 10. Treston Chen (陳思翰), who graduate...

'Treasures of the Natural World' exhibit opens in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Natural History Museum of London has opened a special exhibit in Taipei as part of their “Treasures of the Natural World” exhibition tour. Until September 19...

Danish photographer creates stunning time-lapse video of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Danish photographer on May 29 uploaded to Facebook a stunning time-lapse video of several amazing places in Taiwan. The photographer and IT consultant, 43-year-old Henrik...

Exhibition celebrating new immigrants and diversity in Taiwan kicked off in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — More and more people from Southeast Asian countries have moved to Taiwan for work and other reasons in recent years, becoming part of Taiwanese society. An exhibition dedi...

Imagining a Chiang Kai-shek memorial for democratic Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — To tourists, the Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall may merely be an attraction with a majestic monument and a guard mounting ceremony taking place hourly, but in the eyes of s...

Chiang Kai-shek look-alike spotted at train station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- While on duty, a trainee of the Hualian Railway Police Bureau, Yuli Station surnamed Kuo (郭) recently encountered an elderly gentleman moving on the platform very slowly and to...