Centennial of historic Taiwanese Cultural Association celebrated

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As a tribute to the upcoming centennial of the establishment of Chiang Wei-shui's (蔣渭水) Taiwanese Cultural Association, a series of miniature drawings of Da An Hospita...

Museums offer free entry on Taiwan Culture Day

TAIPEI(Taiwan News)– There will be free admission to 202 venues on Taiwan Culture Day, Oct. 16, which marks the establishment of the Taiwanese Cultural Association (TCA) on Oct. 17, 1921, by Chi...

Extending the Taiwan High Speed Rail to Pingtung will do the DPP more harm than good

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) – It is fair to say that Taiwan’s High Speed Rail (HSR) network can, broadly speaking, be judged a success. After years of losses, the HSR is now finally profita...

Taipei Mayor founds Taiwan People's Party, elected chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) formally established the Taiwan People's Party (TPP) today (Aug. 6) and was elected the new party's chairman. At noon today, the foundin...

The Chiang Wei-shui Cultural Foundation’s Statement about Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je forming the “Taiwanese People’s Party”

The Chiang Wei-shui Cultural Foundation’s Statement about Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je forming the “Taiwanese People’s Party” Culture brings people together, politics divides...

Taipei Mayor’s choice of party name irks family of late activist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The decision by Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) to found a new party with a name identical to the one established by the late democracy activist Chiang Wei-shui (蔣渭水) has dra...

Taipei mayor to form political party, seek legislative power

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) announced on Thursday (August 1) that he will form a new political party with the intention to seek legislative representation in the election...

Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je to launch new party

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Independent Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) has taken the first steps to register a new political party amid speculation he is preparing to join the race for the preside...

Taiwan food giant I-Mei Foods Co. marks 85th anniversary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Veteran Taiwanese food provider I-Mei Foods Co. (義美食品) celebrated its 85th anniversary Wednesday with a tea party dedicated to the themes of food safety and gratitude where cust...

Sinister Taiwan police station becomes cultural attraction

TAIPEI (CNA) — The Taiwan New Cultural Movement Museum in Taipei was once a police station but today it attracts daily visitors, who go there mainly to see the detention center and torture chamb...

EasyCard unveils Chiang Wei-shui cards to mark Taiwan Culture Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - To celebrate Taiwan Culture Day as well as the 97th anniversary of Taiwan Cultural Association (TCA) which paved way to Taiwan's democracy movement and national awareness ca...

175 museums, cultural venues across Taiwan free to public today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- To celebrate Oct. 17 Taiwan Culture Day, 175 museums and cultural venues will be free and open to the public today, announced the Ministry of Culture (MOC) yesterday (Oct. 16)....

Roar with us! 2018 Tua-Tiu-Tiann Intl. Festival of Arts kicks off on October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)- The 2018 Tua-Tiu-Tiann International Festival of Arts (TTTIFA) with a theme of the Roaring Twenties will feature performance art, installations, exhibitions and a 1920s costume p...

Freeway No. 5 to be toll-free Sept. 21, 25 for Moon Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Freeway No. 5 (Chiang Wei-shui Memorial Freeway) will be toll-free on Sept. 21 and 25 to coincide with the Mid-Autumn Festival falling on the three-day weekend startin...

Taiwanese companies including I-Mei Foods launch anti-drugs campaign

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The CEO of I-Mei Foods Co. (義美食品), Luis Ko (高志明), and movie director Wu Nien-chen (吳念真) led an alliance of 32 corporations and organizations Wednesday to launch a preventi...