China releases pop anthem to promote dystopian 'Social Credit System'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) Youth League recently sponsored a music video by the mando-pop group, TFBOYS (The Fighting Boys), and several other Chinese pop s...

Taiwanese students chop leg off Chiang Kai-shek equestrian statue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The leg of an equestrian statue of Chiang Kai-shek (蔣介石) was cut off by college students early this morning on the campus of National Chengchi University (NCCU) to retaliate ag...

Taiwan elections: Wife of imprisoned ex-Hualien Magistrate elected to replace him

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In Hualien County, results of Saturday’s elections saw Hsu Chen-wei (徐榛蔚) win election to the office of County Magistrate. Hsu, who is one of seven successful fem...

China Youth Corps determined to be KMT-affiliated, all assets frozen

The non-government China Youth Corps (CYC), which services mainly young people, was determined Tuesday to be an affiliated organization with the opposition Kuomintang (KMT). Lin Feng-cheng, head of...

Registration for 2017 Taipei fire safety summer camp to begin soon

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The 2017 Taipei Fire Safety Summer Camp, organized by Taipei’s Fire Department (TFD), will begin accepting registrations at 10 a.m. on June 13. The summer camp sessions ...

OhBear and Bravo join hands to promote Taipei Universiade at Xinyi Cup badminton competition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The fifth Xinyi Cup badminton competition took place at Taipei Xinyi Sports Center on Saturday, attracting not only over 800 participants but also two bears—Taiwan Tourism ...

Japanese backpacker deeply impressed by warm help from Penghu police

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--A Japanese backpacker was full of thanks after receiving more help from Penghu police than he expected when he walked into a local police substation. Magong Precinct said in a...

Ill-gotten political party assets bill passes

The Legislature voted 72-31 Monday evening to approve the ruling Democratic Progressive Party's (DPP) version of the name of a statute aimed at handling the ill-gotten political party assets. The b...

Presidential Office to name assembly hall 'Ching-kuo Hall'

Taipei, March 22 (CNA) An assembly hall inside the Presidential Office building will be named "Ching-kuo Hall" on the March 29 Youth Day, a move that is aimed at giving people a better understanding o...

Over 76% of people see transitional justice unfulfilled: poll

Taipei, March 2 (CNA) More than 76 percent of people recently polled said that transitional justice has not been fully carried out in Taiwan, according to a survey published by Win Win Weekly Wednesd...

American falls at Chientan Youth Center (update)

Taipei, July 6 (CNA) A 17-year-old U.S. citizen of Chinese descent fell to his death from a building at the Chientan Overseas Youth Activity Center in Taipei, the center's owner, China Youth Corps...

China Youth Corps launches foreign-born Taiwanese field trip

The China Youth Corps Tainan office held a foreign-born Taiwanese field trip on June 27 and 28, providing 70 high school students who hail from new immigrant families the opportunity to join outdoor a...

China Youth Corps holds Kenting tour for disadvantaged families

The Pingtung China Youth Corps partners with the Kenting Youth activity Center Hotel to hold a two-day trip for disadvantaged families, prompting many of the foreign spouses keep saying that the organ...

New immigrants take part in Alzheimer Charity Event

The Kaohsiung Sorority of China Youth Corps held a charity event for Alzheimer patients in the Fengshan Office and Kangshan Loongfen Temple. They invited not only the neighborhood residents, but also ...