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Rolling Stone mislabels nationality of Taiwan's TWICE star

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Rolling Stone has failed to correct an article in which it left out the fact that one of the members of the K-pop girl group TWICE is Taiwanese, rather than South Korean o...

K-pop star Chou Tzu-yu donates 50 respirators to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chou Tzu-yu (周子瑜), the Taiwanese member of the K-pop girl group Twice, on her birthday donated 50 respirators to help treat COVID-19 patients in critical condition in Taiw...

Korean boy band BTS faces uproar in China over war comments

SEOUL (AP) — Chinese nationalists erupted in anger at South Korean boy band BTS after its leader thanked Korean War veterans for their sacrifices. The singer, who goes by RM, made th...

Taiwan mulls new health insurance policy for citizens living overseas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's National Health Insurance Administration Director-General Lee Po-chang (李伯璋) said Saturday (Sept. 19) the government is considering a new health insurance pol...

K-pop star Chou Tzu-yu returns to S. Korea after Taiwan quarantine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chou Tzu-yu (周子瑜), the Taiwanese member of K-pop girl group Twice, on Wednesday (March 18) returned to South Korea after undergoing a 14-day quarantine in her hometown of ...

K-pop star Chou Tzu-yu quarantined in Taiwan after returning from S. Korea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The mother of Chou Tzu-yu (周子瑜), the Taiwanese member of K-pop girl group Twice, on Sunday (March. 8) confirmed that her daughter is undergoing a two-week quarantine in he...

K-pop star from Taiwan named 'most beautiful face of 2019'

Chou Tzu-yu (周子瑜), the Taiwanese member of South Korean girl group Twice, was named the "most beautiful face of 2019" in a ranking released Friday by American film review site TC Candler. ...

Taiwan requests correction of Taiwanese entertainers' references

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) demanded Saturday that the organizer of an event correct the references of several Taiwanese entertainers on TC Candler's annual list of the 100 most beautif...

Under China's eye: Korean music companies exercise caution with Taiwanese K-pop stars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Major music corporations in Korea are coming under increased scrutiny by Chinese government officials for the language used to describe K-Pop stars from Taiwan. Accordi...

Taiwan's Chou Tzu-yu is one of the most beautiful faces of 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese K-pop idol Chou Tzu-yu (周子瑜) was ranked as the second most beautiful face of 2018 by TC Candler. On Dec.27, TC Candler, a British independent critic published...

Filipino-American Liza Soberano ranks as most beautiful face of 2017

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Filipino-American actress and model Liza Soberano was listed in as the most beautiful face on TC Candler's list titled "The 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2017." ...

Taiwan's Chou Tzu-yu ranks as 3rd most beautiful face of 2017

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- TC Candler has listed Taiwanese K-pop singer Chou Tzu-yu (周子瑜) as the third most beautiful face on his list titled "The 100 Most Beautiful Faces of 2017." This is...

Taiwanese K-pop star to perform at Japanese New Year's Eve festival

Taipei, Nov. 16 (CNA) Taiwanese K-pop star Chou Tzu-yu (周子瑜) will perform at a New Year's Eve song festival that is produced by the Japan Broadcasting Corporation (NHK), the organizers said Thursd...