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...

Controversial singer Huang An back in Taiwan for medical treatment

Taipei, March 10 (CNA) Controversial singer Huang An, who was at the heart of a controversy involving teenage pop star Chou Tzu-yu earlier this year, returned to Taiwan from China Thursday for medical...

Huang An’s whereabouts a mystery after Chou incident

Entertainer Huang An, who has incited public indignation by accusing other entertainers of holding the political view of Taiwan independence, will not return to Taiwan for the Chinese New Year, accord...

Flag row swayed over 11% of voters in legislative election: poll

Taipei, Jan. 21 (CNA) Almost 12 percent of voters in Taiwan's legislative election were influenced in their decision by a recent controversy surrounding a teenage Taiwanese pop star who appeared on a ...

ROC flag a consensus among Taiwanese: DPP official

The official designation of Taiwan, the Republic of China (ROC), and the ROC flag are highly symbolic for people in Taiwan, and there is a broad consensus on the national flag, a Democratic Progressiv...

Timeline of the Chou Tzu-yu flag controversy

Jan. 8 In a series of posts on his Sina Weibo microblog, Huang An (黃安), a 53-year-old singer born in Taiwan and based in China, accuses 16-year-old Chou Tzu-yu (周子瑜), better known as Tzuyu, the onl...

Cross-strait relations depend on Beijing's view of Tsai: scholar

London, Jan. 16 (CNA) The development of relations between Taiwan and China will depend on how Beijing sees Taiwan's President-elect Tsai Ing-wen after the leader of the independence-leaning Democr...

Chinese media expose Huang An’s Chinese identity: reports

Democratic Progressive Party Legislator Chen Chi-mai pointed out Sunday that the first thing he will do Monday morning would be to establish a profile check on Taiwanese singer Huang An. Last week,...

Tzuyu case contributes marginally to Tsai's win: scholar

An incident involving a Taiwanese entertainer who was slammed for displaying a Republic of China flag helped drum up votes for Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) in Saturday's president election, a scholar has said. ...

TAO apathetic over flag controversy, slams Taiwan independence

China’s Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) reiterated Saturday that cross-strait relations have been based on the “1992 Consensus” since 2008, and that it strongly opposes Taiwan independence, according to a...