First Eslite bookstore in Tokyo fuses Taiwan, Japan elements

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The first branch of the renowned Taiwan bookstore chain Eslite will open in Japan on Friday (Sept. 27). Located in Nihonbashi, the commercial district of Tokyo, the Esl...

Ju Percussion Group to showcase young talent

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ju Percussion Group will host two recitals featuring up-and-coming musicians at the Eslite Performance Hall on Sept. 25 and 26. The Ju Percussion Group has returned...

Upcoming events in Taipei: August 16-30

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Apart from the many exhibitions, festivals, and performances introduced last week (most are still ongoing), there is also an array of one-day events coming up in the secon...

Eslite to host summer events for kids in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Eslite bookstores in Taipei have launched a series of summer events for children through September 26 featuring Mickey and Minnie Mouse. The events include music, danci...

Six themes for six concerts at Taiwan International Harp Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan International Harp Festival gets underway in June and features renowned musicians from abroad, with six themes for six concerts. Taking place from June 25-30...

Taiwan cannot become the second Hong Kong: William Lai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan is an independent sovereign state and cannot become a second Hong Kong, Macau or Tibet, said former premier William Lai (賴清德). Lai on Monday afternoon attended a...

Book by ex-Premier Lai tops Taiwan bestseller lists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Former Premier William Lai (賴清德) was adding extra book-signing sessions as his recently published memoirs topped bestseller lists Thursday (April 11). Lai has been running fo...

Taiwan's Eslite Gallery features Chinese artist Liu Xiaodong at Art Basel Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Art Basel Hong Kong 2019 is kicking off on Mar. 29 while Eslite Gallery (誠品畫廊) in Taiwan is going to present the works of China’s contemporary artist Liu Xiaodong (劉...

Polish Office in Taipei hosts film festival to share Poland's culture with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Polish government has been hosting film festivals across the world to celebrate 100 years of the country’s independence, which Poles celebrated on Nov. 11, 2018,...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, February 16-24

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As always there are tons of interesting events happening all around Taipei this month. For those looking to experience what the city has to offer, here are some suggested ...

Taipei's Eslite art gallery showcases Zhan Wang's 'The Invisible'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Chinese artist Zhan Wang's solo exhibition "The Invisible” will kick off at Eslite Gallery on Jan. 12 and run until Feb. 17. It will feature over 20 representat...

Man caught secretly taking 'upskirt' videos in Taipei Eslite Bookstore

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A man was caught using a pinhole camera in his shoe to capture video footage under women's skirts yesterday afternoon (Nov. 11) at an Eslite Bookstore in Taipei's Xinyi...

eslite hotel: a luxury hotel in Taipei built on books, with a soul

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's eslite group started out selling books and has expanded into Hong Kong and China as an iconic bookstore chain, with an ever-growing cadre of fans, before the ...

Taiwan’s Eslite Bookstore to make inroads into Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s iconic bookstore chain Eslite (誠品) has announced plans to tap into the Japanese market in what it called a “new starting point for cross-culture ventu...

Book launch party for 'Formosa Moon' to held in Taipei Oct. 27

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A book launch party will be held on Oct. 27 for American travel writer Joshua Samuel Brown's (葉家喜) latest book "Formosa Moon" at the Red Room in Taipei. To ce...