‘NSO At the Movies - NSO x Blue Cinema’  concert to be performed in Tainan, Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The classical music concert “NSO At the Movies - NSO x Blue Cinema” will be performed at Tainan Cultural Center at 3:30 on January 21. The concert highlights ...

White remains the top color choice for cars worldwide in 2017: PPG

Taipei (Taiwan News)— White continues to dominate as the most popular choice for automobiles worldwide in 2017, according to PPG’s annual automotive color popularity data.   W...

Bald cypress trees beside Lipi Lake in Yilan County, northeastern Taiwan turn russet-red

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The views of brownish red bald cypress trees set between green lake water, layered mountains, and blue skies have attracted many visitors and photographers to Lipi Lake in Y...

Taiwanese government aims to ban the sale of all petroleum vehicles by 2040

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The Taiwanese government’s objective is to completely ban the selling of petroleum vehicles by 2040, according to a news release by the country’s Ministry of Eco...

Runaway schoolboys in Yilan, Taiwan spending a cold night under a bridge found unharmed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Two sixth graders in Taiwan’s northeastern county of Yilan wandered about after school on Monday and spent a cold night under a bridge after they got into trouble at s...

Samsung announces availability of Galaxy A8 and A8+ 2018 in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Samsung Electronics has announced the latest additions to the Galaxy A series: the Galaxy A8(2018) and A8+(2018). The Galaxy A8 and A8+ 2018 will be available in Taiwan around...

Submissions open for the 20th Taipei Film Festival International New Talent Competition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--As one of the main competition for the Taipei Film Festival, the International New Talent Competition is open for submissions from January 8 to March 30, according to a news rele...

The stack of 9 frogs at Sun Moon Lake is a mistaken indicator of Taiwan’s drought conditions: Taipower official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A statue of nine stacked frogs in Taiwan’s world famous Sun Moon Lake has long been regarded by the general public in Taiwan as a visual representation of the drought ...

Gartner: Worldwide semiconductor revenue grew 22.2% in 2017, Samsung leads the pack

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—In 2017, worldwide semiconductor revenue totaled US$419.7 billion, a 22.2% increase from 2016, according to preliminary results by Gartner, Inc. The research and advisory...

Taipei City Government unveils beta version of its new website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taipei City Government has been looking forward to feedbacks to the beta version of the city government’s new website (English version), which is accessible through Ja...

Taipei, Chiayi County and Kaohsiung rated best in hotel management evaluation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taipei City, Chiayi County and Kaohsiung City topped the 2017 evaluation of hotel management among local governments conducted by Taiwan’s Tourism Bureau, according to...

Taipei City trash collection schedule for CNY holiday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—As Chinese New Year is only six weeks from now, Taipei City’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) on Tuesday announced the city’s garbage collection sch...

Sophia the robot politely rejects an imaginative proposal of marriage in her first visit to India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Sophia the robot politely rejected an imaginative proposal of marriage during her first visit to India, according to a video release. Sophia attended a lecture as a guest at T...

Taiwan’s highest court rules for mother who sues her son for financial support

Taipei (Taiwan News)—Taiwan’s highest court ruled Tuesday in favor of a Taiwanese woman who sued her son for financial support on the grounds that she had signed an agreement with her son ...

Eurasian otter found taking cover in a Kinmen elementary school dies Monday at Taipei Zoo  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—A wounded Eurasian otter found taking cover in an elementary school on Taiwan’s offshore island of Kinmen on Friday and transported to Taipei Zoo soon after for treatm...