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Over 1,300 foreigners granted Taiwan Employment Gold Cards in 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan issued a total of 1,399 Employment Gold Cards in 2020 as it endeavors to attract highly skilled foreign talent. The number issued last year doubled that of the p...

HK actor Anthony Wong receives Taiwan employment gold card

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Famed Hong Kong actor and pro-democracy activist Anthony Wong (黃秋生) has received Taiwan's Employment Gold Card. The National Development Council (NDC) on Sunday (Ap...

Hong Kong veteran actor Liu Kai-chi dies at 66

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hong Kong actor Liu Kai-chi (廖啟智) died Sunday (March 28) after a battle with stomach cancer. Liu appeared in more than 70 films during his 40-year acting career, includ...

Veteran Hong Kong actor Ng Man-tat passes away

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hong Kong veteran actor Ng Man-tat (吳孟達) passed away Saturday at the age of 70. Ng was a Hong Kong actor originally from Fujian, China. He started his career at the age...

Hong Kong actor considers offering acting classes in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hong Kong movie star Anthony Wong (黃秋生) said Tuesday (Dec. 22) that he is considering offering classes to young actors in Taiwan as well as starting an online food busines...

Taiwanese food show features Hong Kong actor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A new Taiwanese food program called "Friends by Food Truck" began shooting Saturday (Nov. 28). The show is hosted by Wong Chau-sang (黃秋生), with Taiwanese cele...

AP PHOTOS: Masks hold images of pandemic, Hong Kong protests

HONG KONG (AP) — In one of Edmond Kok's creations, a 3D visualization of a spiky coronavirus bursts out of a face mask. Another mask uses a plastic takeout container to remind people of the environmen...

HK actor Anthony Wong finishes quarantine in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Famed Hong Kong actor and pro-democracy activist Anthony Wong (黃秋生) on Tuesday (May 26) completed his 14-day quarantine and praised Taiwan's handling of the Wuhan coro...

Taiwan saw spike in Hongkongers seeking residency in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan saw significant growth in the number of Hong Kong residents fleeing to the country last year amid months of political uncertainty and social unrest. According to...

Taiwan mulls opening trade links with HK as actor arrives

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) on Tuesday (May 12) announced that it is considering reopening economic and trade links with Hong Kong on the same day ...

Pro-democracy Hong Kong actor under quarantine in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Pro-democracy Hong Kong actor Wong Chau-sang (黃秋生) has disclosed early Tuesday morning (May 12) that he is under quarantine in Taiwan while hinting at the possibility of p...

Video shows Hong Kong actor telling Taiwanese to 'go home and vote'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A short but moving video by Hong Kong actor Chapman To (杜汶澤) calling on Taiwanese to cherish their democracy and vote has quickly gone viral in Taiwan, with over 120,00 vi...

Donnie Yen's 'Ip Man' finale to be released in Taiwan Dec. 20

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Hong Kong martial arts actor Donnie Yen (甄子丹) has announced that 'Ip Man 4: The Finale' will be his last kung fu film. The classic kung fu film series, Ip Man, ...

Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed at event in China

BEIJING (AP) — Veteran Hong Kong actor Simon Yam has been stabbed while attending an event in southern China. Police say his injuries are not life-threatening and a suspect has been ...

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam injured in China knife attack

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Veteran Hong Kong star Simon Yam (任達華) is recovering in a hospital after a man stabbed him with a knife during an appearance in China Saturday (July 20) morning. Yam, 6...