Taiwan popstar Jolin Tsai to join Namie Amuro at final concert in Okinawa

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Before Japanese pop superstar Namie Amuro (安室奈美惠) retires Sunday, Taiwanese colleague Jolin Tsai (蔡依林) will appear at her goodbye concert on her native island of Okinawa S...

Taiwan pop superstar Jolin Tsai close to recovery, but August concerts canceled

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Pop superstar Jolin Tsai (蔡依林) has been discussing work plans for the month of March, but concerts originally expected for August will not take place until next year, repo...

Taiwan pop superstar Jolin Tsai in hospital

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Pop superstar Jolin Tsai (蔡依林) was forced to cancel a trip to Milan Fashion Week as she had to stay in hospital due to a case of acute gastroenteritis, the Apple Daily rep...

2017 Top popular Mandarin songs that cannot be missed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As 2017 is about to wrap up, how many Mandarin songs have been on your playlist so far? Let's take a look at Mandopop with the most popular songs in Taiwan a...

Mandarin Oriental, Taipei hosted A Venetian Masquerade Charity Gala

On the evening of 2 December 2017, Mandarin Oriental, Taipei and WE People magazine hosted A Venetian Masquerade Charity Gala at the hotel’s Grand Ballroom. Nearly 400 valued guests, high-end so...

Top 5 highest-earning Taiwanese singers in 2017 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Pop superstar Jay Chou (周杰倫) keeps his crown at the top spot on the list of the highest-earning singers in Taiwan for 2017, announced on Tuesday. The Chinese-...

Local, Taiwan-American designers to feature in New York fashion show

Five Taiwan and Taiwan-American designers are set to feature their works Sept. 23 at the AsianInNY 2017 Fashion Show, New York City’s largest event focusing on the works of Asian fashionistas, a...

Taiwan pop star Jolin Tsai to move from gay to women’s issues

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Pop star Jolin Tsai (蔡依林) told a Billboard interview that now that same-sex marriage is about to be introduced in Taiwan, her next album will turn to social and menta...

Black rapper 'Famous' releases music video shot in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- JUNO (Canadian Grammy's) nominated rapper "Famous" last week released what he describes as the first music video filmed in Taiwan featuring an established bl...

Jolin Tsai baked mummy cake for Tom Cruise

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Tom Cruise spent Wednesday and Thursday in Taipei to promote his new movie “The Mummy,” but apart from a news conference and an official premiere, little was s...

Chinese react to Taiwan's gay marriage ruling

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The landmark decision by Taiwan's constitutional court to legalize same-sex marriage instantly became a hot topic on social media in China, with millions of hits on We...

French magazine misnames Taiwan pop star Jolin Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A French style magazine published a picture of Taiwanese pop star Jolin Tsai (蔡依林) in its latest edition, but the caption identified her as “Lydia Teen,” the s...

115 celebrities to feature in “See Through” wall against homophobia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of 115 celebrities will be featured on a giant “See Through” wall to be erected at the Huashan 1914 Creative Park in Taipei City on Thursday to mark th...

Agent: Jolin Tsai and Vivian Dawson have broken up

An agent of entertainer Jolin Tsai has confirmed that she and her boyfriend of six years, Vivian Dawson, have broken up. Jolin, 36, began her singing career by winning the champion at an MTV s...

Rainbows in skies over northern Taiwan seen as sign by same-sex marriage supporters

A day after a music festival was staged in front of the Presidential Office Building in Taipei Saturday which drew over 250,000 people, Taiwanese netizens posted photos of rainbows spot...