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Actress Lily Tien angers Taiwanese for 'China's Taiwan' lyrics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese actress Lily Tien (田麗) angered Taiwanese netizens after she released a video over the weekend in which she claimed to hail from "Taiwan, China," while ...

Taiwanese model Lin Chi-ling welcomes first child on LNY Eve

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese model Lin Chi-ling (林志玲) has given birth to her first child, Lin announced on Monday (Jan. 31). In a Facebook post, the 47-year-old model and actress wrote, &...

Taiwanese celebrity donates US$140,000 to train derailment victims

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese superstar Lin Chi-ling (林志玲) announced Tuesday (April 6) her donation of NT$4 million (US$140,485) to the victims of the train derailment on April 2, which kille...

Online entertainment poll marks Taiwanese artists with Chinese flags

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese stars from supermodel Lin Chi-ling (林志玲) to “Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon” actor Chang Chen (張震) have been identified with China's flag instead...

Lin Chi-ling's wedding boosts tourism in Taiwan's old capital

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Sunday's wedding between Taiwan's favorite supermodel, Lin Chi-ling (林志玲) and Japanese boy band member Akira in Tainan, the hometown of Lin’s parents, booste...

Taiwan supermodel Lin Chi-ling ties knot in Tainan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese supermodel Lin Chi-ling (林志玲) tied the knot with Japanese boy band member Akira at a wedding held in the island nation’s southwestern city of Tainan on Sun...

S Taiwan museum to host wedding party for model and Japanese pop star

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The high-profile wedding party for local supermodel Lin Chi-ling (林志玲) and Japanese pop star Akira will take place between two buildings of the Tainan Art Museum in order ...

[Taiwan Presidential Election] Tsai Ing-wen: Time for increased investment in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Election Tidbits about nominees and possible candidates:Tsai Ing-wen, Han Kuo-yu, Ko Wen-je, and Terry Gou. [ Last updated: (GMT+8) 15:35 Sept. 7, 2019 ] Terry G...

Taipei mayor says Chen Chu is 'a fat Han Kuo-yu'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In what appears to be a major slip of the tongue, Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) referred to Presidential Office Secretary-General Chen Chu (陳菊) as "a fat Han Kuo-yu" (...

Taiwan supermodel Lin Chi-ling accuses media of privacy violation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Representatives of Taiwan supermodel Lin Chi-ling (林志玲) issued a statement on Tuesday (Aug. 20), accusing a celebrity gossip magazine of violating her privacy. The Mirr...

Taiwan supermodel Lin Chi-ling marries Japanese pop band Exile member Akira

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese supermodel Lin Chi-ling (林志玲) and Japanese pop band Exile member Akira announced on social media they had gotten married Thursday (June 6). The announcement s...

Taiwan model Lin Chi-ling features on Forbes Heroes of Philanthropy list

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese model and actress Lin Chi-ling (林志玲) is the only celebrity to be featured on Forbes Magazine’s list of 40 Asian “Heroes of Philanthropy” for 20...

Taiwanese bands and entertainers donate to Hualien quake relief

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese band Mayday reportedly donated NT$ 5 million on behalf of their agency B'in Music Co. Ltd for relief efforts in the aftermath of the deadly earthquake that hit Hu...