Tiger Mountain Ramble returns to Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Tiger Mountain Ramble, the annual event and local music tradition is back again this weekend for another day of music, food, friends, and fun. A year after the 2017...

Taiwan’s mobile internet speed ranks in top 20 worldwide

TAIPEI (Taiwan news) — Global internet speed testing and analysis agency Ookla declared average mobile internet speeds in Taiwan the 20th fastest in the world. Ookla is responsible for the Sp...

Nomad Festival Taiwan attracts 5 times more people this year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Nomad Festival 2018 kicked off in Puli, Nantou yesterday (Oct. 13), hosting all kinds of events including live music, a barista contest, a circus, and a food mar...

Line up released for Nomad Festival 2018 Taiwan in Nantou

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Nomad Festival 2018 Taiwan is taking place with outdoor activities and live music in Puli, Nantou from Oct. 13 to Oct. 14. The full line-up for the musical ...

AP PHOTOS: Kyrgyzstan revives traditions in Nomad Games

CHOLPON-ATA, Kyrgyzstan (AP) — The Central Asian nation of Kyrgyzstan has held its biennial Nomad Games which promote and celebrate the traditional sports of nomadic peoples. The fir...

Nomad Festival 2018 Taiwan kicks off in Central Taiwan in October

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)- Nomad Festival 2018 Taiwan is taking place with outdoor events and live music in Nantou on October 13 to 14.  Two years after the previous one, the latest ...

British con artist exploiting Taiwanese women takes down videos, banned from Airbnb

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A British con artist, who has uploaded a number of exploitive videos of Taiwanese women he met on the streets of Taipei, yesterday (June 14) took down all h...

At 45, El Hadary offers a World Cup tale of tenacity

MOSCOW (AP) — Egypt's 45-year-old goalkeeper Essam El Hadary says he feels like he's 20 again. That's a dream combination: A 20-year-old with the vast experience gained from a career...

Capturing ‘two sides of the coin’ of Freddy Lim’s life in the new film ‘Metal Politics Taiwan’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — "Metal Politics Taiwan" depicts "two sides of the coin"  referring to Freddy Lim, a metal rock star and a politician, both modern and traditional....

Upcoming events in Taipei for May 25-31

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With the sun beaming and the temperature rising, this is the perfect weekend to get out and have fun. This weekend in Taipei, there will be plenty of music events, pool pa...

Taiwan premiers 'Here To Be Heard: The Story of The Slits’ at Urban Nomad Film Fest

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Urban Nomad Film Fest began Thursday with the Taiwan premier screening of"Here To Be Heard: The Story of The Slits."  Jennifer Shagawat, the executiv...

'Metal Politics Taiwan' documentary to screen in Taipei   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – "Metal Politics Taiwan," a documentary about Taiwanese rock star and Taiwan's legislator Freddy Lim, is going to be screened for two days at t...

Kashmir nomads wonder what place they have in today's India

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Along a bustling road set amid a series of new McMansions in Kashmir's main city, a half-dozen extended families are camped in an open field in shelters of burlap and plastic. T...

Nationally Recognized Firms Selected to Design Milwaukee’s First Arts-Focused Hotel

MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2018--Excitement is building for Milwaukee’s newest downtown hotel focused on celebrating the arts. It was announced today that architecture and interior design fir...

Microsoft and Kymeta Government Solutions Demonstrate Defense and First Responder On-the-Move Communications Solutions

REDMOND, Wash., TAMPA, Fla. & CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2018--Kymeta —the leader in flat-panel satellite antennas enabling always-on mobile broadband—and Microsoft today announced ...