Taiwan President greets Rotary delegation planning 2021 conference in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with representatives from the service organization Rotary International on Tuesday (Aug. 13) and said that she looks forward to attending ...

Taiwan’s foreign students thrilled at ‘bombing of Master Handan’ event to mark Lantern Fest

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A group of 200 students from 25 countries on exchange programs in Taiwan was offered a rare opportunity to have a taste of local Lantern Festival culture in an event hoste...

Upcoming Events in Taipei, Dec. 28 - Jan. 6

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – With New Year’s Eve just around the corner, Taipei offers a host of activities to ring in the new year and beyond. New Year’s Eve (Image by Flickr user...

Taipei signs MOU to host 2021 Rotary International Convention

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding paving the way to welcome an estimated 40,000 attendees to the Rotary International Convention...

Hope for Lions in Tanzania’s Ngorongoro Conservation Area

(TANZANIA / WILDAID) - A new strategic partnership between WildAid, Fair Trade Safaris and KopeLion addresses this crisis by working with local communities Most people around the world are not awar...

Taipei Mayor: More must be done to combat drug use among youth

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Mayor of Taipei City, Ko Wen-je, speaking at a an event in Taipei's Xinyi District, reaffirmed his commitment to combating drug use in Taiwan. The event on Dec....

A minute changes the world

Industrial changes usually begin from a flash of inspiration. Since 2011, Brain Magazine and Taiwan Amoeba Design Association (TADA) have held creativity forum activities and exhibitions around Taiwan...

What foreign students can teach host families about America

DENVER (AP) — It was Miaofan Chen's first trip away from her native China. At lunch with us in Denver, she looked so bemused that I had to ask: "Is this the first time you've had a hamburger?" ...