Historic tours showcase work of veteran architect Dahong Wang in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall launched a series of summer touring events featuring architect Dahong Wang's (王大閎) works in Taipei. Taiwanese veteran arc...

Taiwan's KMT head says WHO should come clean on China's underreporting of coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's new Kuomintang (KMT) chairman, legislator Johnny Chiang (江啟臣), on Thursday (March 12) said the World Health Organization (WHO) should explain if Communist Chi...

Foxconn founder to support Soong in Taiwan presidential election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn Technology founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) on Wednesday (Jan. 1) expressed his support for the People First Party (PFP) and its presidential candidate, James Soong (宋楚瑜), ...

'A Sun' shines at Taiwan Golden Horse awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— At the 56th Golden Horse Awards held at Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall in Taipei on Saturday (Nov. 23) night the big winner was "A Sun," which received six awards. ...

Head-turners on the red carpet at Taiwan's Golden Horses

A parade of stunning head-turners graced the red carpet at the 56th Golden Horse Awards in Taipei Saturday, matching the grandeur of the occasion. Among them was Taiwanese actress-writer Gingle Wan...

Master photographer Ko Si-chi highlights Tainan's artistic growth

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The 90-year-old Taiwanese photographer Ko Si-chi (柯錫杰) has returned to his hometown of Tainan to showcase his works at Asir Art Museum (甘樂阿舍) until Jan. 4. Asir Art Mus...

Kiwi student wins Mandarin public speaking contest in Taipei

A language program student from New Zealand on Thursday won the top prize in a Mandarin public speaking contest in Taipei where foreign nationals described their experiences in Taiwan or shared other ...

Swedish YouTuber shoots video of Taiwan Pride Parade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Swedish YouTuber has uploaded a video of Saturday's (Oct. 26) massive Taiwan Pride Parade, which saw hundreds of thousands of participants. On Saturday, Swedish Y...

Crime series wins big in Taiwan's Golden Bell Awards' television category

Taiwanese television crime series, "The World Between Us (我們與惡的距離)," scooped up six major prizes at the 54th Golden Bell Awards' category for television programming on Saturday, includin...

9 retired Taiwanese generals skip Communist China anniversary fearing NT$10 million fine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nine retired Taiwanese generals reportedly skipped the celebrations for Communist China's 70th anniversary in Beijing on Tuesday (Oct. 1) because they feared having to...

The Latest: Hong Kong readies for another likely clash

HONG KONG (AP) — The Latest on protests in Hong Kong (all times local): 11:25 a.m. Protesters and police are preparing for a likely showdown in central Hong Kong, o...

Hong Kong protesters, police ready for another likely clash

HONG KONG (AP) — Protesters and police prepared Sunday for a likely showdown in central Hong Kong, one day after clashes led to 11 arrests and left at least two dozen injured in an outlying dist...

Retired Taiwanese generals can lose pension over China activities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Retired generals can lose their pension if they take part in political activities in China, according to rules approved by the Legislative Yuan Wednesday (July 3). The ...

Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall architect commemorated by exhibition in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall (國父紀念館) has just launched a new exhibition to commemorate the building’s architect Wang Dahong (王大閎), which will continue until June. 9. ...

Taiwan's Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall launches new painting to celebrate 47th anniversary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall today (Thursday, May 16) unveiled a new painting entitled “Taiwan Scenery” (台灣風情) to celebrate its 47th birthday. ...