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Taiwan literature faces different publishing climates in Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -As Taiwan literature is expanding across the world, industry stakeholders have found the publishing market between countries in Europe extremely diversified despite their geograp...

Exhibition highlights Taiwan literature's international reach

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Museum of Taiwan Literature (NMTL) on Friday (July 22) exhibited recent projects in publishing Taiwanese literary works internationally, with thirteen books l...

Taiwan culture minister visits French Senate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Culture Minister Lee Yung-te (李永得) visited France’s Senate in Paris in the company of a senior senator, reports said Monday (June 20). Lee and his spouse, Democra...

Taiwan’s I-Mei Foods plans environmental campaign to mark 88th anniversary

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In order to mark its 88th anniversary, leading Taiwan food producer I-Mei Foods Co. will present a series of environmentally themed promotional activities. A precursor ...

Taiwan's Cloud Gate ropes in circus for weekend party

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan dance troupe Cloud Gate launched a party featuring circus performances and dancing classes over the weekend (March 20-21). Inside the 1.5 hectare Cloud Gate Thea...

Taiwan musicians to feature at 2021 SXSW Music Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four Taiwanese bands and musicians are set to perform at the 2021 South by Southwest (SXSW) Music Festival later this month, spotlighting unique Taiwanese cultural element...

Taiwan Culture Minister to be taken over by Hakka Affairs head

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Chairman of the Hakka Affairs Council, Li Yong-de (李永得), has been tapped to become the next Minister of Culture in Taiwan. The former Minister of Culture, Cheng Li-ch...

Taiwan Culture Minister resigns

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's Minister of Culture Cheng Li-chiun (鄭麗君) officially stepped down on Thursday (May 14). Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) and his entire Cabinet tendered their r...

2020 Taipei Lantern Festival to light up twin venues

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This year's Taipei Lantern Festival, set for Feb. 8-16, will be held at two venues, with one on the western, historic side of the city, and another at the far eastern ...

Celebrity self-help book tops Eslite Bookstore Bestseller List

A self-help book by a famous Taiwan TV host topped the Eslite Bookstore Bestseller list for 2019, according to a report released by the popular bookstore chain on Wednesday (Dec. 4). The "Esli...

20 Taiwan documentary films tour Thailand

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Twenty Taiwanese documentaries are being screened in Bangkok until Sunday (Nov. 3), as part of the Taiwan Documentary Film Festival, which opened on Wednesday (Oct. 30). ...

Museums offer free entry on Taiwan Culture Day

TAIPEI(Taiwan News)– There will be free admission to 202 venues on Taiwan Culture Day, Oct. 16, which marks the establishment of the Taiwanese Cultural Association (TCA) on Oct. 17, 1921, by Chi...

Taiwan indigenous children's choir awarded gold at Vienna Intl. Competition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- At the 2019 Vienna International Choir Competition and Festival, the choir from Qingye Elementary School (青葉國小) in Pingtung County was awarded a gold diploma in the category of...

Taiwan culture minister wants to leave government

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - As the Cabinet of Premier William Lai (賴清德) resigned Friday, Culture Minister Cheng Li-chiun (鄭麗君) said on Facebook she wanted to leave government as her mission had been accomp...

Taipei Chinese Orchestra to play in New York for the first time

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taipei City Orchestra will play in New York City for the first time on the evening of Nov. 6. Chinese Grammy-winning pipa virtuoso Wu Man (吳蠻) will team up with the...