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The top 7 sporting events in Taiwan

The cancellation of the East Asian Youth Games (東亞青年運動會) in Taichung last year, at the behest of the Chinese Communist Party is a blow to sport in the country. But Taiwan should reassure itself that t...

Chinese-Taipei Crowned 2018 Bronco World Series Champions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Bronco League World Series little league baseball final for the Asia-Pacific region was held in Los Alamitos, U.S. on August 7, with the Taiwan team defeating Mex...

Upcoming K-pop concerts in Taiwan in Aug. and Sept.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — K-pop's growing popularity in Taiwan is evidenced by the seven K-pop concerts scheduled around Taipei this August and September. K-pop fans will not want to miss out. ...

NBA Champion Jordan Bell visits Taiwan for NBA 3x competition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – NBA Champion with the Golden State Warriors, Jordan Bell arrived in Taiwan on July 19, to promote the Cathay Pacific NBA 3x basketball competition, reported CNA. Bell w...

Taiwanese take Red Bull Soapbox Race by the horns

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Over 10,000 spectators came out to watch 71 creative cars compete in the Red Bull Soapbox Race, which was held for second time in Taiwan at National Taiwan Sport University, wi...

U.S. Open champ's apology shows winning isn't everything for Taiwanese

It should have been the proudest moment in the career of Taiwanese tennis ace Chan Yung-jan (詹詠然) when she became the first Taiwanese player to win a U.S. Open title, along with the women's double...

Taiwanese boy who wins three Grand Slam junior titles this year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--Taiwanese boy Hsu Yu-hsiou (許育修) won three Grand Slam boys doubles titles this year after sealing victory at the US Open in New York on Saturday, becoming Taiwan’s new tenn...

Hurricane Harvey traps 24 Universiade athletes in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At least 24 athletes from the United States have been unable to head home after the Universiade due to Hurricane Harvey, but they have been offered shelter by a university...

Taiwanese woman weightlifter wins gold at Universiade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Woman weightlifter Hung Wan-ting (洪萬庭) won gold for Taiwan at the Taipei 2017 Summer Universiade in the 69-kilogram Group A Wednesday. Including Hung’s medal, Tai...

Taipei Universiade prefabricated pool opens

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The prefabricated pool that will be used for the swimming and water polo events at Taipei 2017 Universiade has been announced by event officials to have been ready for competitio...

Taipei city turns gym field into swimming pool for Universiade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- With Taipei Summer Universiade around the corner, Taipei City Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) posted an article on his Facebook, saying that the city has complete the construction of a t...

Taiwan’s two-time Olympic gold medalist aims for glory at home in August

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--One might wonder what Taiwan’s first two-time Olympic gold medalist Hsu Shu-ching (許淑淨) has been doing after she won Taiwan’s only gold medal at the Olympics Games in...

Taipei Universiade swimming pool assembly process revealed on Facebook

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--A technician from the university where the swimming pool-to-be of the 2017 Taipei Summer Universiade is being built posted an article on his Facebook, revealing how the movable p...

More than 100,000 rides registered on Taiwan's Airport MRT on Saturday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--The Taoyuan Metro Corporation (TMC) said on Sunday that its employees were thrilled to learn that the number of rides on the entire Taiwan Taoyuan Airport MRT (AMRT) line on Satu...

NIAG 2016 wraps up with 69 record-breaking results

After five days of competition in Taitung City, the 2016 National Intercollegiate Athletic Games (NIAG) wrapped up on Wednesday with 69 record-breaking performances. A total of more than 10,000 a...