Google Doodle celebrates Taiwanese singer Fong Fei-Fei's 66th birthday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Google Doodle celebrated what would be famous Taiwanese singer Fong Fei-Fei's (鳳飛飛) 66th birthday today were she still living. Fong Fei-fei was a popular Taiwanese singe...

Taiwanese celeb Rainie Yang engaged to Chinese crooner Li Ronghao

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese entertainer Rainie Yang (楊丞琳) officially became engaged to Chinese crooner Li Ronghao (李榮浩) after she accepted his proposal on his birthday today (July 11). While ...

Jackie Chan says 'I don't know anything' about Hong Kong protests while in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Just as Hong Kong police were firing rubber bullets, bean bag rounds, tear gas, and water cannons at thousands of unarmed civilians in Hong Kong, Jackie Chan claimed to be igno...

Taiwanese musicians turn classic literature into modern theatrical musical

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese musician Harlem Yu (庾澄慶) launches theatrical performance of “Journey to the West- Uprise of the Young Devil” to commemorate the 30th anniversary of h...

Taiwanese singers perform at Midem 2019 in France

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three Taiwanese singers were invited to perform at the Midem 2019 in France as part of the “Taiwan Beats” portion of the festival on June 5. Midem 2019 is a...

A look at key events in the 1989 Tiananmen Square protests

BEIJING (AP) — Over seven weeks in 1989, student-led pro-democracy protests centered on Beijing's Tiananmen Square became China's greatest political upheaval since the end of the Cultural Revolution m...

Taiwanese stars A-mei, Jolin Tsai react to passage of same-sex marriage law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Top Taiwanese entertainers, including A-mei (張惠妹) and Jolin Tsai (蔡依林), have reacted with joy on social media in response to today's (May 17) passage of Taiwan's same-s...

Taiwan singer Jolin's 'Ugly Beauty' nominated for 7 Golden Melody awards

Music and music video from the Taiwanese singer Jolin Tsai's (蔡依林)'s 14th music studio album "Ugly Beauty" have been nominated for awards in seven categories in this year's Golde...

World Pangolin Day Comes Amid Alarming Number of Seizures

It's been more than two years since the ban on global trade in all pangolin species went into effect. But it has not been enough. Roughly two million pangolins have since been poached. This yea...

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 market. Music l...

Taiwanese girl group S.H.E has officially left their label agency

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The well-known Taiwanese girl group, S.H.E, officially left their label HIM International Music on Sunday, Sept. 30. The trio, who just held a free concert in Taipei to cele...

Taichung Flora Expo to debut theme song by Taiwanese pop singer named event ambassador

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The organizers of the Taichung World Flora Exposition (台中世界花博) announced Thursday that Taiwanese singer-songwriter and Golden Melody Awards winner Wu Tsing-fong (吳青峰) will...

4 Taiwanese artists to perform at Malaysia’s first open air Chinese music festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Malaysia's first outdoor music event, Tian Kong Music Festival, scheduled for the end of July will feature four distinguished singer-songwriters from Taiwan's musi...

Photo of the Day: The Rock uses 'polite hand' with Taiwanese actress

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese netizens are getting quite a chuckle from a photo posted Monday (July 2) on Taiwanese crooner Jay Chou's Instagram page showing Dwayne "The Rock" Johnso...

Golden Melody Awards: Veterans take top awards

Taipei, June 24 (CNA) Music veterans Eason Chan and Lala Hsu on Saturday took top awards at the 29th Golden Melody Awards, Taiwan's biggest music awards event. Hong Kong singer Chan took home t...