Young Taiwanese pianist Chen Kuan-wei earns award at German music competition

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – 18-year-old Taiwanese pianist Chen Kuan-wei (陳冠偉) received third place at Germany's national music competition for children and adolescents, "Jugend musiziert,&qu...

Opinion - Taiwan’s Big Challenge: Nurturing Foreign Entrepreneurs

Taiwan has initiated many programs to attract more foreign talent and investors to set up business in Taiwan. The fact that Taiwanese youngsters are now being drained to develop their career and study...

Experts warn: Nearly 90% of Taiwan city kids suffer myopia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The number of Taiwanese youngsters with nearsightedness has increased up to 90 percent, and most of them are from cities. Today, in a meeting with CNA reporters, doctor...

60% of Taiwanese youngsters want to quit jobs for travel: Expedia

Taipei, Oct. 29 (CNA) Taiwanese young people love traveling much more than their Asian counterparts, with sixty percent of them longing to quit their jobs to take long vacations, according to a surv...

Retrocession Day commemorated in Taipei

Taipei, Oct. 25 (CNA) The 70th anniversary of Taiwan's retrocession to the Republic of China was commemorated on Sunday morning at a meeting held at Chungshan Hall in Taipei, where a representative of...

Taiwanese, Chinese college students on rural teaching mission

Taipei, July 11 (CNA) Hundreds of college students from Taiwan and China embarked on a volunteer journey Saturday that will see them travel to rural areas in the two countries over the summer to teach...