Public Television Service to launch online platform introducing Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Public Television Service (PTS) is rolling out an international online platform next year to introduce Taiwan to the world from a broad range of perspectives. The g...

'Island Nation': Then and now

When I first arrived in Taiwan in September 1986, I knew of course that the world is always changing, but I never realized how much it would change, and certainly not Taiwan itself. I had already serv...

Taipei Illustration Fair: It's 'bad' this year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— The Taipei Illustration Fair (TIF) theme this year is, “Why Why Why,” and features Asian illustrators exploring a turbulent environment, at Songshan Cultural an...

Taiwan’s public broadcasting service recognized at Asian Academy Creative Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A public broadcasting institution in Taiwan has claimed three awards at the Asian Academy Creative Awards (AAA), a pillar of the Singapore Media Festival that celebrates e...

Taiwanese screenwriter wins award at Busan Int'l Film Festival for crime drama

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Screenwriter Lu Shih-yuan (呂蒔媛) on Sunday (Oct. 6) received the Best Writer award at the 2019 Asia Contents Awards of the Asian Film Market at South Korea’s 24th Bus...

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...

Taiwan's DPP should narrow the gap between the good and us: columnist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is facing the risk of turning into a democracy in name only, harking back to practices from Martial Law and from Communist China, columnist Yang Sen-hong (楊憲宏) wrot...

CTi News lambasted for including Taiwan in map of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese netizens are furious after a screen capture of a CTi News (中天電視) broadcast surfaced on Tuesday (April 23) which included Taiwan in a map of China, leading many to cal...

Taiwanese drama 'The World Between Us' may air in North America, Europe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taiwanese TV drama "The World Between Us" (我們與惡的距離) could soon be broadcast in North America and Europe in the near future, while a second season is in the works....

Final episodes of Taiwanese drama 'The World Between Us' leaked on China's Weibo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Public Television Service (PTS), CatchPlay, and HBO Asia issued a statement today threatening legal action against those who illegally posted the final two episodes of the Taiw...