Taiwanese YouTuber posts open letter to WHO

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A popular Taiwanese YouTuber on Monday (Feb. 10) issued an open letter to the World Health Organization (WHO) calling on it to allow Taiwan to enter the organization at le...

K-pop star from Taiwan named 'most beautiful face of 2019'

Chou Tzu-yu (周子瑜), the Taiwanese member of South Korean girl group Twice, was named the "most beautiful face of 2019" in a ranking released Friday by American film review site TC Candler. ...

Moroccan YouTuber sentenced to prison, journalist detained

RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Moroccan authorities have sentenced a Youtuber who criticized the king to prison, and detained a journalist-activist who defended anti-government protesters in a tweet. ...

Youtuber Potter King 'flirts' again with Taiwan President

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After denying China's request to remove a video featuring President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), popular Taiwanese Youtuber Potter King (波特王) once again filmed with the preside...

Taiwan YouTuber refuses Chinese promoter's request to pull video featuring Pres. Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Popular Taiwanese YouTuber Potter King (波特王) has denied a request from his Chinese partner to remove a video featuring President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) after it went viral. ...

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...

Video shows Bloomberg saying China's 'Xi Jinping is not a dictator'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Canadian YouTuber on Monday (Dec. 2) posted a clip on YouTube from a PBS interview in which Michael Bloomberg claimed China's ruler Xi Jinping "is not a dictato...

NoxInfluencer reveals top 10 YouTubers in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — YouTube has become a prime source of entertainment for millions of people in Taiwan and its analytics tool, NoxInfluencer, reveals that eight of the top 10 most-viewed You...

Google allows Taiwan 2020 election candidates on YouTube

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — While Google is refusing to accept advertising from candidates in the January 11, 2020 elections, videos featuring the politicians on its YouTube site are still allowed, r...

Former Youtuber accused of abusing adopted kids has died

PHOENIX (AP) — Authorities say an Arizona woman whose popular YouTube channel featuring her adopted children was terminated after her arrest on child abuse and kidnapping charges has died. ...

Taiwan Youtubers form new political party

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Independent Taiwan legislator and former Youtube personality Chiu Wei-chieh (邱威傑) announced Tuesday (Nov. 5) that he has filed a request to form the new "Can't St...

Swedish YouTuber shoots video of Taiwan Pride Parade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Swedish YouTuber has uploaded a video of Saturday's (Oct. 26) massive Taiwan Pride Parade, which saw hundreds of thousands of participants. On Saturday, Swedish Y...

Taiwan president and YouTuber introduce Vietnamese cuisine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) joined Thai-Taiwanese YouTuber Chien-Chien (千千) on her show "Chien-Chien is Eating" (千千進食中) to discuss the New Southbound Pol...

Binge eating videos find big audience, even for weight loss

NEW YORK (AP) — While trying to lose weight, Becky Beach found assistance in an unlikely place: thousands of online videos featuring people binging on massive amounts of ramen, burgers, chicken wings ...

Viard's debut at Chanel ready-to-wear is crashed by comedian

PARIS (AP) — In her first solo ready-to-wear show since Karl Lagerfeld's death, Chanel designer Virginie Viard had a lot to prove. And by recreating a sprawling Parisian roofscape in...