A new look at Frank Lloyd Wright's textiles, home goods

NEW YORK (AP) — A small but important exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art explores a little-known facet of architect Frank Lloyd Wright's creations: his line of wallpapers, printed and woven tex...

Taiwan's EVA Air begins flights to Da Nang, Vietnam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- EVA Air announced that it commenced charter flights to Da Nang, Vietnam on Wednesday (Sept. 4) and that it will begin offering regular daily flights in December. EVA Air sai...

Wife of Taiwan presidential candidate sells controversial ‘farmhouse’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu’s (韓國瑜) wife said Wednesday (August 28) she had sold a “farmhouse” in Yunlin County which had become e...

Taiwan's Kaohsiung arts center named among world’s 100 greatest places

National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts, southern Taiwan’s first national theater and the largest performing arts facility under one roof, has been named one of the world’s 100 greatest pla...

New Taiwan landmark to blend museum and library

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A new public project slated for groundbreaking on Sept. 16 will breathe new life into the cityscape of Taichung in central Taiwan. As its name suggests, the Taichung Gr...

Australia, Vietnam concerned about China actions in sea row

HANOI, Vietnam (AP) — Australia and Vietnam on Friday expressed serious concern over tensions in the disputed South China Sea, where Hanoi says China’s gas survey ship has infringed on its...

New pro-Taiwan independence party holds inaugural meeting

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan’s newest political party the "Taiwan Action Party Alliance" (一邊一國行動黨), or "TAPA," held its founding conference on Sunday (Aug. 18) and elected ...

Minxiong Ghost House ranked No.1 scariest haunted house in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Today (Aug. 15) is the Ghost Festival, the spookiest day of Ghost Month in Taiwan, and the creepiest place to visit on this day would be the Minxiong Ghost House (民雄鬼屋), which ...

Whistleblower vindicated in Cisco cybersecurity case

BOSTON (AP) — A computer security expert who has won a trailblazing payout in a whistleblower lawsuit over critical security flaws he found in October 2008 in Cisco Systems Inc. video surveillance sof...

Russian tour guide's personal story is an attraction

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Russia's second city mixes ornate magnificence and cruel poverty. Vyacheslav Rasner straddles the extremes — becoming an unexpectedly popular tour guide after surviving a...

Crew of popular Thai travel program visits Taichung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The many unique cultural and natural attractions in the central Taiwan city of Taichung have not gone unnoticed by foreign travel programs, including Pha Sa BAZAAR, a well...

Pan American Games spotlight inequality in Peru's capital

LIMA, Peru (AP) — Amid the thick fog that blankets his sandy hillside shanty town, amateur boxer Marco Morales looks down at a sparkling new complex built by Peru to host the Pan American Games in Lim...

Underfunded Terminal 3 at Taoyuan Intl. Airport at risk of design revision

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Construction on Taoyuan International Airport’s third terminal began in 2017, with an expected completion date of 2023. However, reports indicate that the complexity...

Tokyo 1-Year Out: Scandal, high costs but unrivaled demand

TOKYO (AP) — Despite scandals, rising costs and doubts about the economic payoff, the Tokyo Olympics will be a must-see event — if you can find a ticket or a hotel room — when they open in a year. ...

Famed architect Cesar Pelli dies at 92

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Famed Argentine-American architect Cesar Pelli, known for designing some of the world's tallest and most iconic buildings, has died. He was 92. Anibal Bellomi...