Huashan creative park spotlights Taipei’s vibrant cultural and creative scene

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- Taiwan’s cultural and creative industry started receiving large-scale public sector attention in 2002 after inclusion in the central government’s six-year national...

Tainan Design Week kicks off Dec. 1

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tainan Design Week starts Dec. 1 with the theme “FEAST,” and organizers are preparing for a celebration of Tainan’s creative design industries and culina...

Kaohsiung university is cultivating new generation of indigenous artists

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — For 19-year-old Saljenljeng Palilaw, a member of the indigenous Paiwan tribe, her dream is to open a hometown children’s art studio in southeastern Taiwan’s Ta...

Interview: Why respecting LGBT rights is important for the workplace

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Studies have shown that embracing diversity in the workplace and supporting LGBTQ rights is not just good for individuals, it is also good for business, and yesterday (Nov...

Premier Lai assures support for Taiwan's startups at Meet Taipei 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Premier William Lai (賴清德) assured that the government is actively striving to support new startup businesses during a speech today at the 2018 Meet Taipei Startup Festival...

Calligraphy Greenway to become shining spot along Taichung MRT’s Blue Line in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Calligraphy Greenway (草悟道) will become a shining spot along Taichung MRT’s Blue Line as the area will have the advantages presented by the combination of a MRT station an...

Taiwan to host 2018 Indigenous Peoples Economic Development Forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Indigenous Peoples Economic Development Forum will take place at the Parkview Hotel in Hualien between Nov. 9 and 11. The event will seek to promote Taiwan&rsq...

Polymer art space holds final show reflecting oppressive Taiwanese art industry

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Polymer art space will be closed due to its upcoming expiring lease in December. In order to commemorate its five-year's in the space, Polymer will hold a performance ...

Brexit: The day the music died

Hamburg, August 17, 1960. Unbeknownst to them at the time, The Beatles are about to launch their international career in a tiny club called "Indra" just off the city's notorious Reeperba...

Ministry offers subsidies to boost manga, animation development in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Thursday, Aug. 30, the Ministry of Culture announced this year’s “Manga Content and Cross-Industry development and Marketing Project” awards to provid...

Taiwan's Taichung Cultural Heritage Park takes on new mission

TAICHUNG (Taiwan Today) -- A century ago it was a Japanese distillery but today the 5.6-hectare factory complex is one of Taiwan’s most dynamic cultural centers, offering a melange of art, educa...

Taipei mayor: Goal of designating Dihua St. as a pedestrian zone on Sundays is to make money

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) said on Sunday (July 22) that the goal of designating the southern section of Dihua Street (迪化街) in the city’s historic Dadaocheng area as...

CES Asia: Innovation at the Speed of 5G

SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 15, 2018--CES Asia® 2018 wrapped today with the rapid pace of global innovation front and center over the show’s three day duration. The next stage of technology advance...

Bustling Tech Innovation Continues at CES Asia 2018 Day Two

SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 14, 2018--The bustling tech innovation continues on day two of CES Asia ® 2018. Leaders from Alibaba A.I. Labs, Lenovo, Horizon Robotics, Volcanics Venture, Baidu Capita...

Transformative Tech Unveiled at CES Asia 2018 on Opening Day

SHANGHAI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2018--CES Asia® 2018 opened today, with more than 500 global companies introducing transformative innovation, including the latest in 5G, artificial intelligence (AI...