Taiwan Pavilion shines at a luxury travel exhibition in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Pavilion was recognized with two awards at India’s leading trade show on business, MICE, and luxury travel, which took place on Jan. 18 and 19 in Delhi. ...

'Old guys' vs youngsters 3 days in a row at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — So far the older guys are holding court against the new generation at the Australian Open. On Saturday, 31-year-old Novak Djokovic beat 19-year-old Denis ...

Australian Open Glance: Federer takes on new star Tsitsipas

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — A quick look at the Australian Open: LOOKAHEAD TO SUNDAY Roger Federer faces one of the game's brightest new stars when he takes on Stef...

Banksy mural on garage in Wales sold but will stay in place

LONDON (AP) — A British art dealer says he has bought a mural stenciled by street artist Banksy on a garage wall in Wales for more than 100,000 pounds ($129,000). The artwork in Port...

9 Taiwanese artists enter Illustrator's Exhibition competition at 2019 Bologna Children's Book Fair

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Nine Taiwanese artists have been entered into the Illustrator’s Exhibition competition of the 2019 Bologna Children’s Book Fair in Italy, a new record for Taiw...

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published in the past week. The leader o...

Taipei Dangdai premieres at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center

TAIPE (Taiwan News) — A new international art fair entitled "Taipei Dangdai" has curated artworks from 90 galleries around the world and is currently showcasing them in Taipei Nangang ...

China cries foul after Taiwan's NPM lends ancient calligraphy to Japanese museum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Chinese-state-run media and netizens are in an uproar after news broke that the National Palace Museum in Taipei is lending a rare 1,200-year-old calligraphy masterpiece from t...

Warriors use NBA-record 1st quarter to rout Nuggets 142-111

DENVER (AP) — Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson each scored 31 points as the Golden State Warriors, propelled by an NBA-record, 51-point first quarter, regained the top spot in the Western Conference by...

Bio Asia biotech conference to take place in Taiwan for first time in July

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) joined the Taiwan Bio-Industry Association (Taiwan BIO) in announcing that the Bio Asia-Taiwan 2019 International Conferenc...

Exhibition in central Taiwan to feature a week-long program by Vietnamese performers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A special exhibition titled "Stunning Vietnam" running from Jan. 9 through March 10 at the Cultural Heritage Park in Taichung City will present a week-long progr...

Polish city of freedom and Solidarity loses mayor to attack

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Polish port city of Gdansk, whose mayor died after being stabbed while on stage during a charity fundraiser, is among Poland's most famous cities due to the key role it playe...

Year of the Pig Pass: Hot deals at Taipei’s amusement park, science edu. center, and astronomical museum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- With winter break just around the corner, Taipei Children’s Amusement Park is joining hands with the National Taiwan Science Education Center and the Taipei Astronomical ...

Taipei Camellias Show opens on Yang Ming Mountain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taipei Camellias Show (台北茶花展) opened on Friday, Jan. 11, and will have for a brief 10 day run at Yang Ming mountain’s Floriculture Experiment Center. Visitors...

Upcoming events in Taipei, Jan. 12 - 20

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Moving towards the middle of the first month of 2019, there are still plenty of activities and events happening in Taipei to pique everyone's interests. Saturday, J...