Taiwan to include 7 Southeast Asian languages in basic education

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A total of seven Southeast Asian languages will be included in the curriculum of schools at primary and secondary education levels in Taiwan coming August, as part of the ...

Malaysian rapper Namewee pens ode to Taiwan democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Just three days before the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre, Malaysian rapper Namewee (黃明志) on Saturday (June 1) released his latest track boldly praising Taiw...

Taiwan education transforms new immigrant into a confident design team member

TAIWAN (Taiwan News) -- A new immigrant from Hong Kong, Hau-Min Lui (呂巧棉), cooperated with her classmates and create a beautiful fitness equipment which has been showcased in YODEX. The 38th editio...

New immigrants in Taiwan make zongzi for Dragon Boat Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The National Immigration Agency (NIA) held an event marking the Dragon Boat Festival in Taoyuan on Saturday (June 1) for Taiwan’s new immigrants, featuring hands-on ...

MOC crafts exhibition deepens cultural exchanges with Southeast Asia

TAINAN-- An exhibition highlighting Southeast Asian crafts kicked off May 17 at the National Tainan Living Art Center in southern Taiwan, underscoring government efforts to deepen cultural and people-...

Malaysian new immigrant runs design studio and eel brand in Southern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Malaysian new immigrant Foo Wen Shan (胡文珊) started a new life in Southern Taiwan, running an architecture design studio, Atelier Boter (拾五設計), and a roasted eel brand, Aft...

Forum in Taipei aims to help new immigrants adjust to life in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A forum was held at GIS NTU Convention Center on Dec. 1 seeking to provide assistance to immigrants in Taiwan through discussions on such topics as cross-cultural marriage...

Taiwan National Immigration Agency’s ‘new generation’ awarded in graduation ceremony today

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Immigration Agency (NIA) held a graduation ceremony today for the “new generation” of agency workers who have just completed a six-year training c...

Taiwan new immigrants propose anti-discrimination laws

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A group of new immigrants has made a number of proposals to Taiwanese legislative bodies after declaring they feel like second-class citizens in the country. Kuomintang...

Taiwan's new education plan to include new immigrant language courses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s 12-year Curriculum for Basic Education will be introduced next year and includes language course in Vietnamese, Indonesian, Thai and Burmese. The 12-year...

Taiwan’s Keelung City holds new immigrant fashion show

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Keelung City Government on Oct. 29 conducted a fashion show featuring traditional costumes of new immigrants in Taiwan as a promotion of the city's New Immigrant Festi...

NIA provides new immigrants with entrepreneurship training support

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - National Immigration Agency cooperated with the Yunlin County Social Care Association and Formosa Taffeta (FTC) CSR to approach the new immigrants and provide them with the supp...

2018 Double Ten Day celebrations to reflect Taiwan's New Immigrants, multi ethnic society

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Double Ten Day national celebrations are coming up this Wednesday, Oct. 10. The preparatory committee held a preview of performances in front of the Presidential Build...

Taiwan Presidential Office Building to put up light show for National Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A projection mapping show will illuminate the Presidential Office Building of Taiwan and Ketagalan Boulevard as part of the National Day celebrations, the Office of the Pr...

Problems for Pentagon's immigrant recruit program

WASHINGTON (AP) — Stricter Trump administration immigration policies have stymied Pentagon plans to restart a program that allowed thousands of people with critical medical or Asian and African langua...