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Culture and art must be part of Taiwan's 2030 bilingual plan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s plan to develop a bilingual (Mandarin and English) society by 2030 is an ambitious one and should involve culture and art, but it needs to be funded properl...

TV host Regis Philbin buried at Notre Dame, his alma mater

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Television host Regis Philbin, who died last week at 88, has been buried at the University of Notre Dame following a private funeral service at his alma mater, a school spokesm...

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...

National Philharmonic of Russia teams up with Taiwanese violinist for concert in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The National Philharmonic of Russia will team up with Taiwanese violinist Tseng Yu-chien (曾宇謙) for a performance of Beethoven and Shostakovich at the National Concert Hall...

Traditional arts and music honored at Golden Melody Awards

The 28th Golden Melody Awards for Traditional Arts and Music were staged Aug. 26 in Taipei City, spotlighting diverse creative talents and Taiwan’s rich cultural heritage. A total of 18 priz...

University of Washington gets $210M from Gates Foundation

SEATTLE (AP) — The University of Washington is getting $210 million from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to help build a new facility to advance efforts to improve the health and well-being of p...