Taiwan-Israel Sinology center opens at Tel Aviv University

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A sinology research center was inaugurated on Thursday (Jan. 8) at Tel Aviv University, Israel, in a collaboration between the university and the National Central Library ...

On the submission procedure for Tsai's dissertation in Taiwan national library database

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Oct. 3, prominent media personality Yang Sen-hong (楊憲宏) and New York attorney Tung Wen-hsun (童文薰) took President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) London School of Economics a...

Designer of Taiwan's Tang Prize certificates inspired by poet Robert Frost

TAIPEI (CNA) - Irma Boom, designer of this year's Tang Prize certificates, said Saturday that she was inspired by American poet Robert Frost in the creation of her work, through which she tries to...

NPM exhibition highlights nature in Chinese art

An ongoing exhibition at the National Palace Museum (NPM) shows how ancient Chinese observed and interacted with nature and their surroundings, the Tang Prize Foundation, which is co-organizi...

Tang Prize exhibition moves to Kaohsiung

Taipei, Oct. 7 (CNA) The Glory of the Tang Prize: Laureate and Design Exhibition moved to Kaohsiung on Friday after a month-long show in Taipei. The exhibition will be on show until Nov. 6 ...

President meets Tang Prize winners

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has met with winners of this year's Tang Prize -- known as the Asian Nobel Prize -- and their representatives over the past two days to exchange experiences ahead of this ...

More Tang Prize winners arrive in Taiwan

Chinese American biologist Feng Zhang (張鋒) and Rachel E. Chung (鄭義靜), a protégé of United States professor William Theodore de Bary (狄培理), arrived in Taiwan Thursday for this year's Tang Prize award c...

Tang Prize banquet to flaunt authentic Taiwanese cuisine

Taipei, Aug. 23 (CNA) The winners of this year's Tang Prize will have an opportunity to sample Taiwanese cuisine at a dinner that will be held in their honor when they visit Taiwan in September for ...

Former U.N. human rights chief wins Tang Prize in rule of law (update)

Taipei, June 21 (CNA) Louise Arbour, a Canadian lawyer and former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights, was named the winner of the second Tang Prize in rule of law Tuesday. Th...

Ex-U.N. human rights head hopes Tang Prize will inspire young lawyers

Hong Kong, June 21 (CNA) Louise Arbour, a former United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights who was named the winner of the 2016 Tang Prize in rule of law Tuesday, said she hopes that the pri...

Rule of law about promoting fair, just laws: Tang laureate

Montreal, June 20 (CNA) Rule of law is not just about enforcing the law, but about promoting fair and just laws that are designed for the greater benefit of everyone, said Louise Arbour, a former Uni...

U.S. scholar awarded 2016 Tang Prize in Sinology (update)

Taipei, June 20 (CNA) Professor William Theodore de Bary, whose calls for dialogue among different civilizations differ vastly from Samuel Huntington's focus on clashes between civilizations, was aw...

Tang Prize winner lauds Taiwan's efforts to preserve Confucianism

New York, June 19 (CNA) Professor William Theodore de Bary of Columbia University, winner of the 2016 Tang Prize in Sinology, said that Taiwan has done well to preserve Confucianism, a key element o...

U.S. scholar awarded 2016 Tang Prize in Sinology

Professor William Theodore de Bary, whose calls for dialogue among different civilizations differ vastly from Samuel Huntington's focus on clashes between civilizations, was awarded the 2016 Tang P...

Tang Prize in Sinology winner proponent of civilized dialogue

Taipei, June 20 (CNA) Professor William Theodore de Bary, whose calls for dialogue among different civilizations are vastly different from Samuel Huntington's study on clashes of civilizations, has ...