Taiwan's Wackyboys perform coffin dance in blackface

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A trio of popular Taiwanese YouTubers drew derision from some netizens after they posted a video of themselves on Sunday (May 31) performing the Ghana coffin dance in blac...

China propagandist Nathan Rich's criminal record revealed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American YouTuber Nathan Rich, who goes by the handle Hot Pot King (火鍋大王), could find himself in hot water with the Chinese authorities if they ever explore his criminal r...

Update: Taiwanese dance crew performs blackface bellboy routine in Taipei club

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A video surfaced over the weekend of a Taiwanese dance crew performing a routine in blackface in a Taipei nightclub that also has an entry policy that discriminates agains...

Dream Lucid refutes Nathan Rich's claims that Taiwan belongs to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In his latest video, a British blogger with strong ties to Taiwan goes after American YouTuber Nathan Rich's erroneous claims that Taiwan is part of China. In his l...

Photo reveals warped seal on Wuhan lab freezer door

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Photos have resurfaced from 2018 showing a warped seal on a freezer door as suspicions grow that the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic could have started at a poorly m...

CNN lists Taiwan among 4 'places' that flattened coronavirus curve

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Out of apparent fear of offending China, CNN has listed Taiwan among four "places," not countries, that have set a model example of how to flatten the Wuhan coro...

Video lists 20 ways Taiwan is fighting off coronavirus

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Taiwan sees its second day with zero new cases of Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) in a week, an American blogger has created a video expounding on how the plucky island co...

Video shows Chinese worker rubbing shoes on masks for export

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the world struggles to cope with the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, a video surfaced on Monday (March 30) showing a Chinese factory worker rubbing his shoes on ...

Russian student given suspended sentence for protest calls

MOSCOW (AP) — A Moscow court on Friday handed a suspended sentence to a student vlogger on charges of inciting protests. Yegor Zhukov, 21, was arrested in August on accusations of ma...

Filipino OFW shoots video showing 63 scenic sites in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Filipino migrant worker vlogger has created a video documenting his travels to 63 scenic spots across Taiwan over the course of a year. Marc Peter Uy, 25, hails from ...

Hungarian guests enjoy Taiwan Presidential Office stay

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Robert Reveszm of the Hungarian tourism news site Turizmus and his wife, Lea Kenesei, became the third group of guests to participate in "Spend a Night @ Taiwan's...

Swedish YouTuber shoots video of Taiwan Pride Parade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Swedish YouTuber has uploaded a video of Saturday's (Oct. 26) massive Taiwan Pride Parade, which saw hundreds of thousands of participants. On Saturday, Swedish Y...

Video shows posh Taiwan Presidential Office suite set to house 18 foreign vloggers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on Monday (Oct. 7) appeared in a video showing the lavish suite where 18 lucky foreign bloggers will be staying during their visit to the ...

Winners of ‘Spend a Night @ Taiwan’s Presidential Office Building’ contest unveiled

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Ten teams will spend a night at Taiwan’s Presidential Office, after winning a contest to introduce the island to a greater international audience. According to th...

Taiwanese YouTuber says dual membership in Ko's party will draw in 'roach, rat droppings'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to the fact that Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je's (柯文哲) newly founded Taiwan People's Party (台灣民眾黨, TPP) allows dual membership in another party, Taiwanese vlogger ...