Photo of the Day: Fo Guang Big Buddha in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- American Vlogger Brian Dang captured this spectacular overhead view of the Fo Guang Big Buddha next to Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum in Kaohsiung in February. On Feb. 17, Dang...

Chinese exchange student in Taiwan criticizes Xi Jinping in live broadcast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following in the footsteps of another student vlogger who hit headlines earlier this year for his criticism of the Communist Party, a Chinese exchange student in Taiwan ha...

Photo of the Day: Overhead view of Kaohsiung's Dragon and Tiger Pagodas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- American Vlogger Brian Dang captured this spectacular overhead view of the Dragon and Tiger Pagodas next to Kaohsiung's Lotus Pond in February. On Feb. 17, Dang (Instagr...

Mother of Chinese YouTuber who supports Taiwan detained

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a Chinese YouTuber expressed support for Taiwan while vlogging from the U.S., his mother was detained by Chinese authorities. A Chinese YouTuber surnamed Liu, who curr...

Filipina Francesca Taruc crowned Miss Tourism World 2019 Intercontinental

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Just weeks after Catriona Gray of the Philippines was crowned Miss Universe 2018 in mid-December, another Filipina beauty was been crowned the as Miss Tourism World Interc...

Taiwanese vlogger Holger Chen puts up, then takes down video about Lee Hsin's death

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A popular, buff Taiwanese vlogger posted a controversial video yesterday about the death of late Kuomintang (KMT) Taipei City Councilor Lee Hsin (李新), only to take it down two ...

Korean student praised for a short cinematic video presenting the beauty of Taiwan   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Korean student and travel vlogger was praised by Taiwanese netizens for his short cinematic video depicting the beauty of Taiwan through his personal perspectives. ...

Review: In 'A Simple Favor,' a vlogging mom with secrets

What evil lurks behind the mommy vlogger with an "oopsie jar"? Paul Feig's "A Simple Favor" is a suburban noir about two mothers with grade-school kids that veers into "Gone Girl" te...

3 killed in Shannon Falls accident

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) — Federal police in Canada say search and rescue teams in British Columbia have recovered the bodies of three people who went over Shannon Falls. Cpl. Sascha Ban...

French vlogger says Taiwan has more of a future than S. Korea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A French vlogger has attracted many new fans in Taiwan after he released a video on Saturday (June 30) saying that he has left South Korea to live in Taiwan instead b...

Internet celebrity 3rd most popular 'dream job' in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Becoming an internet celebrity is now the third most popular "dream job" for Taiwanese workers, accord to a survey by 1111 Job Bank. When asked...

British con artist retracts fake apology, restarts videos of Taiwanese women, breaks law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A mere two days after issuing a fake video apology, a British con artist, who has uploaded a number of exploitive videos of Taiwanese women he met on the streets of T...

British con artist records fake video apology for 'insulting Taiwanese women'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A British con artist, who has uploaded a number of exploitive videos of Taiwanese women he met on the streets of Taipei, yesterday (June 15) recorded a fake vide...

British con artist exploiting Taiwanese women takes down videos, banned from Airbnb

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A British con artist, who has uploaded a number of exploitive videos of Taiwanese women he met on the streets of Taipei, yesterday (June 14) took down all h...

Streamer ‘CJayride’ confronted by foreigner during Computex Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – American streamer "CJayride" was confronted by a foreigner who urged him to "don't give us a bad name" at Computex Taipei on June 7. Chris ...