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44 min ago | Suria
Local singer JJ Lin was treated to an unexpected surprise at the opening of his fashion label's flagship store in Taipei on Saturday.
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4 hrs ago | The China Post
Baseball drama "Kano" has already hit it out of the park at the box office, picking up NT$150 million in ticket sales to top the Taipei charts since it opened on Feb. 27. Named after the Japanese-language abbreviation for the Chiayi Agriculture and Forestry Public School, Taiwanese director Umin Boya's "Kano" depicts the exploits of the school's ... (more)
9 hrs ago | The China Post
Independent Taipei mayor aspirant Ko Wen-je chose to skip a Sunday debate among opposition hopefuls, including heavyweights from the Democratic Progressive Party , saying that such "infighting" strikes him as "weird."
11 hrs ago | The China Post
Taipei's Freedom Square lived up to its name Sunday, when groups supporting and opposing legalization of same-sex marriage held separate rallies in support of their respective causes.
11 hrs ago | The China Post
Two Hong Kong women accused of trashing a room they rented in Taipei and stealing a flat-screen TV from the room were arrested at a hostel in Tainan yesterday.
11 hrs ago | Mozilazine
This weekend, in between the media and layout work weeks, I had time off so I thought I'd get out of Taipei and see a different part of Taiwan.
12 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency
17 hrs ago | Stickyrice
When I first mentioned that I was planning a short exploration of Taipei's culinary terrain , almost without exception, those who have been made a comment about the night markets there, either endorsing them or deriding them.
18 hrs ago | The China Post
Taipei-based Asia Cement Corp. said Saturday that its China subsidiary is seeking merger and acquisition opportunities to raise its production capacity in a market primed for growth.
Taiwan expressed gratitude over the comments made by a senior United States official on Friday who voiced the U.S.' support for the nation's ongoing push to join the Trans-Pacific Partnership and pledged Washington will continue to help Taipei defend itself.
Taipei, March 15 Five Taiwanese coast guardsmen were on their way back home Saturday evening after a Chinese fishing boat that crossed into Taiwanese waters tried to escape with them aboard earlier in the day.
Tens of thousands of gourmet food lovers on Saturday flocked to the Taipei International Bakery Show to sample sweets, check out the latest trends in the food industry, and show support for Taiwanese bakers vying in a world pastry championship.
A Bank SinoPac employee counts yuan banknotes in a bank branch in Taipei, Taiwan, on Wednesday, July 17, 2013.
Yea, I know exactly how he must have felt. Fortunately, enough things in Taiwan are in English that I could get around.
Taipei, March 14 Taiwan will take on the growing cruise market by launching a program to simplify the visa application process for travelers visiting the island's ports, an official from Taiwan International Ports Corporation said Friday.
The drama surrounding the prolonged Wenlin Yuan urban renewal project took a turn yesterday, when a family member from the prominent "Wang family" case voluntarily dismantled the prefabs established on the site of the family's former home without informing his family members.