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3 hrs ago | Forbes.com
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3 hrs ago | IcNetwork
Wales-based playwright Kaite O'Reilly talks about her play which is inspired by Frida Kahlo and will premiere at the Taipei Arts Festival next week A: The Taipei Arts Festival has been trying to get director Phillip Zarrilli over from Wales to Taiwan to train and direct a production with a Taiwanese company for some years.
7 hrs ago | The China Post
The Tourism Bureau began preparations Thursday for repairs on the iconic Queen's Head rock formation at Yehliu Geopark in New Taipei, in a bid to protect the popular tourist attraction from further erosion.
The Indonesian Economic and Trade Office to Taipei yesterday celebrated the 69th Independence Day of the Republic of Indonesia at Grand Hyatt Taipei, with invited guests including the Minister of Foreign Affairs David Y. L. Lin .
"Taipei Factory II," a three-part film co-produced by Taiwan and Italy, will have its world premiere at the 71st Venice Film Festival Aug. 31. Co-produced by the Taipei Film Commission and Italy's Rai Cinema, the film will be screened in the Out of Competition section of the festival, which takes place Aug. 27-Sept.
Ko was arrested in mainland China for using cannabis on Aug. 14 and was held in custody for two weeks.
For Andrea, 30 and Ted, 40, one wedding ceremony just wasn't enough. The couple wanted the groom's cousin to officiate, so they had a civil ceremony to make it official, then invited 100 guests to the Strathmore Mansion in North Bethesda, Maryland , for their March 30, 2013 wedding.
An exhibition of treasures from Taiwan's National Palace Museum in Tokyo on Wednesday welcomed its 300,000th visitor - 12-year-old Japanese girl Rikako Kishi.
You think you're a real thrill-seeker? The members of Fire EX get their jollies hanging around on live volcanoes.
Taipei, Aug. 27 Vice President Wu Den-yih's office on Wednesday sought to refute accusations that he was responsible for last month's deadly gas blasts in from 1990 to 1998, approved a plan by state-run oil company CPC Corp., Taiwan to replace dozens of old pipelines running underneath the very residential areas where a propylene leak caused ... (more)
A honor guard holds a soldiers' tablet during a ceremony to honor the dead soldiers of Taiwan killed in Myanmar during World War II, at the Martyr's Shrine in Taipei on Aug 27, 2014.
In a case that has shocked Taiwan, police are hunting for a man believed to be behind the kidnap, failed extortion and grisly murder of a high-profile gambling millionaire.
Taiwan's newly appointed Labour Minister Chen Hsiung-wen said labour groups and the business sector had reached a consensus to allow workers at least two days off per week.
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Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 11:38 am
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