In a country known for its love of baseball, soccer takes a backseat, with many fans calling Taiwan a “soccer desert.” One of the reasons for the sport's low popularity is that Taiwan's national team, among the 208 squads listed by the International Federation of Association Football (FIFA), ranks way down at No. 176.
2013/4/22, 2 Comments
It has never been easy for the Republic of China (R.O.C), an island country that is recognized only by its 23 diplomatic allies around the globe, to push for its diplomatic goals.
After her first encounter with the world of drama, Lu Yi-hsin (呂毅新) knew what she wanted to do for the rest of her life. “Drama to me is the best way to fulfill my artistic imagination,” Lu says.
Yuki Lin (林立雪) is not your ordinary 15-year-old Taiwanese girl. Unlike other girls her age who spend most of their time hanging out with friends, Lin spends three hours a day, six days a week practicing in an ice-skating rink.