Monday, April 21, 2014
One day after Sean Lien won the Kuomintang (KMT) nomination for Taipei's mayoral race, his privileged status comes to the media's attention once again.
The National Immigration Agency (NIA) yesterday presented awards to a group of amateur directors for documentaries depicting the challenges of being a new resident in Taiwan.
Taiwanese tennis player Chan Hao-ching and her Hungarian partner Timea Babos won the women's doubles at the Malaysian Open Sunday, after defeating Chan's older sister and a Chinese player.
The Taiwan government has expressed its condolences over South Korea's deadly ferry sinking incident earlier last week that left hundreds missing and dozens dead, while the search-and-rescue work continues.
The Spring/Summer 2014 edition of Taipei IN Style (TIS) culminated in large-scale runway shows and seminars and is expected to bring in more than US$8 million in business.
Nearly 1,000 citizens showed up for the “Ultimate Intestine Flower Forum” held from late Saturday night until yesterday morning to complain about the government and its many policies.
Asustek Computer Inc.'s low-cost ZenFone models have become the star products at the Spring Computer Fair in Taipei, drawing more than 1,000 pre-orders on each day of the weekend.
This year's Urban Nomad Film Fest will open May 9 in Taipei, featuring a diverse lineup of independent films from Taiwan and abroad.
Smartphone camera lens supplier Largan Precision Co. (大立光) is expected to rake in NT$3 billion in April, and the company may hit a new sales record in the second quarter, analysts said.
Around 10,000 excited fans crowded the Taipei Arena on Sunday to attend a concert initiated by four well-known pop divas to show their support for abused women and girls.