"Arnie," the story of a Philippine fisherman filmed by a Taiwanese director with a Filipino mother, has made the final list of "short and medium-length films" competing in International Critics' Week from May 12-20 at the Cannes Film Festival.
South Korean girl group Twice is set to release its second mini album, "Page Two," on April 25, with the teaser video gaining over 200,000 hits just 15 minutes after its release on the internet on Monday.
Video footage of 12 foreign vloggers who have shot their adventures in Taiwan will be part of the latest Fun Taiwan series on the Travel & Living Channel (TLC), in a collaborative promotional effort with the Tourism Bureau targeting internet users.
Taiwanese pop diva A-mei (張惠妹) on Saturday brought her Utopia World Tour to the Thai capital of Bangkok, drawing 4,000 fans to her concert at the Royal Paragon Hall.
Taiwanese violinist Chen Yu-ting was named Wednesday as one of four competitors to make it through to the senior finals of the 2016 Menuhin Competition, which will take place in London on Saturdy.
Taiwan-born fashion designer Jason Wu, the famous couturier behind the dresses of U.S. first lady Michelle Obama, R.O.C. first lady Christine Chow and many other celebrities, tied the knot with his longtime partner Gustavo Rangel in Tulum, Mexico on Friday.
The 13th Taipei IN Style (TIS, 台北魅力展) is set to kick off at Songshan Cultural and Creative Park (松山文創園區) on April 14 to showcase the latest fashion items from both Taiwanese and foreign designers, according to the event organizer.
Two-time Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee has been named the winner of an award for excellence in directing at the 2016 British Academy Britannia Awards in October, according to the organizers.
A book that promotes "negative energy" has topped an Eslite Bookstore bestseller list just two weeks after its publication, the bookstore said.
Some 200,000 people swarmed to Pingtung for the annual Kenting music festival between April 2 and 4.