Saturday, January 4, 2014
After undergoing successful surgery to repair a massive split down its side, the Rubber Duck returned good as new to greet excited crowds at Keelung Port yesterday morning.
President Ma Ying-jeou said Friday that versatile musician Lee Tai-hsiang (李泰祥), who died a day earlier after a long battle with Parkinson's disease, leaves behind a lasting legacy thanks to his musical talent and philanthropic spirit.
Thursday, January 2, 2014
Culture Minister Lung Ying-tai has praised the contributions of renowned Chinese literary critic Hsia Chih-tsing, who died Dec. 29 in New York at the age of 92.
Sunday, December 29, 2013
The Taitung County Government has promised the general public a spectacular countdown event at Taitung on Dec. 31 with the “Taitung Colorful 2014 Party Show,” featuring performances by numerous local artists covering a wide range of genres.
Unconventional gifts have drawn a peculiar amount of attention from online shoppers this holiday season, shopping website buy123 said Friday, adding that more and more consumers are showing a willingness to venture into the odd to find presents.
Wednesday, December 25, 2013
National Taiwan Museum (NTM, 國立台灣博物館) announced yesterday that they will display the only remnant of Mona Rudao (莫那魯道) on Friday, Dec.27 at Ketagalan Culture Center (凱達格蘭館) which they occasionally found when they arranged the information of the account books recently.
Monday, December 23, 2013
Revelers in Taiwan will have a range of New Year's Eve events to choose from in the countdown to 2014, with the Taipei 101 party expected to be the biggest show.
Classical music fans in Taiwan can look forward to a lineup of pieces by the Strauss family and other composers when the annual New Year's concert by the Vienna Philharmonic is broadcast live in Taiwan on Jan. 1.
”Stand,” a Hollywood independent film shot entirely in Taiwan, wrapped up its final day of filming in Pingxi district of New Taipei City on Saturday, Dec.21.
Sunday, December 22, 2013
Taiwan's shoppers will have a new place to “shop till they drop” ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year, according to the country's main trade promotion body.