Thursday, June 5, 2014
The Shanghai Song Hu Campaign Memorial Hall (上海淞滬抗戰紀念館) in mainland China yesterday proposed a new artifacts display plan set to feature the stories of the famed Defense of Sihang Warehouse (四行倉庫保衛戰) and “girl guide” Yang Huimin's (楊惠敏) delivery of the flag of the Republic of China during the Battle of Shanghai (淞滬會戰).
Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie told the Associated Press Tuesday that she admires the works of Taiwanese director Ang Lee and hopes to work with Chinese talent.
Wednesday, June 4, 2014
A TV series that tells stories of Taiwan's breakthroughs in the fields of medicine, agriculture and technology is scheduled to premier tomorrow.
Monday, June 2, 2014
The 6th Cross-Strait Film Festival kicked off Saturday in Taipei, offering blockbuster and art house movies from China.
Sunday, June 1, 2014
The National Immigration Agency (NIA) presented a 100-centimeter-tall rice dumpling with LED lights to 500 new immigrant families from various countries to celebrate the upcoming Dragon Boat Festival.
Saturday, May 31, 2014
Visiting Israeli students who came to Taiwan under a youth exchange program expressed their love for the country and particularly the warmth and hospitality of Taiwanese people, yesterday.
Two concerts featuring some of Japan's famous singers and entertainers will be staged next month in Taiwan as a gesture to say thank you for the support Taiwan gave Japan following the devastating March 11, 2011 Tohoku earthquake, the event organizers announced yesterday.
Classical music fans in Taiwan will have a rare opportunity in June to attend a concert by the Philadelphia Orchestra, which will perform in the country for the first time in nine years.
Friday, May 30, 2014
This year's Summer Jazz Party in Taipei will feature top international jazz artists, including U.S. drummer Jimmy Cobb, best-known for his work with Miles Davis, the organizer said.
A music festival to promote this year's Golden Melody Awards, Taiwan's equivalent of the Grammys, will feature concerts by past winners and nominees of the awards, organizers said.