Veteran baseball stalwart Chang Tai-shan (張泰山) made an emotional exit from Taiwanese baseball on Sunday as he departed for his new team in Tokushima, Japan after playing 20 years in the nation's Chinese Professional Baseball League (CPBL).
If Ryan Reynolds' reception in Taiwan is anything to go by, bantering with fans works, especially if it is done in the local language.
Sixteen-year-old Chou Tzu-yu (周子瑜), better known as Tzuyu, shone while chatting with the host of a South Korean television talk show Tuesday, appearing as if she has emerged from the dark cloud triggered by a groundless accusation that she is a Taiwan independence activist.
The Chicago Symphony Orchestra, one of the world's top orchestras, will give two concerts in Taipei this week, performing works by Beethoven, Tchaikovsky and other masters.
A total of 12 vloggers will appear on the Travel & Living Channel (TLC) this year to broadcast information about their unique visits in Taiwan in a collaborative promotional effort with the Tourism Bureau.
Oscar-winning Taiwan-born director Ang Lee will be among those to announce the nominees for the 2016 Oscar awards on Jan. 14.
Integrating aspects of Taiwanese culture into its design, three students from the National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Tainan, have created an interactive table game that they introduced at a recent digital art exhibition, MovISee, according to a press release by the NCKU on Monday.
Film director Lee Hsing (李行), architecture professor Lee Chien-lang (李乾朗) and writer Chung Chao-cheng (鍾肇政) are the winners of the 35th National Cultural Award, the Ministry of Culture announced Monday.
The southern branch of the National Palace Museum (NPM) in Chiayi County, which launched its soft opening Dec. 28, said Thursday that it will hold a series of celebratory activities on New Year's Day.
The main lantern of the 2016 Taiwan Lantern Festival will be a 26-meter-tall installation in the shape of the Monkey King, also called Sun Wukong (孫悟空), a main character in the Chinese classic "Journey to the West," the Tourism Bureau revealed Tuesday.