Wednesday, November 12, 2014
A 44-year-old Taiwanese man weighing 300 kilograms — believed to be the most obese man in Asia — was admitted to a hospital in Southern Taiwan Tuesday for treatment that doctors hope will allow him to shed two-thirds of his weight.
Malaysian-Chinese singer-songwriter Penny Tai posted the design of her wedding banquet invitation on her Facebook page Tuesday, while her agency confirmed that she and her Taiwanese boyfriend have recently registered their marriage in Taiwan.
Friday, November 7, 2014
“Captain America” star Chris Evans was spotted, decked out in military gear, for a commercial shoot in northeastern Taiwan Thursday, a local TV station reported.
Thursday, November 6, 2014
Japanese master calligrapher Fuyoh Kobayashi will hold her first exhibition in Taipei this weekend, in an expression of gratitude to Taiwan for its disaster assistance in the wake of a devastating earthquake and ensuing tsunami in Japan in 2011.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
The former owner of a local professional baseball team who is dubbed the father of Taiwan professional baseball has decided to raise NT$500 million to help build a Taiwanese baseball hall of fame in the Greater Taipei region.
Movie legend Sophia Loren appeared joyful on her second full day in Taipei Tuesday, where she told a press conference that she has found Taiwan welcoming and offered up advice for Taiwanese women.
Monday, November 3, 2014
Film lovers in Washington, D.C. and its neighboring areas will be able to watch a collection of films made by prominent Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien (侯孝賢) when his international touring retrospective is showcased in the Washington area in November and December.
Monday, October 27, 2014
American pop legend Mariah Carey delighted fans in Taipei at a concert in which the diva reeled out hits including "Fantasy" and "Emotions" to rapturous applause.
Three Taiwanese bands captivated fans at the Java Soundsfair in Jakarta, Indonesia, with electronic music that blends traditional Chinese music and other elements.
South Korean pop sensation Psy and other performers from the country left Taiwan Sunday after a night of heated performances at Taoyuan County Stadium.