Saturday, March 1, 2014
A college student surnamed Huang was rushed to the hospital earlier this month following the sudden onset of severe symptoms including paralysis and loss of consciousness after his visit to an ice sculpture exhibition in Taipei.
Friday, February 28, 2014
Hundreds of fans turned out yesterday to greet the five members of South Korean pop-rock band F.T. Island on their arrival at Taiwan's main international airport for a concert in Taipei on Friday.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Taiwanese band Mayday is heading to Amsterdam to round up its first European tour, after rocking thousands of fans in Paris on Sunday.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Taiwanese director Chi Po-lin's documentary “Beyond Beauty: Taiwan from Above” will be screened at the Osaka Asian Film Festival in March, marking the first time the film's stunning aerial photography and call for environmental awareness will be seen by audiences abroad.
Japanese actor Masatoshi Nagase and actress Maki Sakai expressed happiness Monday at having participated in the upcoming Taiwanese baseball film “Kano” and said they look forward to seeing the film in Japan.
Friday, February 21, 2014
A display featuring 600 paper giant pandas took place yesterday in downtown Taipei as a warm-up for an upcoming outdoor exhibition in which 1,600 pandas and 200 Formosan black bears made from recycled paper will be showcased to raise awareness of wildlife conservation.
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Japanese singer-songwriter and actor Masaharu Fukuyama (福山雅治) is set to visit Taiwan Feb. 23 to promote a concert and new album, the local promoter of the event announced yesterday.
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Martin Scorsese's black comedy “The Wolf of Wall Street,” which opened in local theaters on Feb. 14, racked up over NT$32 million (US$1.06 million) in ticket sales to top weekend box office charts in Taiwan.1 Comment
Monday, February 17, 2014
Though separated by different languages and cultures, not to mention the vast Pacific Ocean, Taiwanese readers can get a glimpse into Guatemalan life through the works of David Unger.
Sunday, February 9, 2014
Visiting Japanese novelist Ira Ishida of the popular urban mystery series Ikebukuro West Gate Park has encouraged young people to find their self-worth and not give up despite the adverse economic environment.