Tuesday, October 1, 2013
American country and pop singer LeAnn Rimes will share her soprano voice with fans in November in Taipei, her first performance in Taiwan.
Yunlin Magistrate Su Chih-fen took the opportunity at a film screening in New Taipei last week to urge support for the first agricultural exposition to be held December in her rural county.
The movie “Jobs,” which tells the story of Apple Inc.'s co-founder Steve Jobs, topped the list of box office successes over the weekend in Taipei, according to a local movie website.
A stunning visual performance of “La Belle et la Bete” (Beauty and the Beast) will be held in the National Theater Concert Hall between Oct. 18 and 20.
Sunday, September 29, 2013
Rock band Mayday made its debut on Japan's Music Station show Friday night, becoming the first Taiwanese band to perform on the popular television program.
Friday, September 27, 2013
Time alone does not heal all wounds, if the 20-year fight for an apology from Japan for forcing Taiwanese women into sexual slavery — the subject of a new documentary — is any indication.
Thursday, September 26, 2013
Taiwan's surprise hit singer Lin Yu-chun is preparing to release his first album in Japan, set for a Nov. 20 launch. Called “Ballad Show,” the album will be Lin's third full-length release and the first one to include several songs in Japanese. he album is anchored by his version of Whitney Houston's “I Will Always Love You,” the song that shot him to fame in 2010.
Wednesday, September 25, 2013
A two-day event aimed at promoting cultural and arts exchanges between Taiwan and other Asia-Pacific countries will kick off later this week in Taipei, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Tuesday, September 24, 2013
A total of seven students from National Cheng Kung University (NCKU) traveled to London recently to participate in the London Design Festival 2013, from Sept. 14 to 22, with their design projects: City Go Round, Platform Impact, and KeyFrame — Tainan.
Monday, September 23, 2013
Taiwan's Wu Yao-yu was awarded the title of best conductor at the International Competition for Young Conductors in Besancon, France on Saturday, where he earned the favor of judges, the audience, and the orchestra.