The commercial development of Eastern Taiwan has often been met with controversy surrounding concerns about the environment. The latest development proposal is a holiday resort project near one of the east coast's best beaches.
Chiang Kai-shek Memorial Hall is under scrutiny once again as Taiwan readies for a transition of power in the Presidential Office., 1 Comment
Nobody is indifferent to the public's opinion on death penalty. According to a survey from National Chung Cheng University's (國立中正大學) Crime Research Center conducted in February, more than eight in 10 Taiwanese people are against the abolition of the death penalty., 1 Comment
On Tuesday morning Taiwan time, the Leicester team won the English Premier League title. This has been celebrated as a miracle, the odds of which are one in thousands, and it has bound the hearts together of fans from Thailand to Britain to Japan.
Last weekend, Cabinet ministers from Tsai Ing-wen's incoming administration gathered in Yangmingshan for a "boot camp" to prepare themselves for their jobs.
Our readers may not know who Jessie Chen (陳育賢) is. She is a photographer for TWIMI (獨立媒體), one of Taiwan's social media outlets. She has developed a large following of fans by taking thousands of pictures of Tsai Ing-wen, chairwoman of the Democratic Progressive Party who will be sworn in as president on May 20.
There is no question that Japan, as a world power, has pushed its small neighbor Taiwan into a corner, as we have seen in the days following Japanese authorities' seizure of a Taiwanese fishing boat and the detainment of its captain.
We all do stupid things all the time, so the chances of one person doing something just as stupid as you are rather great. Perhaps you are so intelligent as to never make mistakes, and we want to encourage you to keep up the good work, while reminding the rest of us to never say "never again" in the face of disasters like the Chernobyl Incident of April 26, 1986.
Our special investigation team of 10 senior judicial officials charged with bringing 45 Taiwanese cyber fraud suspects back from Beijing returned to Taipei crestfallen last Thursday., 5 Comments
The United Kingdom had a dramatic weekend as cannon fire resounded throughout the nation. It was not the booms saluting Queen Elizabeth II, who marked her 90th birthday last week, but rather the exchange of verbal bombardment carried out by detractors and supporters of Brexit, the UK' s withdrawal from the European Union.