The Taiwanese champion of an international cooking contest yesterday said his team is gearing up preparation to represent Taiwan in the upcoming grand finale of the "United Tastes of America -- Asian Chef Challenge contest" to be held next year in Japan.
Taiwanese musician Hung Chien-chun recently grabbed the top prize at the Bertold Hummel- Wettbewerb flute competition in Germany.
A doctor in Eastern Taiwan has photographed the green flash that sometimes occurs right after sunset or right before sunrise, becoming the first person in Taiwan to capture the rare optical phenomenon.
Martial arts film "The Assassin" (刺客聶隱娘) by Taiwanese director Hou Hsiao-hsien (侯孝賢) has been voted the best movie of 2015 by British and international critics, the British Film Institute (BFI) said Friday.
The Taiwanese film "The Kids," a picture about young love and teenage pregnancy, won the Network for the Promotion of Asia-Pacific Cinema (NETPAC) award at the 35th Hawaii International Film Festival.
"The Assassin" won big prizes including Best Feature Film at the 52nd Golden Horse Awards ceremony, often described as the Chinese-language Oscars.
Instead of glitz, onlookers were treated to sophisticated pared-back looks on the red carpet last night at the 52nd Golden Horse Awards, considered the Oscars of Taiwan's film industry.
Chi Mei Museum, one of the most popular attractions in Tainan, Southern Taiwan, since its official inauguration Jan. 1, announced that it will close for a week for annual maintenance.
Steffen Knoell of Germany received the highest honor at the 2015 Taipei International Design Award on Nov. 15.
Celebrating its long standing dedication to Taiwan and partnership with the Tainan 39 Short Film Festival founded by Tainan based filmmakers Till Dietsche (狄龍) and Lynne Tinling Tai (戴叮玲), interfilm Berlin invited a special guest program, Cinemaformosa -- Shorts from Taiwan, to screen at this year's 31st edition of the Berlin International Short Film Festival.