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2018/04/06 | Vanessa Wang

Depressed? Don't Be Afraid to Seek Help

Taiwan has resources for those coping with depression but must do more to raise awareness of the importance of mental health.

2018/04/02 | Mongabay

Green Paradox: Indonesia's Electricity Future Defined by Coal, Renewables

Indonesia put itself back on track to meet to meet renewable energy targets by promising to produce less energy in total.

2018/03/31 | Matthew Lubin

OPINION: Sun An-tso’s School Shooting Threat Is No Joke

A Taiwanese high school student's threat to 'shoot up' a Pennsylvania school exposes issues surrounding responsibility for his care in the U.S. and Taiwan.

2018/03/29 | The China Policy Institute

China Is Ensnared in an Energy Security Dilemma

China's faces hard ethical questions regarding its energy policies.

2018/03/27 | AsiaGlobal Online

Air Conditioning Is Choking Tropical Asia

Access to cool air is a matter of class and wealth in cities like Manila.

2018/03/21 | Taiwan Business TOPICS Magazine

Non-Smokers Aren't Safe from Taiwan's Lung Cancer Wave

An ongoing study suggests environmental factors in Taiwan are contributing to a rising number of cases in otherwise healthy non-smokers.

2018/01/25 | Liang Chenyu

China's HIV-positive Population Gets Single Pill Relief

Treatments previously comprised a cocktail of pills.

2018/01/16 | Dai Wangyun

A Brief History of China's Great Squat Toilet Divide

From the outset, public sanitation was bound up with the idea of creating a modern nation-state.

2017/12/06 | Jeffrey Warner

Asia Cement: Following Rules or Pit Mining Human Rights?

Asia Cement's permit to mine on indigenous land was renewed in double quick time, leading to mass protests and opening debate over how Taiwan's government allows big business to ride roughshod over civil rights.

2017/12/06 | David Green

Taiwan Startup Health2Sync Secures US$6 Mln for Japan Growth

The company's digital diabetes management offering is attracting interest around Asia as government health services grapple with aging societies and mounting costs.

2017/11/14 | Nate Maynard

Taiwan Cannot Develop Renewable Energy While Secretly Subsidizing Fossil Fuels

Taiwan's government claims that they eliminated electricity subsidies, but they really just hid them from public scrutiny.

2017/11/06 | Leora Joy

'XConfessions' Film Review: Let's Talk about Lust 

The popularity of Erika Lust's 'XConfessions' — short erotic films made by a woman for women — at the recent Women Make Waves Film Festival in Taipei shows the time is now to open a conversation about how women engage with pornography.

2017/10/21 | TNL 編輯

Six 'Dining Around the Table' Restaurants in Taipei

Explore and enjoy the joy of dining with a large group of people in true Taiwanese style with Good Eye Taipei.

2017/10/15 | TNL 編輯

Six Taipei Places to Taste Traditional Rice-based Meals

"Each grain of rice on your plate is the accumulated hard work of farmers," as the traditional Taiwanese saying goes. Here's where to get your fix of the hallowed grain in Taipei.

2017/10/09 | Taiwan Business TOPICS Magazine

Prison Sentences for Food-safety Violators in Taiwan

Food-safety scandals that occurred between 2013 to 2014 in Taiwan led the government to increase penalties for responsible parties.