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2022/03/23 | TNL Research

Data Analytics Vital for Understanding Asian Video Streaming Market

Overview of Taiwan’s VOD market in 2021 Q3, YouTube continues to be the leading platform, reaching approximately 15 million viewers per month. The audience profile of online video is about half male and half female, and more than half are over 45 years old.

2019/11/28 | Pingtung County Government

Pingtung's Sweet Sensations: 7 Dessert Shops You Can’t Miss

Pingtung is the dessert heaven of Taiwan. These spots will definitely make you hungry for some sweets!

2018/11/17 | Saigoneer

Meet Taiwan's Grandpa Pokémon

An enterprising Taiwanese grandpa almost certainly has considerably more rare Pokémon than you.

2019/12/11 | Pingtung County Government

Slow Travel: 7 Laidback Coffee Shops in Pingtung

The very first coffee tree was planted in Pingtung during the Japanese colonial era. Today, you can enjoy a nice cup of coffee while relaxing in a historical building in Pingtung.

2022/03/02 | TNL Research

Covid Outbreak Does Not Affect DPP’s Ability to Maintain Power

It may not be surprising that the Covid-19 pandemic outbreak cast a long shadow over Taiwan, as it has with the rest of the world.

2022/05/11 | TNL Research

OTT platforms reached 45 bil. minutes over Q4 2021

In the Q4 of 2021, Taiwan's total viewing minutes on the overall OTT platform reached 45 billion minutes. Youtube still has the highest viewing proportion, accounting for 63%.The share of subscription-based video platform services (SVOD) increased from 10% in the third quarter to 16% in Q4, mainly due to the growth of Netflix and the addition of Disney+. The three major platforms, Netflix, iQiyi and Disney+ , have their own strengths in the film and television content. Netflix has many exclusive Korean dramas, iQiyi has a rich selection of Chinese dramas, and Disney+ is more preferred by children.

2019/01/11 | Saigoneer

Vietnam Newlyweds Become 'Inmates for Life' in This Viral Photo Shoot

The Saigon couple took a marriage metaphor literally in a photo shoot that went viral in Vietnam.

2018/10/14 | TNL Staff

Dispatch from a Taiwanese Ship Docked in East India

Docking in the sub-continent can be a tiresome experience.

2019/03/18 | Brian Hioe

OPINION: Taiwan Must Discuss Migrant Worker Safety After Fatal Factory Fires

Taiwan must seriously address unsafe work conditions for migrant workers after its third fatal factory fire in 14 months.

2018/10/27 | Saigoneer

VIETNAM: 20,000 Residents to Be Relocated from Hue Imperial City

The relocation, scheduled to begin next year, will be the biggest migration in the history of Hue Imperial City.

2018/09/21 | If Lin

INFOGRAPHIC: Taiwanese Parents Take More Leave Than Ever Before

Despite a declining birthrate, recent amendments have enabled more parents than ever to spend valuable time with their children.

2020/03/06 | The Interpreter

When Philippines Democracy Hit Midlife Crisis

The Philippines’ democracy turned 34 last week but continues to flirt with authoritarian fantasies.

2019/03/15 | New Bloom

INTERVIEW: Daguan Residents Prepare for Forced Demolition of Their Homes

A Daguan Community resident speaks ahead of the March 18 forced demolition of the village by the New Taipei city government.

2018/12/28 | The Conversation

Why You Should Make Self-Compassion Your New Year's Resolution in 2019

Resolutions are hard to keep, but being kind to yourself when facing failure helps you build resilience.

2018/12/10 | Saigoneer

Get to Know Vietnam's First Blind Television Broadcaster

Born with visual impairments, 23-year-old Le Huong Giang can be seen regularly on Vietnamese TV.

2022/03/21 | TNL Research

Overview of Taiwan’s VOD Market and Audience Profile in 2021 Q3

Overview of Taiwan’s VOD market in 2021 Q3, YouTube continues to be the leading platform, reaching approximately 15 million viewers per month. The audience profile of online video is about half male and half female, and more than half are over 45 years old.

2018/09/14 | East Asia Forum

OPINION: Life for China's Migrant Workers Remains a Raw Deal

Poor living conditions, social isolation, unstable employment and lower wages are just a handful of the disadvantages faced by China's migrant workers.