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2019/11/20 | Syrena Lin

Romantic Route 3: Rediscover Hakka Culture at Beipu, Taiwan

Explore Taiwan’s Hakka culture through the ongoing Romantic Route 3 Arts Festival. First stop: Beipu.

2020/03/13 | The Conversation

‘Cabin Fever’: The Social and Psychological Impacts of a Coronavirus Lockdown

As the COVID-19 outbreak intensifies, mass isolation in virus epicenters is becoming a common tactic. The psychological and social impact of these measures are starting to emerge.

2020/01/15 | TAIPEI

New Year Shopping in Taipei: Where the Locals Go, What They Buy, and Why

Are you spending Lunar New Year in Taipei? Immerse yourself with local traditions by visiting the New Year markets and indulging in holiday sweets.

2020/03/13 | Xiaochen Su

Will Taiwanese Cuisine Sustain Its Popularity in Japan?

Taiwanese cuisine is slowly capturing the hearts of foodies around the world, including Japan's.

2018/11/28 | Li A-ming

'There Is No God Here': An Excerpt From Life on Taiwan's High Seas Vessels

'If all the fishermen were Taiwanese, would the conditions be any different? This a question I have thought about for a very long time.'

2019/03/12 | AsiaGlobal Online

Graying Asia: How Pension Systems Fail to Respond to Dramatic Aging

The Asia-Pacific region is ill-equipped to meet the challenge of dramatic aging due to a lack of sound, efficient pension systems.

2018/10/05 | Taiwan Business TOPICS Magazine

How Social Media Fuels Taiwan's Growing Café Culture

Can Taiwan's trendiest cafés surge to the top of a competitive market by attracting Instagram influencers?

2021/02/01 | Brian Hioe

What Does a Trending T-shirt Say About Taiwanese Identity and Politics?

りしれ供さ小, pronounced lí sī-leh kóng-siánn-siâu, would be a Taiwanese Hokkien phrase meaning “The heck are you saying?” Here’s what its ubiquity signals about Taiwan’s youth culture.

2018/11/02 | Kim Chan

Hong Kong's Siu-fung Law Is a Bodybuilder, Poet, and Genderqueer Icon

Siu-fung recalls her discovery of her non-binary gender identity through poetry and weightlifting.

2016/09/06 | Matthew Fulco

Hospitality and Retail Brands Channel the Good Life in Taiwan

Taiwan’s rising emphasis on high-quality lifestyle has spurred a wave of new homegrown brands offering everything from premium accommodations to inventive cuisine.

2019/03/22 | Saigoneer

Taiwan Has Implemented Stricter Visa Rules for Vietnamese Tourists

Taiwan re-opened its Kuan Hung visa program for Vietnamese nationals this week, but the rules have been tightened following a high-profile case of missing Vietnamese tourists.

2018/10/15 | Eryk Smith

OPINION: Extend the HSR to Pingtung? Let’s Talk After the Election

Major transport projects have long been presented as a potential boon to Taiwan's south around election time.

2019/09/25 | TNL Staff

What's Coming to Netflix Taiwan in October 2019

Here's a sneak peek of what's coming to Netflix Taiwan in October 2019.

2018/09/14 | Saigoneer

Mesmerizing Video Delivers 'A Taste of Vietnam'

This five-minute video will have you salivating your way to a trip to Vietnam.