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2016/12/31 | Hsu Chia-yu

Here’s How Not To Get Stuck in Taipei’s Xinyi District On New Year’s Eve

New Year’s Eve is a big event in Taiwan, capped off by the fireworks display at Taipei 101. Unfortunately, big events lead to big crowds that end up clogging the streets and messing up your schedule.

2016/12/29 | Yuan-ling Liang

Startup Tapping a Beauty Product Goldmine from Taipei

Ten questions with the founder of a startup tapping into the world of Asian beauty product reviews.

2019/12/04 | 廣編企劃

Five Things You Should Know About “Motorbike Electrification” with the Advent of the New Motorbike Era

Taiwan, known as the “kingdom of motorbikes,” not only has a mature motorbike supply chain, but also is an important ICT industry export nation. However, the government resorted to “the coexistence and co-prosperity of gasoline & electric powered vehicles”. What are the blind spots of such a practice?

2017/01/25 | 廣編企劃

Carrefour Brings Back the Good Old Days

Changing an industry is a step-by-step process. First we identify our customers’ problems and then improve on them. We keep improving our service because we really care about our customers’ needs. What we want is to bring back that ‘good old day’ feeling when you shop with your family in our stores.

2016/12/23 | Harry den Hartog

How China’s ‘Mall Mania’ Destroys Local Communities

Gleaming monuments to consumerism are sapping urban neighborhoods of their vitality.

2016/05/20 | 廣編企劃

Think You Know Chiayi? Check Out These Fun Facts!

How much do you know about Chiayi? Let's get to know Chiayi with the city's historical and geographic background along with some fun facts!

2016/12/21 | David Prentice

The Chinese Super League: A Footballing Vanity Project on Steroids

When it comes to the beautiful game, the Chinese demonstrate only that they know the cost of everything, but the value of nothing, writes David Prentice.

2016/12/19 | Sarah Laskow

Defy Age Using a 3,600-Year-Old Face Cream Recipe with a Deadly Ingredient

The ancient Egyptians were far ahead of their time in skin-care science.

2016/05/06 | 廣編企劃

Tired of all the Secret Spots in Taiwan? Come Broaden Your Horizons!

Since the trial operation of the Southern Branch of the National Palace Museum began, the daily free admission of 1,000 visitors has increased to 1,750 visitors. The number was even bumped up to 5,000 visitors during spring break...

2016/12/17 | Lauren Young

Tokyo's Vibrant, Adorable Taxi Signs Are Disappearing

Neon puppies, cherry blossoms, frogs, and lucky cats.

2016/12/16 | Veronique Greenwood

In China, Searching to Fill Mysterious Gaps in the Family Tree

China’s revolution made it difficult for Chinese abroad to stay in contact with their families. Now many in the diaspora are searching for their roots.

2016/12/16 | Hsu Chia-yu

What's on in Taiwan This Weekend (12/16-18)

What's on this weekend in Taiwan.

2016/12/13 | Lauren Young

In 1562, Map-Makers Thought America Was Full of Mermaids, Giants and Dragons

Sea serpents, cannibals and one of the earliest mentions of California are features of this spectacular map.

2016/12/12 | Muira McCammon

The World's Most Accidentally Romantic Email Service

Letter Me Later was super low-key until a Filipino rom-com turned it into a busy hub for the lovelorn.

2016/12/11 | Mario Rustan

From Gamergate to Trump: How Misogyny Ruins the World

The victory of Trump is not only a backlash against globalization or against the digital economy but also against feminism.

2016/12/09 | Matthew Fulco

Airbnb Faces an Uncertain Future in Taiwan

The company’s popular apartment-sharing business remains illegal in Taiwan.

2016/12/07 | Beyonder Times

Ethnic and Outdoor Fashion Brand Brings Unique (Life)style to Taiwan

Through the past eighteen years, Kenji Doi and Hsin Fan have continued to do and learn, observing the market trends and adjusting their business strategy.