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2017/08/16 | Saigoneer

A Brief Primer on Vietnam’s Football History

Vietnamese widespread support for foreign football teams over local ones has much to do with the history of football sponsorships and scandals.

2017/08/16 | Dai Wangyun

China’s New Mothers Look to Both Science and Superstition

Increased access to modern medicine has not stopped women in China from embracing traditional rules, taboos and superstitions after birth.

2017/08/13 | TNL 編輯

Leather Goods Brands in Taiwan

Good Eye Taipei’s recommendations for local leather brands to check out in Taipei.

2017/08/12 | TNL 編輯

Six Performance Spaces in Taipei

'Good Eye Taipei’s' recommendations for performance spaces to check out in Taipei.

2017/08/11 | Saigoneer

Exploring What It Means to Be Young and Vietnamese

Hanoi-based podcast, 'The Renovation Generation,' is bringing to light how Vietnam's young population is diverse, complex and full of stories.

2017/08/11 | Edward White

Security Beefed-Up as Taiwan’s Biggest-Ever Event is Politicized

Protests loom at a rare major sporting event in Taipei, as China continues to block Taiwan’s presence on the international stage.

2017/08/10 | Wanning Sun

From Mao to TV Health Shows: The Changing Chain of Command Facing China's Elderly

Having lived through the Maoist decades when the Party-state told them how to live their private lives, senior citizens are now learning to become self-governing subjects, writes Wanning Sun.

2017/08/09 | Kenrick Davis

China’s Latest Marketing Craze: Impoverished African Children

Short videos of African kids advertising Chinese goods and services raise ethical and legal concerns.

2017/08/09 | Shannon Lin

The Last of Taiwan's 'Blind Masseurs'

'Blind massage' was first introduced to Taiwan by the Japanese during the colonial era. More than 100 years later, signs for blind massage parlors remain a common sight in the underground malls and streets of Taiwan but the number of masseurs is declining.

2017/08/09 | Kuan Chen

Q&A: Eatgether, The App Connecting Strangers Through Food

While technology has distanced us from each other, Eatgether wants to create the possibility for more face-to-face interactions.

2017/08/09 | Vincent Koen

How to Ensure China's Elderly are Not Poor

Progress with reform across a whole range of areas is needed, including health care, so that citizens can live longer active lives and avoid falling into poverty once they retire, writes Vincent Koen.

2017/08/07 | Saigoneer

A Brief History of Vietnam's Curry

The roots of Vietnam’s curries, or cà ri, stretch across Asia back to the Indian subcontinent.

2017/08/07 | Tyler Prochazka

Curing the ‘Ghost Island’: Why Taiwan Needs Basic Income

Sun Yat-sen believed that the benefits from natural resources, monopolies and property should be shared amongst all citizens. This is precisely the philosophy behind UBI, argues Tyler Prochazka.

2017/08/05 | TNL 編輯

Taipei's Best Noodle and Dumpling Houses

'Good Eye Taipei’s' recommendations for the best noodles and steamed dumplings places to check out in Taipei.

2017/08/04 | Anthony Fung

Behind the Beat in China: Indie Music, Festivals and the Performance Economy

Music sales no longer constitute the major source of revenue for musicians and record companies, particularly for indie bands. Instead, the music industry in China depends largely on live performances.

2017/08/03 | Matthew Lubin

OPINION: It’s Not oBike, It’s You

It is not only the government’s responsibility to correct residents’ behavior. It is incumbent upon all residents to take on the matter, writes Matthew Lubin.