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2018/09/10 |

EXPERIENCE: A Vietnam Mother Shares 21 Years in Taiwan

Ten years after arriving in Taiwan, Tsai Ting-jung lost her husband to illness just as her son was born. Looking back, she shares a winding tale of pain and blessing.

2018/09/04 | Matt Dagher Margosian

OPINION: Extending the HSR to Hualien Risks Spoiling East Taiwan

Taiwan retains something truly special on its east coast. It would be a shame to lose it in a rush towards development.

2018/08/21 | AsiaGlobal Online

ANALYSIS: Why 'Good Food' Is Fundamental to China's Future

Food safety scandals have blighted the public's confidence in society and its institutions, leaving space for a growing alternative food movement.

2018/08/07 | Sarah Gallo

Road Tripping Taiwan: 5 Sights Outside of Taipei You Can't Miss

Sarah Gallo, also known as The Five Foot Traveler, has been to over half of the world’s countries. Here, she recounts a three-day whirlwind road trip through western and central Taiwan – and takes us along for the ride.

2018/08/06 | 讀者投書

OPINION: Time for Taiwan to Modernize Its Views on Migrant Workers

Taiwan is a major employer of Southeast Asian migrant workers. We spoke with Archie, who has toiled in a factory for six years, and found a man not in the least bit deserving of the scorn and vitriol so often directed towards foreign workers in Taiwan.

2018/08/03 | Atlas Obscura

Catching the Embers of Taiwan's Dying Fire-fishing Tradition

A generations-old tradition of luring sardines with fire is under threat.

2018/07/20 | Taiwan Business TOPICS Magazine

Trouble in Paradise as Kenting Suffers from Tourism Decline

Kenting’s tourist arrivals have plunged amidst complaints about service quality, prices, and litter.

2018/07/17 | Taiwan Business TOPICS Magazine

Exploring Taiwan's Hidden Underwater Gems

Taiwan may not be renowned for its scuba diving, but the island is hiding some beautiful sites for divers of all levels. That is, if citizens and officials do their part to protect them.

2018/07/11 | Nick Aspinwall

Taiwan Spared Major Damage by Typhoon Maria

Labeled a Category 5 storm as recently as yesterday, Typhoon Maria weakened and turned north, relieving Taiwan of any major harm.

2018/07/06 | If Lin

Media Analysis on Perceptions of Worsening Social Order in Taiwan

Availability bias lies at the root of the feeling that there are more murders happening in Taiwan.

2018/07/05 | TIME

'Nothing Off the Table' in Race to Rescue Trapped Thai Cave Kids

The race is on to get the boys and their coach out of the cave before monsoon rains prevent their escape.

2018/06/24 | The Conversation

The Joy of Chopsticks and Other 'Unconventional' Dining Experiences

Eating and performing other mundane activities in a novel way can significantly enhance your enjoyment of them.

2018/06/17 | Leora Joy

Taipei and the Tactics of Everyday Life

Creative resistance allows residents to make their cities work for them in surprising ways.

2018/06/14 | Michael Beltran

A Gospel for the Barrios: The Philippines' Unshakable Sister Patricia Fox

The Australian nun's story of state-led persecution at the hands of the president himself throws into sharp relief what it means to be a missionary and a Filipino.