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2018/10/13 | Songshan Charles

Pedestrian Nightmare: Can Taiwan Draw Inspiration from the UK's Walkways?

There's a method to the madness of the United Kingdom's complex hierarchy of pedestrian crossings. Can Taiwan learn from it?

2018/10/13 | Songshan Charles

Pedestrian Nightmare: No 'Refuge' on Taiwan's Dreadful Crosswalks

An extended comparison of pedestrian crossings at junctions in Taiwan and the UK shows that Taiwan's design and standards are clearly not good enough.

2018/10/12 | James Baron

OPINION: China's New 'Softy Power' Could Spell Trouble for Taiwan

Chinese emissaries are emerging as world leaders in the field of simulated falling down and whinging.

2018/10/07 | Sarah Gallo

7 Steps to a Wild, Wonderful 48 Hours in Singapore

Traveling to Singapore? Follow this expert guide to making the absolute most out of a short time in the island city-state.

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?

2018/10/02 | Jules Quartly

OPINION: Taiwan Welcomes Islam with Open Arms

Taiwan's religious tolerance, especially towards Islam is, sadly, exceptional.

2018/10/01 | TNL Staff

Saluting a Grieving Vietnamese Father After His Son's Tragic Taiwan Death

A social worker with a Taiwanese NGO reflects on helping a man through the impossible grief of losing his son to preventable police violence in a faraway land.

2018/09/30 | Cat Thomas

INTERVIEW: Down and Dirty with Taipei Drag Star Magnolia La Manga

We talk to a Taiwan drag icon about 15 years at the heart of a vibrant scene, LGBT rights, performing with Jolin Tsai, and spreading the word to the next generation.

2018/09/27 | Michael Beltran

EXPERIENCE: The Sights and Sounds of Plastikan, Manila's 'Dumpsite Slum'

Through a visit to Manila’s ‘Plastikan,’ the author shares his introduction to urban poor movements in the Philippines.

2018/09/21 | Saigoneer

Wrestling Smacks Down in Saigon

A new franchise is bringing the pain to wrestling fans in Vietnam.

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.

2018/09/20 | Eryk Smith

OPINION: In Kaohsiung, There Are Limits to the Multilingual Love

The axes are out for a politician advocating for languages other than English and Chinese to be kept out of the classroom.

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.

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.

2018/09/10 | TNL Staff

CONFESSION: How I Became Complicit in Overworking Taiwan's Bus Drivers

Tired bus drivers are a danger to us all. Here, a middle man in the disputes between bus companies and their drivers reveals all the tricks he was forced to use to keep drivers overworked.