TAIPEI: A 5.7 magnitude earthquake struck off the northeastern coast of Taiwan on Saturday (Jan 9), the island’s weather bureau … More
Malaysian-Chinese film directors are earning award nominations at festivals around the world by depicting their country’s ethnic stereotypes, racial tensions … More
KINMEN (TAIWAN) : In a contemporary twist on beating swords into ploughshares, Taiwanese blacksmith Wu Tseng-dong has forged a career … More
Pride march follows national success story in curbing Covid-19 pandemic At the entrance to Taipei’s Pride march on Saturday, Pearl Jain and … More
KUALA LUMPUR : A total of 23 transactions that flowed to or from banks in Malaysia between 2010 and 2016 … More
The West still doesn’t understand the scale of Beijing’s soft-power ambitions. The Trump administration announced on Friday that starting on … More
Leopard cats are Taiwan’s only surviving wildcats, and one researcher has toiled for 20 years to ensure they have a … More
Why Indonesia is a worry. Only one of the major economies in east Asia poses a real concern – Indonesia. Indonesia’s public debt-to-GDP ratio is modest, at a third of GDP. But with a low savings rate and a small domestic tax base, Indonesia has been borrowing externally.
JAKARTA : Inspired by a recent story of a Taiwanese student reuniting with her former Indonesian nanny, 27-year-old Taiwanese man … More
TAIPEI/BEIJING: Taiwan called on China on Wednesday to apologise for the bloody 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators in … More
From landfills that were bursting at the seams to remarkably clean cities, Taiwan’s changing attitude to waste has transformed the … More
TAIPEI, 20 May 2020 : Tsai Ing-Wen’s Second Term Begins During a Week of Setbacks Earlier today, Taiwanese President Tsai … More
Invented in the 1980s, bubble tea (also called “black pearl tea” or “boba tea”) is a beloved Taiwan classic. Though there are dozens of different variations, at its core it’s a combination of tea, milk and the ‘bubbles’ — which are essentially little balls made of anything from tapioca to fruit jelly.