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  • Married couple wins ticket to Cosplay finals in Japan

    Married couple wins ticket to Cosplay finals in Japan

    The Taiwan preliminary of the 13th World Cosplay Championship concluded in Hsinchu County Sunday, with two local cosplayers, known as Chiu Chi and Hung Yueh Ling — both pseudonyms — winning the ...

  • Macao celebrates Drunken Dragon Festival

    Macao celebrates Drunken Dragon Festival

    Residents in Macao celebrated the traditional Drunken Dragon Festival on Tuesday, which falls on the eighth day of the fourth month in the Chinese lunar calendar every year.The festival is organized ...

  • 5,000 take the stairs in annual Taipei 101 climb

    5,000 take the stairs in annual Taipei 101 climb

    Some 5,000 runners from across the globe, including senior citizens and breast cancer survivors, traded the world's fastest elevator for stairs on Sunday as they joined the annual climb up Taipei ...

  • Beautiful China photo show held in US

    Beautiful China photo show held in US

    A photo exhibit named "Beautiful China" was held Saturday at the Pitzer College in Claremont, California, featuring China's beautiful scenery and harmonious relations between people and nature.The ...

  • International gardening expo opens in Qingdao

    International gardening expo opens in Qingdao

    A major international horticultural exposition opened in the east China coastal city of Qingdao on Friday, showcasing eco-friendly techniques and technologies alongside plant displays.The 184-day ...

  • Young indigenous drummers to open Taipei percussion festival

    Young indigenous drummers to open Taipei percussion festival

    Young drummers from a remote indigenous village in eastern Taiwan will open the triennial Taiwan International Percussion Convention in May, bringing their music to an international audience.The Amis ...

  • Dapeng Bay scenic area to host water events

    Dapeng Bay scenic area to host water events

    The Dapeng Bay National Scenic Area Administration in Pingtung county in southern Taiwan said Saturday it will host a series of water fun events starting April 26, including free canoe activities....

  • Sanya to host global tourism summit

    Sanya to host global tourism summit

    The 14th Global Travel and Tourism Summit will gather 876 senior executives from leading tourism organizations and companies from around the world in Sanya in southern China's Hainan province from ...

  • Xiamen to host 7th cross-strait cultural fair

    Xiamen to host 7th cross-strait cultural fair

    An annual cross-strait cultural fair will kick off in October in the Chinese city of Xiamen, featuring cultural and creative products from Taiwan and China, Francis Chen, chairman of the Taipei-based ...

  • Kaohsiung hosts event to celebrate the Thai New Year

    Kaohsiung hosts event to celebrate the Thai New Year

    It was a soggy holiday festival for hundreds of migrant workers and immigrants from Thailand, Vietnam, Indonesia, who threw water at one another during the traditional Thai New Year celebration in ...

Who's Who

  • Luo Baoming (羅保銘)

    Luo Baoming (羅保銘)

    Luo Baoming is the party secretary of Hainan provinceBorn: 1952Birthplace: TianjinCountry of Citizenship: ChinaEducation: BA in History, Nankai ...