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  • Kinmen launches cultural festival

    Kinmen launches cultural festival

    A cultural festival featuring the famous kaoliang liquor, historic quarter and iconic "wind lion god" of Kinmen — a Taiwan-controlled island group close to southern China — is being held in Jinsha ...

  • Chaiyi bike festival to feature cosplay

    Chaiyi bike festival to feature cosplay

    An annual cycling festival will require cyclists to dress both themselves and their bicycles in fancy dress, an idea that the event organizers said Tuesday will make biking "more fun."Among a series ...

  • Rubber Duck takes to the skies at New Taipei kite festival

    Rubber Duck takes to the skies at New Taipei kite festival

    Many people may smile in recognition on Saturday when they see a yellow duck kite flying among others of different shapes in New Taipei, where kite enthusiasts have gathered to showcase their skills ...

  • Runners to enjoy rainbow of colors with Taipei's first Color Run

    Runners to enjoy rainbow of colors with Taipei's first Color Run

    Runners in Taipei will paint the town red — and a host of other colors — when the city holds its first official Color Run on Sept. 28.A festival of colored paint and 5-kilometer marathon rolled into ...

  • Panda cub to headline Taipei 'Zoolloween' celebrations

    Panda cub to headline Taipei 'Zoolloween' celebrations

    An 80-day-old panda cub will be the headliner at Taipei Zoo's Halloween celebrations, which will highlight wildlife conservation, the zoo said Tuesday.The "Zoolloween" events will focus on the living ...

  • Birdathon to see birders flock to southern Taiwan

    Birdathon to see birders flock to southern Taiwan

    Southern Taiwan is gearing up for a different kind of migration event to go hand-in-hand with the seasonal movement of bird populations: the gathering of dozens of avid birdwatchers from all over the ...

  • Daoist cultural events heading to Europe

    Daoist cultural events heading to Europe

    A spate of events promoting Daoist (Taoist) culture will be held in Belgium, Britain and France from Sept. 26 to Oct. 6, as part of efforts to expand the traditional Chinese religion's international ...

  • Taiwanese traditional dances light up DanceSport contest

    Taiwanese traditional dances light up DanceSport contest

    Deities, immortals and even senior citizens strutted their stuff to add a touch of local flavor to the World DanceSport Games in Kaohsiung on Tuesday.A group dressed as the Eight Infernal Generals, a ...

  • First World Dancesport Games opens in Kaohsiung

    First World Dancesport Games opens in Kaohsiung

    The first-ever World DanceSport Games opened in Kaohsiung in southern Taiwan on Monday, attracting 736 competitors from 48 countries.Kaohsiung mayor Chen Chu opened the event by describing the ...

  • AIT announces 'American Dream' exhibit in Taitung

    AIT announces 'American Dream' exhibit in Taitung

    The stories of Taiwanese students and what they underwent to achieve their dreams of studying in the United States will be on display at a new exhibit in Taitung in eastern Taiwan, the American ...

Who's Who

  • Li Zhanshu (栗戰書)

    Li Zhanshu (栗戰書)

    Li Zhanshu is director of the General Office of the CPC Central Committee and a member of the Politburo.A native of Pingshan county in Hebei ...