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The first-ever "Chillies Titans Cup 2018" cricket tournament was held in Hsinchu City (新竹市) on August 4-5, marking the resurgence of cricket in Taiwan.
With one week left to go before the start of the Asian Games in Indonesia, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) traveled to the national sports training center in Kaohsiung Friday to wish the Taiwanese athletes good luck and express the hope that the world would see Taiwan.
In order to celebrate their 17th anniversary together, Taiwanese girl group S.H.E will reunite for a concert in September with 12,000 free-entrance tickets promptly being given out within a minute on Saturday.
Two Taiwanese teams have achieved their goals in the United States Pony League baseball world series this year, with one winning the champion title of the Palomino 18U tournament in Laredo, Texas and the other triumphing in the final of the Bronco 12U world series in Los Alamitos, California.
Taiwanese Go player Kyo Kagen (許家元) has won the Gosei, one of Japan's seven major titles, after defeating title defender Yuta Iyama 3-0 in a best-of-five match held in Osaka Friday.
With the Asian Games less than a month away, Taiwan's head gymnastics coach Sadao Hamada is hoping for a gold medal in the men's pommel horse and a medal in the men's team event
Victorious France yesterday were set to return to a hero’s welcome after winning the FIFA World Cup for the second time with a roller-coaster 4-2 victory over Croatia which set off chaotic celebrations at home.
Crowds of football fans gathered along Ketagalan Boulevard at the grass field in front of the Presidential Palace to watch the final match of the World Cup Sunday, July 15.
Taiwanese teen sensation Tseng Chun-hsin (曾俊欣) won the boy's singles title at the Wimbledon Tennis Championships, his second Grand Slam title in a row.
Taiwanese tennis star Hsieh Su-wei (謝淑薇) won her match in the first round of the women's singles at Wimbledon Tuesday.
World No. 1 Taiwanese badminton player Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) successfully defended her women's singles title at the Celcom Axiata Malaysia Open 2018 Sunday, defeating China's He Bingjiao (何冰嬌) 22-20, 21-11 in the final.
Taiwanese athlete Yang Chun-han (楊俊瀚) clocked a new personal best of 10.11 seconds to break the men's 100m national record at the Japan University Games Men's 100m finals.
Taiwan's top badminton player Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) received her master's degree with Taipei Mayor's Award and Award for Outstanding Contribution to Non-Academic Fields bestowed Saturday.
Taiwan's National Palace Museum ranked 13th in attendance numbers for museums worldwide, according to the 12th annual Theme Index and Museum Index, making it one of four museums in Asia to make it into the top 20 of the list.
Wanhua District Office will hold two respective events to celebrate Wanhua’s culture through DIY activities for two successive Saturdays (May 26 and June 2), according to the office’s news release on Tuesday.
Superhero movie powerhouse Marvel will send “Ant-Man and the Wasp” stars Paul Rudd and Evangeline Lilly for a promotional visit to Taiwan in June, reports said Wednesday.
Taiwan's Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) won the women's singles finals at the 2018 Badminton Asia Championships in Wuhan, China, Sunday to become the first player to successfully defend the title in 10 years.
Internationally renowned Taiwanese actor Chang Chen (張震) was announced on Wednesday as a member of the 71st Cannes Film Festival jury, making him the only Asian on the panel this year and only the third Taiwan national to ever receive the honor.
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The 2018 Fulong International Sand Sculpture Arts Festival in New Taipei will kick off on April 21, featuring 76 sculptures by local and foreign artists, the organizers said Wednesday.
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Taiwanese golfer Phoebe Yao (姚宣榆) outplayed Mamiko Higa of Japan in a playoff to win the AXA Ladies Golf tournament in Miyazaki Prefecture in Japan on Sunday, her second career title on the JLPGA tour.
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The Wei-Wu-Ying Center for the Arts in Kaohisung City, which is slated to open in October, on Wednesday showed off a German-made pipe organ in the Concert Hall, reportedly the grandest such instrument in Asia.
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Taipei's landmark skyscraper Taipei 101 is preparing to host the Towerrunning World Championships in May, a spokesman for the building told CNA.
Taipei 101 has won the right to host the Towerrunning World Association's (TWA) highest level competition on May 5, Taipei 101 spokesman Michael Liu (劉家豪) said recently, and he anticipated it will be an excellent test for the world's top stair runners.
A Taiwan-Japan drama produced for TV markets throughout Asia was recently launched by the Ministry of Culture as part of government efforts to boost cultural interactions and understanding between the two nations.
Taiwanese Lin Chia-wei (林家瑋) emerged Sunday as the winner of the first edition of the European Guitar Concerto Competition in the Netherlands, after three rounds of contest.
Doug Pederson called for a pass to his quarterback on fourth down, went for two-point conversions when the chart said otherwise and stuck with the same aggressive approach in the biggest game of his coaching career. The Philadelphia Eagles are Super Bowl champions because they were not intimidated and would not back down, just like their coach.
The Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea are set to officially begin on Feb. 9, and Taiwanese athletes are heading to Korea to prepare.
A delegation will march in the opening ceremony under the Chinese Taipei flag, which will be held by luge sled rider Lian De'an (連德安).
Taiwan's Tai Tzu-ying (戴資穎) easily dispatched old foe Saina Nehwal of India at the Indonesia Masters on Sunday to secure her first women's singles badminton title of the young season.
Taiwan is one of top 5 major markets for Google Play, and ranked second in the Asian region for the percentage of time spent playing mobile games per week, according to the Director of Google Play in the Asia Pacific.
Over 300,000 fans crashed the online ticketing system after seats went up for grabs yesterday (Jan. 22) for international pop sensation Céline Dion's first-ever concerts to be held in Taipei in July of this year. In response to demands from fans to add more concerts, promoters said they will try their best to try and schedule additional shows.
The North Korean figure skatinging duo Ryom Tae-ok and Kim Ju-sik, who will compete in South Korea's PyeongChang Winter Olympics next month, arrived in Taiwan on Monday for the International Skating Union (ISU) Four Continents Figure Skating Championships.
Artist Taiwanball has created his own version showing nine possible ways to divide Taiwan.