Taiwan News

Possible risks while plane landing in bad weather

灣區華裔航太工程師王立楨 (KTSF)

The cause of TransAsia Airways plane crash is yet under investigation. However, what are possible risks…

Stanford asks court: Who owns Chiang diaries

Stanford University, holder of one of the largest collections related to the Chinese Nationalist Party, files a lawsuit to ask Chiang Kai-shek’s descendants to resolve competing claims for ownership of the party leader’s personal diaries…

Chinese activist Chen Guangcheng visits Taiwan

A Chinese activist who fled to the United States after taking refuge in the US embassy in China last year said on Monday…

Engineer makes career switch to dessert food truck

Two entrepreneurs in the South Bay have decided to give up their high paying jobs to operate a food truck selling Taiwanese desserts…

Taiwan reports first case of H7N9 bird flu

Taiwan has confirmed its first case of a new deadly strain of bird flu…

US woman’s camera washes ashore in Taiwan

A Georgia woman has been reunited with her camera and photos after the camera she lost during a 2007 trip…

Pickle with Wheat Gluten

Today’s Taste of the Bay tells you how make Taiwan veggie dish, Pickle with Wheat Gluten…

Taiwan media deal sparks anti-China protests

Asian media mogul Jimmy Lai’s sale of his Taiwan holdings to a Taiwanese group that includes an outspoken, pro-China businessman has sparked protests in Taipei…

Ang Lee brings to life the “Life of Pi”

Ang Lee’s attraction to the story makes him look past the three nightmares in filmmaking: working with children…

Taiwan institute wins green awards

Taiwan’s Industrial Technology Research Institute wins 2012 R&D 100 Awards. ITRI’s three new award-winning green technologies can help consumers reduce energy…

US allows visa-free travel for Taiwanese

Taiwanese visiting America can now travel visa-free, the U.S. announced Tuesday…

Taiwan sends patrol boats near disputed islands

本週四,台灣派出兩艘海岸警衛隊巡邏船,前往釣魚島附近海域,對漁民進行保護…

Taiwan Film Days opens with “Din Tao”

為電影節拉開序幕的是根據真人真事改編的《陣頭》。原本想在樂壇發展的吉他手阿泰…

Taiwan’s president visits Pengchia Islet

本週五,台灣最高領導人馬英九高調前往距釣魚島約140公里彭佳嶼視察,期間對日本做出警告,要求日方不要對釣魚島有所企圖…

Typhoon Tembin batters Taiwan again

颱風”天秤”(Tembin)8月24日從台灣南部過境,三天后,”天秤”在南海轉了個圈後再次襲擊台南沿海地區,帶來狂風暴雨。

China rainstorm triggered flood and mudslides

中國南方地區多個省份及台灣持續落暴雨,造成人命傷亡。湖南過去3天出現新一輪的暴雨,造成嚴重災情,其中懷化市暴雨導致堤霸崩潰,有村民被洪水圍困,最後消防員游繩將他救出…

Concert to show the beauty of Taiwan

Free Taiwanese concert to show the beauty of Taiwan through music…

Chef Hou’s Taiwan beef noodle soup recipe

Taiwan beef noodle soup chef Hou visited the Bay Area last week and shared his serect recipe with local people…

Taiwan Champion Beef Noodle Soup Chef in Town

Taiwan Champion Beef Noodle Soup Chef in Town…

Taiwan official sentenced to time-served

A federal judge has sentenced a Taiwan official in Missouri to time-served and deportation for underpaying and overworking two housekeepers…

Battles in Central Taiwan

The votes in central Taiwan will decide who is the next president of Taiwan…

Beijing, Washington closely watch Taiwan polls

Taiwan’s neck-and-neck presidential race will be closely watched by Beijing and Washington…

Taiwan’s birthrate drops to record low

The birthrate in Taiwan has dropped to one of the lowest in the world…

Job fair in Sillicon Valley

30 research organizations and high tech companies are coming together to seek highly qualified people to hire…

SF World Music Festival features Wang Xin Xin

The San Francisco World Music Festival will start Friday…

Institute in Taiwan wins green tech awards

Taiwan’s largest and one of the world’s leading high-tech research and development institutions, receive two 2011 R&D 100 Awards for its innovative…

US ‘no’ on Taiwan arms seen as sign of China clout

A U.S. decision not to sell Taiwan new F-16 fighter jets is being seen by many U.S. allies in Asia as a sign of China’s growing clout…