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The National Museum of Taiwan History provides a comprehensive overview of Taiwan's history. (Image: National Museum of Taiwan History)

The National Museum of Taiwan History

Opening in 2011 after 12 years of planning and construction, the National Museum of Taiwan History is a great destination for a comprehensive overview of Taiwan’s history, which was largely ignored in the past because of political reasons.

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A Family Tour: A Film About Exile Experiences

Exiled Chinese director Ying Liang has refined his life experiences in the film A Family Tour. At the premiere in Taiwan on the evening of November 4, Ying Liang said that he…

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How China Can Benefit From Studying Taiwan

In the recent local Taiwan elections, the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) suffered a big defeat. The people had decided that the DPP was failing to serve Taiwan’s best interests.…

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Xi Jinping Asks Chinese Military to Be War-Ready

Chinese President Xi Jinping has asked the military to prepare for war, sparking fears that the current U.S.-China trade conflict might end up bloody. He was addressing the Southern Theatre…

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The National Museum of Taiwan History

Opening in 2011 after 12 years of planning and construction, the National Museum of Taiwan History is a great destination for a comprehensive overview of Taiwan’s history, which was largely…

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DGA Lifetime Honorary Award Winner Ang Lee

On October 18, Voice of America reported that the internationally renowned film director Ang Lee received a lifetime honorary award from the Directors Guild of America (DGA) for his daring…

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Flu Vaccination Rate in Taiwan Sets New Record

Because of the country’s subtropical climate, the flu is a year-round epidemic in Taiwan. The annual government-sponsored vaccination program covers 25 percent of the population, which is a remarkable result…

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Taiwan’s Unique National Day Celebrations 2018

After U.S. Vice President Mike Pence lauded Taiwan’s embrace of democracy as “a better path for all the Chinese people” on October 4, Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen referred to Taiwan (officially…

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The Famous Dongpu Hot Spring Area in Taiwan

Often referred to as “The Hot Spring Kingdom,” Taiwan is one of the world’s top 15 hot spring destinations. With some 130 hot spring sites, Taiwan has one of the…

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A Well-Preserved Wetland in Taiwan

The Gaomei Wetland (高美濕地), also known as the Gaomei Wetland Preservation Area (高美濕地野生動物保護區), is located on the south of the estuary of Dajia River (大甲溪) in central Taiwan’s Taichung City.

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An Indian Australian’s Impression of Taiwan

Reena Augustine is an Australian citizen who moved to Australia from western India’s Gurjarat in 2009. She is the founder and director of Red Carpet Functions, an organization aspiring to…