Biography of the Author Victoria Jen

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Victoria Jen

Journalist at CNA, Asia's leading English-language news platform.

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  1. Some Taiwan temples ditch incense burning after air pollution concerns | Video
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    Some Taiwan temples ditch incense burning after air pollution concerns | Video

    As Taiwan suffers from worsening air pollution in recent years, some major temples are taking the lead to help clean up the air by ditching the ...
  2. US pork poses challenge to Taiwan's ruling party amid trade deal hopes
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    US pork poses challenge to Taiwan's ruling party amid trade deal hopes

    Taiwan's decision to allow the import of US pork that contains an additive may face a challenge from the public, amid a push by opposition ...
  3. Pineapples at centre of growing trade row between China and Taiwan | Video
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    Pineapples at centre of growing trade row between China and Taiwan | Video

    Taiwanese have rallied around the humble pineapple after China banned imports of the fruit, citing pests found in recent shipments. As Victoria ...
  4. Taiwan local street banquet chefs hit hard by dampened Chinese New Year festivities amid COVID-19 | Video
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    Taiwan local street banquet chefs hit hard by dampened Chinese New Year festivities amid COVID-19 | Video

    Stricter COVID-19 restrictions have put a pause on the frequent visiting and traditionally large gatherings in Taiwan during Chinese New Year, ...
  5. Taiwan cancels, postpones celebrations ahead of Chinese New Year amid COVID-19 | Video
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    Taiwan cancels, postpones celebrations ahead of Chinese New Year amid COVID-19 | Video

    Taiwan has cancelled or postponed major celebrations ahead of the Chinese New Year holidays due to COVID-19. A hospital cluster in northern Taiwan ...
  6. Farmers bearing the brunt of Taiwan's worst drought | Video
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    Farmers bearing the brunt of Taiwan's worst drought | Video

    More than 20,000 farmers in Chiayi and Tainan were affected after Taiwan's government suspended water supply for tens of thousands of hectares of ...
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    From war to peace: A Kinmen war veteran's account

    Tung Chung-hua, 87, fought in the three great battles of Kinmen between China's Communist Party and Taiwan's Kuomintang and lives to tell the tale.
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    Tainan’s oldest movie theatre strives to keep traditions alive

    Chuang Mei Theatre is one of Tainan’s oldest second-run movie theatres with 67 years of history. Up on the walls are hand-painted billboards that ...
  9. Taiwan to allow US pork import; local farmers fear impact on business | Video
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    Taiwan to allow US pork import; local farmers fear impact on business | Video

    Taiwan will allow importing of US pork containing leanness enhancer ractopamine from January - a move widely seen as an effort to push for a trade ...
  10. Strong domestic consumption spurs rebound in Taiwan's economy during COVID-19 pandemic | Video
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    Strong domestic consumption spurs rebound in Taiwan's economy during COVID-19 pandemic | Video

    Taiwan has successfully contained the spread of COVID-19, with one of the world’s lowest rates of infections and deaths. Despite border controls ...