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  1. Kavalan whisky Taiwan

    How Taiwan became a serious rival to whisky stalwarts like Scotland and Ireland

    The tremendous global success of upstart brand Kavalan has helped turn Taiwan into a magnet for whisky connoisseurs.
  2. Foxconn employees wearing masks attend the company's year-end gala in Taipei

    Shut out of WHO, Taiwan faces flight bans, update delays in novel coronavirus crisis

    Shut out of the World Health Organization, Taiwan is facing a dual problem in tackling the threat of a new coronavirus: It is being included as a ...
  3. Why this Taipei shoemaker takes five days to craft a bespoke pair of shoes

    Why this Taipei shoemaker takes five days to craft a bespoke pair of shoes

    A perfectionist at heart, Taiwanese bespoke shoemaker EJ So personally oversees the making of each pair of shoes from start to finish, from ...
  4. Lin Yi Shiang leather craftsman

    Why did this former engineer-turned-leather craftsman take apart Hermes bags?

    When Taipei-based artisan Lin Yi Shiang left his engineering job to pursue his passion in leather craft, there were no leather crafting schools in ...
  5. Prague mayor Zdenek Hrib (pictured December 2019) announced a twinning agreement with Taipei,

    Prague, Taipei ink sister deal in snub to Beijing

    Prague and Taipei signed a partnership agreement on Monday (Jan 13) in an apparent snub to Beijing after the Czech capital dropped it as a sister ...
  6. Gaia Hotel Beitou

    In the mountains of northern Taiwan, a Nordic-inspired hot spring sanctuary

    The Gaia Hotel in Beitou boasts a private thermal bath with its own snow-making machine and a four-storey library filled with 5,000 tomes.
  7. NKU restaurant Taipei Taiwan

    How this young Singaporean chef is making culinary waves in Taiwan

    A combined love for food and wanderlust is how Ernest Toh ended up being the Executive Chef of NKU, a fine dining restaurant in Taipei ...
  8. Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-Je (C) waving to supporters during the launch of the new Taiwan People's Party

    Taipei mayor Ko launches new political party

    A popular Taiwanese mayor launched a new party on Tuesday (Aug 6) that could chip away at the two main political camps that have long dominated ...