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Time-lapse video unveils creation of rice paddy art in Hualien

TAIPEI (The China Post) — In response to the "2020 Year of Mountain Tourism" program, Amis painter Yosifu (優席夫) was invited to design a...

Aaron Kwok wishes Taiwanese fans happy Mid-Autumn Festival

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Ahead of the Mid-Autumn Festival, Hong Kong actor Aaron Kwok (郭富城) wrote a letter to Taiwanese media and fans,...

A-Mei to make comeback concert on New Year’s Eve

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Taiwan Mandopop diva Chang Hui-mei (張惠妹), also known as A-Mei, dropped a bombshell on social media on Thursday: a free...
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Alien Huang’s posthumous song to be released tonight

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Alien Huang’s (黃鴻升) posthumous song will be released on Thursday night, according to the artist record company, Rock Records...

Iconic ‘I am Taiwanese’ T-shirt to sell in Taiwan

TAIPEI (The China Post) — The Czech company that designed and produced the “I am Taiwanese” T-shirts announced on Wednesday that their products can...

Taiwan ‘Bubba dog’ becomes Internet sensation

TAIPEI (The China Post) — When foreigners think of Taiwan, the first things that come to mind are usually Taiwan delicacies and bubble milk...
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Taiwan celebrities pay tribute to Alien Huang in new song

TAIPEI (The China Post)  — Taiwan television host Jacky Wu (吳宗憲) and a string of celebrity friends released a new song on Tuesday themed after...
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COVID-19

World leaders criticize haphazard response to pandemic

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — World leaders gathering remotely Wednesday criticized a haphazard global response to a microscopic virus that has unleashed economic havoc and...

Trudeau says Canada is in a second COVID-19 wave

TORONTO (AP) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Wednesday that Canada is in a second wave of COVID-19 and warned the country is on...

Sheriff: Crowds, alcohol, drugs fueling Vegas Strip violence

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities are investigating the latest shooting outside a Las Vegas Strip resort amid a spike in violent crime around the...

Former staffer: White House politicized Bolton book review

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration officials repeatedly exerted political pressure in an unsuccessful effort to block the release of former national security adviser John...

Actor Ryan Reynolds looking to invest in Welsh soccer club

WREXHAM, Wales (AP) — Hollywood stars Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney could be making an unlikely foray into the soccer business.Wrexham, a Welsh team...

French defense chief misled nation on troops’ virus safety

PARIS (AP) — France’s defense minister has admitted to misleading the nation about virus protections for air force personnel who evacuated French citizens from...

Wife of Missouri governor tests positive for COVID-19

O'FALLON, Mo. (AP) — The wife of Republican Missouri Gov. Mike Parson tested positive for the coronavirus after experiencing mild symptoms, a spokeswoman for...

UK defends its new virus strategy but experts are skeptical

LONDON (AP) — The British government on Wednesday defended its strategy for combating a second wave of COVID-19 cases amid criticism that its new...

Success of Ginsburg film inspires CNN look at John Lewis

NEW YORK (AP) — Indirectly, the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg inspired CNN Films' new documentary on the life of civil rights...

Asia News

日本性工作業者怒告政府 官方竟回「這句」全場傻眼 | Sex business operator sues Japan gov’t over COVID-19 handout snub

【看CP學英文】,一位性工作相關產業業者最近怒告日本政府基於「歧視」原由不給予其中小企業疫情紓困資金。 A business operator in the sex-working industry sued the Japanese government on Wednesday on grounds of discrimination after her business was excluded from the...

星國女遺失口罩獲朋友解圍 一見新面罩哭笑不得 | Singaporean woman ‘horses around’ with original face mask

【看CP學英文】好朋友就是可以在你最需要的時候替你解圍,近期一位星國女生因為遺失口罩而無法離開咖啡廳,朋友於是自高奮勇的決定出去幫他買,沒想到買回來的卻是一個全罩式的馬頭面罩,讓他哭笑不得。 The good thing about friends is they are always ready to rescue you when you’re in a pickle. After all, even the best of...
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最美手工飾品!香港珠寶師將鮮花化成永恆 | Hydrangea accessories symbolize spring eternity

【看CP學英文】「我喜歡它帶給我一種和諧、溫暖的感覺。」 “I like the feeling of unity and warmth it gives me” 只有在春天才能看到美麗的繡球花盛放。表層鮮豔的花色下象徵真情與感激。在香港,一名珠寶設計師將繡球花轉瞬即逝的美化為一件件永恆的飾品,包括戒指、耳環、手鐲和髮飾。 Hydrangea flowers can only be seen in the spring. Their ephemeral colors symbolize heartfelt emotion...
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影/兩公頃稻田化身天然畫布!120天彩繪稻縮時攝影超驚艷 | Time-lapse video documents growth of painted ricefied over 4 months

【看CP學英文】呼應今年「脊梁山脈旅遊年」,旅英阿美族畫家優席夫受邀設計彩繪稻,位置選在富里鄉東里鐵馬驛站旁的水田,歷時超過四個月,從小秧苗茁壯成結實纍纍的稻穗,形成壯觀的大地彩繪畫布。  In response to 2020 the Year of Mountain Tourism, Amis painter Yosifu (優席夫) was invited to design a colorful ricefield, turning the field next...

Opinion

AP Interview | South Africa to know true virus toll in weeks

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa should know its true toll from the coronavirus pandemic within a few weeks, the government’s chief medical adviser says,...

EU experts urge support for Taiwan democracy in Le Monde Op-ed

TAIPEI (The China Post) — Nine EU experts and deputies have called for European countries to revisit their policy toward the People’s Republic of...

Analysis | With Abe’s exit, Seoul seeks to mend Japan ties

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — It took a bombshell resignation before Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe heard anything nice from South Korea. The rare praise...

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