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Time for Reading! Taipei book fair slated for Feb. 12 through 17 Photos - New Southbound Policy

Time for Reading! Taipei book fair slated for Feb. 12 through 17

The Taipei International Book Exhibition has curated ten stunning themed zones for its 2019 edition, which is slated to take place at Hall 1 and 3 of the Taipei World Trade Center from Feb. 12 through 17 under the theme "Time for Reading." Over 700 publishing representatives and 20 nations will be in attendance.

Taipei International Book Expo to bring novels to life with VR Photos - New Southbound Policy

Taipei International Book Expo to bring novels to life with VR

The 2019 Taipei International Book Exhibition is set to kick off Feb. 12 at Taipei World Trade Center, spotlighting Taiwan’s vibrant publishing sector while offering visitors a feast of literature from around the globe.

TIBE Book Prize winners unveiled in Taipei Photos - New Southbound Policy

TIBE Book Prize winners unveiled in Taipei

Winners of the 2019 Taipei International Book Exhibition literature awards were announced Jan. 11, spotlighting the diversity and richness of Taiwan’s publishing sector.

2019 Taiwan Lantern Festival centerpiece unveiled Photos - New Southbound Policy

2019 Taiwan Lantern Festival centerpiece unveiled

The main and handheld lanterns for the 2019 Taiwan Lantern Festival were unveiled by the Tourism Bureau under the Ministry of Transportation and Communications Jan. 3 in Taipei City.

AR, VR tech brings comic books to life at Taipei show Photos - New Southbound Policy

AR, VR tech brings comic books to life at Taipei show

An exhibition employing augmented and virtual reality technologies to present characters and scenes from graphic novels published by the government-backed Creative Comic Collection magazine kicked off Dec. 25 in Taipei City.

Taiwan’s newest archaeological museum begins trial run in Tainan Photos - New Southbound Policy

Taiwan’s newest archaeological museum begins trial run in Tainan

Taiwan's newest museum dedicated to displaying archaeological treasures unearthed during the construction of a science park in Tainan City began its soft opening on Dec. 26.

Subsidies for the prenatal examination of the new immigrant pregnant women who are not covered in the national health insurance

Indonesian honored for efforts to establish mosque Photos - New Southbound Policy

Indonesian honored for efforts to establish mosque

Interior Minister Hsu Kuo-yung (徐國勇) on Sunday honored an Indonesian migrant worker whose fund-raising efforts over a 10-year period helped establish the first mosque in Pingtung County earlier this year.

Taipei Fashion Week hits catwalk with opera, acrobatics Photos - New Southbound Policy

Taipei Fashion Week hits catwalk with opera, acrobatics

The first Taipei Fashion Week kicked off with opera and acrobatics Dec. 6 at Taiwan Traditional Theatre Center.

Scenic attractions around Taiwan to host free New Year sunrise concerts Photos - New Southbound Policy

Scenic attractions around Taiwan to host free New Year sunrise concerts

Three of Taiwan’s foremost scenic attractions will host free sunrise concerts on New Year’s Day to spotlight the nation’s natural and cultural richness, according to the Tourism Bureau under the Ministry of Transportation and Communications Dec. 5.

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