Category Archives: Politics

GOLDEN HORSE:’Shadow’ comes on strong for major awards

Taipei, The historical film “Shadow,” directed by Chinese director Zhang Yimou (???), is set to become the favorite at the 55th Golden Horse Awards, having been nominated for 12 awards.

The film, set in China’s Three Kingdoms era and about …

Science ministry, Uber in self-driving exchanges

Taipei, The Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) said Monday that it will team up with ride-hailing company Uber in artificial intelligence (AI) and self-driving technology exchanges.

In a joint statement with Uber, the MOST said the ministry will send …

Kaohsiung mayoral election debate focuses on city’s economy

Kaohsiung, The issue of the economy was at the forefront of a live televised debate between the two main candidates in the Kaohsiung mayoral election Saturday.

In his presentation, Chen Chi-mai (???) of the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) said …

China to Give $150 million in Aid to El Salvador as Relationship Deepens

SAN SALVADOR China will give El Salvador $150 million to spur development of social and technological projects, the Salvadoran president said on Wednesday, the latest sign of deepening ties between the countries that has alarmed the United States.

Salvadoran President …

Film festival in California to present Taiwanese VR movies

Taipei, The 2018 San Diego Asian Film Festival (SDAFF) will kick off in California in the United States Thursday, presenting a program featuring two Taiwanese VR films for the first time, according to the festival’s website.

The program, titled “Taiwan …