Category Archives: Study

Taipei book fair to be postponed until May in wake of coronavirus

| January 30, 2020 | | 0

Taipei-The 2020 Taipei International Book Exhibition (TIBE), which saw 580,000 visitors last year, has been postponed until May in the wake of escalating fears over the spread of a new coronavirus, the Ministry of Culture …

NTNU to build new dorm for international students

| January 14, 2020 | | 0

TaipeiNational Taiwan Normal University (NTNU) said Tuesday it will spend about NT$600 million (US$20.05 million) to construct a new dormitory to accommodate international students.

The building, which is due to break ground next year, will …

KMT should stick to 1992 consensus: chairman contender

| January 14, 2020 | | 0

TaipeiNational Taiwan University Professor Chang Ya-chung (???), who is seeking the leadership of the opposition Kuomintang (KMT), said Tuesday that the party should continue to uphold the "1992 consensus" as the basis of its policy …

New book exposes exploitation, abuses by brokers: migrant groups

| December 28, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-A new book that gives a voice to migrant workers and their stories of exploitation and abuse under Taiwan's private broker system was launched at a press conference in Taipei on Saturday.

The "Migrant Worker's …

NTU most popular university with international students in Taiwan

| December 27, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-National Taiwan University (NTU) has the most enrolled international students among all universities in Taiwan for the 2019 academic year, according to a report released Friday by the Ministry of Education (MOE).

NTU topped the …

MOL to offer electronic work permits for international students

| December 26, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-International students in Taiwan will from the beginning of next year have the option of using electronic work permits, the Ministry of Labor's Workforce Development Agency said Thursday.

In a press release, the agency said …

2020 student ‘mock election’ kicks off Thursday

| December 26, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-A 2020 presidential 'election' for college and high school students in Taiwan kicked off Thursday, in an effort to draw attention to the values and aspirations of the younger generation, according to the organizers.

The …

Taiwanese innovations win big at educational summit

| December 11, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Taiwan innovations were big winners at an educational summit held in Taipei on Wednesday, winning four of the seven prizes for projects that focused on the future employability skills of students.

The NXTEducator Summit, organized …

Control Yuan publishes book on 1970 Taiyuan prison incident

| December 9, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-The Control Yuan has published a book based on the Taiyuan Incident, an anti-government movement in 1970 that involved political prisoners and prison guards at Taiyuan Prison in Taitung, as well as young aboriginal people …

Tsutaya Bookstore from Japan opens biggest branch in Taiwan

| December 6, 2019 | | 0

Taipei-Japanese bookstore chain Tsutaya on Friday opened its fifth and largest branch in Taiwan, featuring a relaxing reading environment and a spacious area for parents reading with children not seen at any other of its …

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