Column: Towering achievement: Taipei 101

Taipei 101, located in Taipei’s vibrant financial district, was the world’s tallest building for five years. It remains famous for its innovations and extensive symbolism. Named for its 101 stories, Taipei 101 was completed in 2004 at a cost of almost ... ( read original story ...)

Less than 10% polled expect GDP growth to hit 2%: survey

Taipei, July 19 (CNA) Less than 10 percent of respondents in a recent survey expressed confidence that Taiwan's economic growth will pass 2 percent this year, Cathay Financial Holding Co. (國泰金) said on Wednesday. Cathay Financial cited the survey in ... ( read original story ...)

From Toronto to Taipei: a journey in taekwondo

Amirbekyan’s performance in the 2017 National Team trials afforded him the opportunity to represent Canada at the Summer Universiade in Taipei this August ... Canada does not finance its athletes for the event, which has left Amirbekyan in the position ... ( read original story ...)

Lonely giant of Taipei skyline is about to get some company

Thirteen years later, Xinyi is Taipei's centre for finance, business, offices and shopping. And in a sign that Taipei 101 has accomplished its mission of attraction, other skyscrapers are finally rising next door, altering the skyline of an otherwise ... ( read original story ...)