Blog posts from the team at International Community Radio Taipei, Taiwan's only English radio station.
Bargains at the 2016 Taiwan Culinary Exhibition

Bargains at the 2016 Taiwan Culinary Exhibition

With the number of Chinese visitors plummeting, many hotels and restaurants are offering big discounts at the 2016 Taiwan Culinary Exhibition, which runs from August 5th...
Ruby Lin Wallace Huo Wedding Photos Revealed

Ruby Lin Wallace Huo Wedding Photos Revealed

Fans are getting their first look at celebrity couple Ruby Lin and Wallace Huo’s wedding photos, as details of their upcoming union continue to emerge. Photos...
Upcoming Taiwan Concert Schedule

Upcoming Taiwan Concert Schedule

Scorpions Taipei Date: 3 October 2016 Venue: Taipei Nangang Exhibition Hall Image via allevents.in Pentatonix Taipei Date: 20 September 2016 Venue: National Taiwan University Sports Center Tickets Image via Era Ticket  Queen Taipei Date:...
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Taiwan This Week: Good to be thorough

Taiwan This Week: Good to be thorough

Listen to the broadcast Friday July 29th during the 8 o’clock hour on ICRT FM 100, or stream the broadcast here. The show begins about 15 minutes after the hour. Or, stream the extended...Continue reading
Channels Showing the Rio Olympics

Channels Showing the Rio Olympics

With the Rio Olympics around the corner, Chunghwa Telecom is ready to offer live broadcast services of the Games on Movies-on-Demand, or MOD, and Chunghwa Video. Chunghwa Telecom says starting from the opening ceremony of...Continue reading
Chou Tzuyu and TWICE Awarded at 2016 Korea's Brand of the Year

Chou Tzuyu and TWICE Awarded at 2016 Korea’s Brand of the Year

Taiwanese k-pop star Chou Tzuyu and her TWICE bandmates received an award at the 2016 Korea’s Brand of the Year ceremony...Continue reading
Taiwan Talk: "Those crazy Taiwanese animators"

Taiwan Talk: “Those crazy Taiwanese animators”

Listen to the podcast version of the show at the ICRT website, on iTunes, or DOWNLOAD IT HERE! On this week’s show, we speak with Michael Logan, the Content Director for International News at Next Animation Studio. For more than...Continue reading
Taiwan This Week: I got a rock ...

Taiwan This Week: I got a rock …

Listen to the broadcast Friday July 15th during the 8 o’clock hour on ICRT FM 100, or stream the broadcast here. The show begins about 15 minutes after the hour. Or,...Continue reading
Pokemon Go Not Coming to Taiwan?

Pokemon Go Not Coming to Taiwan?

Pokefever is sweeping the mobile gaming industry, but will Taiwan be left out in the cold? Pokemon Go, the augmented reality game for smartphones featuring cutesy digital monsters like Pikachu and Squirtle, has...Continue reading
Taiwan Talk: "Arnie" takes on Filipino experience in Taiwan

Taiwan Talk: “Arnie” takes on Filipino experience in Taiwan

Listen to the podcast version of the show at the ICRT website, on iTunes, or DOWNLOAD IT HERE! On this week’s show we speak with Rina Tsou, a young Taiwanese filmmaker...Continue reading
Taiwan This Week: Typhoon daze

Taiwan This Week: Typhoon daze

Listen to the broadcast Friday July 8th during the 8 o’clock hour on ICRT FM 100, or stream the broadcast here. The show begins about 15 minutes after the hour. Or, stream the extended podcast show on the ICRT...Continue reading
Wedding Bells for Ruby Lin and Wallace Huo

Wedding Bells for Ruby Lin and Wallace Huo

Wedding bells are ringing for actress-producer Ruby Lin and her longtime friend and fellow actor Wallace Huo. News of the impending nuptials exploded yesterday when Huo confirmed through his...Continue reading
Taiwan Talk: Taiwan in Time in June

Taiwan Talk: Taiwan in Time in June

Listen to the podcast version of the show at the ICRT website, on iTunes, or DOWNLOAD IT HERE! We’re beginning a new interview series for the show! Here’s the plan: As we’ve...Continue reading
Taiwan International Hot Air Balloon Festival in Full Swing

Taiwan International Hot Air Balloon Festival in Full Swing

The 6th annual Taiwan International Hot Air Balloon Festival is now in full swing at LuYe Gaotai in Taitung County. The festival runs through August 7th, featuring...Continue reading
Taiwan This Week: Failure to communicate

Taiwan This Week: Failure to communicate

Listen to the broadcast Friday July 1st during the 8 o’clock hour on ICRT FM 100, or stream the broadcast here. The show begins about 20 minutes after the hour. Or, stream the extended podcast show on...Continue reading