Taiwanese Communities Donated to American Red Cross of New York’s Annual Benefit Gala

October 11th, 2018

Taiwanese and Asian communities including TCCNY, TAANY, TJCNNY, Hello Taiwan USA, ACTAsia, and AsianInNY with invitation by Ming Chiang, President of Casual Home Worldwide Inc., all donated and supported American Red Cross of New York at its Annual Benefit Gala on Oct 10th 2018 at Ziegfeld Ballroom. Last night’s event recognized civic leaders and heroic individuals who embody @RedCross humanitarian mission and was successfully raised overall $1.7 millions to support Red Cross’ mission. [Read More]

Taiwan Comes to New York Subway S Train

October 8th, 2018

The Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in New York and Taiwan Tourism in New York would like to invite commuters onboard the New York subway shuttle train, S Train, running between Times Square and Grand Central for a ride to Taiwan in Oct. 2018. [Read More]

Taiwanese Original Comics and Video Games to Participate in New York Comic-Con and Anime Fest

October 5th, 2018

This year the New York Comic-Con collaborate with Anime Expo to host the first-ever Anime Fest @ NYCC at Pier 94 from October 4th to 7th, alongside with the New York Comic-Con in the Javits Center during the same period, and it is estimated that 200,000 fans will be attendance. Sponsored by the Ministry of Culture, and organized by the Taipei Cultural Center in NY and the Chinese Animation and Comic Publishers Association, nine Taiwanese comic publishers including Tongli Publishers, Sharp Point Publishing, Ever Glory Publishing Co., Ltd. Kadokawa Taiwan Co., Dala Publishing Co., Gaea Books, Friendly Land Creative Co., Ltd., Uei-Shiang Co., Ltd., and VMage Co. Ltd., and two Taiwanese video game companies including Red Candle Games and Toii Games, will be participating at a special Taiwan Pavilion. Golden Comic Awards winner Chang Shang has also been invited to hold activities to interact with fans, with the hopes of representing Taiwanese comics in the American market. [Read More]

EVA to take delivery of its first 787-9 Dreamliner Reveals new Royal Laurel Class business cabin by Designworks

September 21st, 2018

EVA Air announced today that the delivery ceremony of its first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner will be held at Boeing South Carolina in Charleston on October 02, 2018. The new aircraft is configured for 304 passengers in two cabins, 26 in Royal Laurel Class business and 278 in Economy, and introduces brand-new seats and a new look throughout. It is the first of this model in Taiwan’s airline industry. [Read More]

ASIANINNY TO CELEBRATE 10TH ANNIVERSARY WITH FASHION SHOW

September 18th, 2018

NEW YORK (September 18, 2018) – AsianInNY, New York’s leader in Asian networking and multicultural sharing site, is celebrating its 10th anniversary with their largest annual Asian fashion show. With a new line up and location, AsianInNY’s 10th Annual Fashion Show will be held on Saturday, September 22nd at the TF Chen Art Building located at 335 West 35th Street (between 8th and 9th Avenue). Doors will open at 2 pm. The runway fashion show will start at 3 pm. [Read More]

AsianInNY紐約時裝秀歡慶組織創辦十周年

September 17th, 2018

AsianInNY (亞洲人在紐約) 是紐約首屈一指的跨多元文化和娛樂的資訊分享平臺。AsianInNY將於2018年9月22日下午2:00-4:00pm 在即將準備隆重開幕的「陳錦芳文化館」( 地址: 335 West 35th Street, NY) 舉辦十週年時裝秀。演出陣容強大, 結合時尚與文化藝術的精緻饗宴,將為各族裔觀眾展現亞裔風采! [Read More]

McDonald’s Unveils Limited Edition MacCoin to Celebrate 50 Years of the Big Mac

August 5th, 2018

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Big Mac, McDonald’s today unveiled the MacCoin, a limited edition global currency* backed by the internationally iconic Big Mac that fans across the world can get their hands on starting August 2 to share, collect or redeem. Beginning at lunch time on August 2, customers can receive a MacCoin with the purchase of a Big Mac at 14,000 participating restaurants across the U.S., while supplies last. Starting on August 3 through 2018, customers can redeem their MacCoin for a free Big Mac at participating McDonald’s restaurants in the U.S. and in more than 50 participating countries. [Read More]

28th Annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York

July 20th, 2018

In Celebration of the “Year of the Dog,” the Board of Directors of the 28th Annual Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival in New York (HKDBF-NY) announce that this Free Multicultural Festival and Sporting Event will be held Saturday, Aug. 11, and Sunday, Aug. 12.
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Taiwan Cinema continues to shine NYAFF 2018 with an eclectic mix of films by emerging Taiwanese filmmakers

June 28th, 2018

The Taipei Cultural Center in New York is thrilled to be partnering again with the New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF) to present a Taiwan cinema series this year. Taking place from June 28 through July 15, NYAFF returns for its 17th annual edition with a can’t- miss lineup of the best of Taiwan’s recent offerings and a spotlight on Taiwanese rising talents. Titles include the blockbuster Gatao 2: Rise of the King, festival prizewinners The Bold, The Corrupt, and The Beautiful, gripping dramas Missing Johnny, The Last Verse, and autobiographical animated film On Happiness Road, most of them are first films that prove the strength of arthouse production and genre output of Taiwan cinema.
Tseng Ying-ting’s melodrama The Last Verse follows a couple through the love and dreams of their youth as each is worn away by poverty and cruel reality in adulthood. This festival hit was selected for Busan International Film Festival New Currents competition and will make its New York premiere with the director in person on July 7th. [Read More]

KACF WELCOMES 2018 GRANTEE PARTNERS

June 28th, 2018

The Korean American Community Foundation (KACF) held a Welcome Reception for its grantee partners to acknowledge and share their important work in the community. The 12 nonprofit organizations who received grants totaling $710,000 were selected for their effective work in addressing economic security, from providing direct service to those who focus on community organizing and advocacy. [Read More]