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EDITORIAL: Homeless need our attention

Taipei Times 30 Jul 2021
A video report published on the Focus Taiwan Web site on Tuesday highlighted the efforts of volunteers in Taipei’s Wanhua District (萬華) who are working with the area’s homeless people ... The city plans to hold the Taipei Lantern Festival — which has been delayed due to the pandemic — in Wanhua when it is safe to do so, he said.
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Stanford Live adds more shows, updates safety policies

Mountain View Voice 01 Jul 2021
In addition to its previously planned series of outdoor concerts, Stanford Live will present Leonard Slatkin conducting the Taipei Music Academy and Festival Orchestra (TMAF) on July 30; San Francisco Ballet, marking its live performance return and first show at Frost, with "Starry Nights" on Aug ... 20 ... 25-29 ... Guidance is, of course, subject to change.
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Two short films get international screen time

Taipei Times 30 Jun 2021
DC Rapier, a mainstay in Taipei’s English-language theater and music scene, won his first best actor award at the Madras Independent Film Festival and also made it to best lead actor finalist for the Golden Bridge Istanbul Short Film Festival’s spring season ... temple festivals.”.
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COVID-19: Domestic cases drop below 200 per day

Taipei Times 13 Jun 2021
People walk through the usually crowded Ximending pedestrian area in Taipei’s Wanhua District yesterday, the second day of the Dragon Boat Festival long weekend ... Minister of Health and Welfare Chen Shih-chung, who heads the Central Epidemic Command Center, speaks at a news conference in Taipei yesterday.
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Photo News: Taiwanese urged to stay home during Dragon Boat holiday 從照片看新聞: 台灣疫情嚴峻 端午節宅在家最安全

Taipei Times 11 Jun 2021
A dragon boat race team practices near Dajia Riverside Park’s “Dragon Boat Pier” in Taipei on May 8 for the 2021 Taipei International Dragon Boat Championships ... (Translated by Eddy Chang, Taipei Times) 原本為了準備2021台北國際龍舟錦標賽,某龍舟隊於五月八日,在台北市大佳河濱公園「龍舟碼頭」備戰。在政府將武漢肺炎(新冠病毒,COVID-19)全國警戒均調升至第三級後,今年台北市及全國各地的龍舟賽已全部取消。.
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COVID-19: Wanhua shops to take at least half year to recover

Taipei Times 07 Jun 2021
Businesses in Taipei’s Wanhua District (萬華) would take at least six months to recover from the effects of a COVID-19 outbreak, a merchants’ association said on Sunday ... The city would hold the Taipei Lantern Festival — which has been delayed due to the pandemic — in Wanhua when it is safe to do so, he said.
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Shoppers prepare

Taipei Times 07 Jun 2021
A model in Taipei yesterday ...
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Restrictions reimposed as virus resurges in much of Asia

Yahoo Daily News 19 May 2021
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has eased a lockdown in the bustling capital and adjacent provinces to fight economic recession and hunger but has still barred public gatherings this month, when many Roman Catholic festivals are held ... many Roman Catholic festivals are held.
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Lee declines invitation to be a judge at Taipei fest

Straits Times 17 May 2021
Local actor Mark Lee has turned down a rare opportunity to be a judge at the Taipei Film Festival due to the Covid-19 pandemic ... The Taipei Film Festival 2021 will be held from June 24 to July 10 ... "I have to be quarantined for several days after flying to Taipei and then spend seven ...
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Actor Mark Lee declines invitation to be judge at Taipei Film Festival due to pandemic

Straits Times 17 May 2021
SINGAPORE - Local actor Mark Lee has turned down a rare opportunity to be a judge at the Taipei Film Festival because of the Covid-19 pandemic ... The Taipei Film Festival 2021 will be held from June 24 to July 10 ... "I have to be quarantined for several days after flying to Taipei and then spend seven days watching the movies," Lee told Shin Min ... � ....
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Globally Applauded ‘Yalda’ En Route to Australia

Kayhan 16 May 2021
The film has so far competed at a good number of global events, including the Taipei Golden Horse Film Festival in Taiwan and the International Film Festival and Forum on Human Rights in Switzerland and the Sundance Film Festival in the U.S., where it won the Grand Jury Award.
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COVID-19: Increase in cases affects cultural, political events

Taipei Times 12 May 2021
The National Theater and Concert Hall is pictured in Taipei on May 24 last year ... The in-person presentation of the 40th Young Designers’ Exhibition, which was scheduled to take place at Taipei Nangang Exhibition Center from tomorrow through Monday next week, has been canceled, the institute said.
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Tours, festivals canceled, delayed due to virus surge

Taipei Times 12 May 2021
PRECAUTION ... By Shelley Shan / Staff reporter ... The Fulong International Sand Art Sculpture Festival in New Taipei City would be rescheduled to after June 8, while the opening concert of the Taiwan East Coast Land Art Festival would be postponed to July 22, it added. The Explorer Dream cruise ship is pictured in an undated photograph ... .
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Two-day festival celebrating Europe starts in Taipei

Taipei Times 08 May 2021
This year’s Europe Festival opened yesterday in Taipei to celebrate Europe Day and give people a taste of the continent while international travel is hampered by the COVID-19 pandemic ... opening ceremony of the two-day Europe Festival at Taipei’s Huashan 1914 Creative Park.
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A rich offering of true stories

Taipei Times 28 Apr 2021
For the Taiwanese portion of the competition, festival coordinator Chen Wan-ling (陳婉伶) recommends Flow (伏流), a stream-of-consciousness exploration of the neighborhoods near Taipei’s Treasure Hill Artist Village (寶藏巖國際藝術村) and their residents ... the 2019 Golden Horse Film Festival.
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