Published: July 14, 2021
Japan for the first time referred to the importance of stability around Taiwan in its annual defense report, ratcheting up its concerns over the island that has been a flashpoint in tensions between China and the U.S.
Published: July 06, 2021
In a statement released via Facebook on Monday, the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office thanked Thai authorities for working tirelessly to extinguish the inferno that erupted at the Ming Dih Chemical factory in Samut Prakan on Monday.
Published: July 06, 2021
When Taiwanese horror game "Devotion" first published in 2019, the conversation revolved around Chinese president Xi Jinping and a meme comparing him to Winnie-the-Pooh. The Disney character had no role in the game, but still a poster invoking the Chinese president and Poohs name led to "Devotions" removal from multiple digital storefronts and generated a online furor that trapped its makers at Red Candle Games in the middle of decades-long political tensions between Taiwan and mainland China.
Published: July 02, 2021
BEIJING — Chinese President Xi Jinping’s strongly worded speech to mark the 100th anniversary of the Chinese Communist Party’s founding on Thursday not only showered praise on the economic development conducted under his party’s rule, but also showed his determination to realize China-Taiwan unification.
Published: June 10, 2021
SEOUL - South Korea is hoping to expedite travel bubble talks with the likes of Singapore and Taiwan to allow quarantine-free travel for fully vaccinated people from as early as July, as part of a national campaign to encourage mass vaccination.
Published: June 04, 2021
Recently, Shih-chung Chen, the health Chief of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) authorities of the Taiwan region of China, published an article on very few Thai media’s websites, falsely promoting Taiwan as a “country” and wrongly clamoring for “includ(ing) Taiwan in WHO and its meetings, mechanisms, and activities”.
Published: May 25, 2021
The threat that emerging infectious diseases poses to global health and the economy, trade, and tourism never ceases. Up until April 2021, coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has caused more than 150 million cases and more than 3.16 million deaths worldwide.
Published: April 14, 2021
BEIJING - China firmly opposes the so-called new rules for US government contacts with Taiwan and has lodged solemn representations with the United States, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian said at a daily news briefing here on Tuesday.
Published: April 03, 2021
TAIPEI - Flags in Taiwan will be lowered to half-mast for three days, starting on Saturday (April 3), to mourn the people who were killed when an express train derailed in a tunnel on Friday morning after hitting a truck that had slid down a bank onto the track.