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US approves sale of 18 torpedoes to...

US approves sale of 18 torpedoes to...

North America

Thu, May 21 2020

The MK-48 torpedoes -- which can be launched from a submarine -- are being provided from existing US...

Xinhua: Beijing will 'never tolerate'...

Xinhua: Beijing will 'never tolerate'...

East Asia

Wed, May 20 2020

Beijing would 'never tolerate any separatist activities or external forces interfering in China's...

Why is Taiwan excluded from the...

Why is Taiwan excluded from the...

East Asia

Sat, May 16 2020

Beijing views Taiwan as its own territory and has vowed to one day seize it, by force if necessary

Taiwan yet to get WHO meeting...

Taiwan yet to get WHO meeting...

East Asia

Mon, May 4 2020

Taiwan has reported far fewer cases of the new coronavirus than many of its neighbors, due to early and...

Lessons from the pandemic

Lessons from the pandemic

Saleem Samad

Mon, Apr 20 2020

Asian models that actually combated Covid-19

Taiwan, WHO spar again over coronavirus...

Taiwan, WHO spar again over coronavirus...

Coronavirus

Sat, Apr 11 2020

Last month, Taiwan said it had received no reply from the WHO to a December 31 query for information...

WHO accused of suppressing information...

WHO accused of suppressing information...

East Asia

Wed, Apr 1 2020

Taiwan's government has said that keeping it out of the WHO during the outbreak amounts to playing...

In Taiwan, anger at China over virus...

In Taiwan, anger at China over virus...

East Asia

Wed, Apr 1 2020

Taiwan has been debating for years who it is and what exactly its relationship should be with China -...

US warship sails through Taiwan Strait...

US warship sails through Taiwan Strait...

East Asia

Thu, Mar 26 2020

Taiwan's defence ministry said the vessel was on a "routine mission" through the...

Taiwan confirms first coronavirus...

Taiwan confirms first coronavirus...

East Asia

Sun, Feb 16 2020

Health Minister Chen Shih-chung said during a news conference on Sunday that the deceased person was...

'Chinese military aircraft cross into...

'Chinese military aircraft cross into...

East Asia

Mon, Feb 10 2020

Taiwan's defence ministry said Chinese H-6 bomber and accompanying aircraft briefly crossed over...

China says will not change position...

China says will not change position...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Jan 12 2020

While China says Taiwan is its territory, Taiwan maintains it is an independent country

Taiwan votes in election closely watched...

Taiwan votes in election closely watched...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Jan 11 2020

China and the Hong Kong unrest have become major elements in the election as China has ramped up efforts...

Taiwan leader rejects China's offer...

Taiwan leader rejects China's offer...

Asia-Pacific

Wed, Jan 1 2020

Taiwan's parliament passed an anti-infiltration law on Tuesday to combat perceived threats from...

Taiwan passes law against China influence...

Taiwan passes law against China influence...

East Asia

Tue, Dec 31 2019

The 'anti-infiltration bill' pushed by President Tsai Ing-wen's Beijing-sceptic ruling party...

Asia's first LGBT-focused streaming...

Asia's first LGBT-focused streaming...

Showtime

Mon, Dec 30 2019

After launching in 2017 in Taiwan, a beacon for gay rights since becoming the first place in Asia to...

Protests send Hong Kongers to Taiwan...

Protests send Hong Kongers to Taiwan...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Dec 2 2019

Taiwan has long attracted Hong Kongers seeking an alternative to their city's frenetic pace and sky-high...

Infographic: Taiwan bridge collapses...

Infographic: Taiwan bridge collapses...

East Asia

Wed, Oct 2 2019

A steel arch bridge over a bay in north-eastern Taiwan has collapsed, crashing onto fishing boats berthed...

Beijing-friendly candidate says elections...

Beijing-friendly candidate says elections...

East Asia

Sun, Jul 28 2019

Taiwan has been a de facto sovereign nation since the end of a civil war in 1949, but China still views...

China to impose sanctions on US firms...

China to impose sanctions on US firms...

East Asia

Sat, Jul 13 2019

China views Taiwan as part of its territory and has vowed to one day seize it, by force if

Taiwan, US security officials hold rare...

Taiwan, US security officials hold rare...

East Asia

Mon, May 27 2019

China considers Taiwan a renegade province, to be reclaimed by force if necessary, and the meeting is...