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Fire at Taiwan hospital kills 9, injures...

Fire at Taiwan hospital kills 9

World

Mon, Aug 13 2018

The 15 injured remain in hospital, with 11 listed as in serious condition

Taiwan smartphone maker HTC to lay off...

HTC to lay off 1,500 workers

Technology

Tue, Jul 3 2018

The layoff comes despite a new deal with Google which boosted HTC’s first quarterly gains for almost...

China says US-N Korea summit offers...

China says US-N Korea summit offers...

World

Wed, Jun 13 2018

China’s hostility has risen after the self-ruled island elected Tsai Ing-wen as president in...

US unveils de facto embassy in Taiwan...

US unveils de facto embassy in Taiwan...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jun 12 2018

Widely read Chinese state-run newspaper the Global Times said on Tuesday China needed to warn Taiwan...

US State Dept official to visit Taiwan...

US State Dept official to visit Taiwan...

Asia-Pacific

Sun, Jun 10 2018

Trump in March approved new rules allowing top US officials to travel to Taiwan

Taiwan holds large-scale military drills...

Taiwan holds large-scale military drills...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Jun 7 2018

Taiwan has accused China of using dollar diplomacy to lure away its allies, promising generous aid packages,...

China rebukes Taiwan president for Tiananmen...

China rebukes Taiwan president for Tiananmen...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Jun 5 2018

The Tiananmen crackdown is a taboo subject in China 

China, Burkina Faso establish ties following...

China, Burkina Faso establish ties following...

Asia Pacific

Sun, May 27 2018

Taiwan can now claim only one ally in Africa, Swaziland

Chinese fighter jets complete night...

Chinese fighter jets complete night...

Asia Pacific

Sat, May 26 2018

Its navy has also been taking an increasingly prominent role in recent months, with the Liaoning sailing...

China again flies bombers around...

China again flies bombers around...

Asia Pacific

Fri, May 11 2018

In the past year, Beijing has stepped up such military exercises, designed to send a message to...

Five firefighters among 7 dead in Taiwan...

Five firefighters among 7 dead in Taiwan...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Apr 29 2018

Seven other firefighters were injured, five of them suffering burns from an unidentified liquid

Triumph of humanity

Triumph of humanity

Magazine

Thu, Apr 26 2018

In conversation with Nuruzzaman Khan (Bappy) and Boan Wang – two young filmmakers who have attained the...

China air force circles Taiwan in latest...

China air force circles Taiwan in latest...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Apr 26 2018

China’s hostility towards the island has grown since the 2016 election of President Tsai Ing-wen from...

Taiwan to simulate repelling invasion...

Taiwan to simulate repelling invasion...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Apr 24 2018

Taiwan is well equipped with mostly US-made weaponry, but has been pushing for Washington to sell it...

US approves licence for Taiwan submarine...

US approves licence for Taiwan submarine...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Apr 8 2018

Washington switched diplomatic recognition from Taiwan to China in 1979 but maintains trade relations...

Taiwan scrambles jets as China's air...

Taiwan scrambles jets as China's air...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 26 2018

Taiwan on March 21 sent ships and aircraft to shadow a Chinese aircraft carrier group that sailed through...

As Vatican and China talk, Taiwan looks...

As Vatican and China talk, Taiwan looks...

Europe

Sun, Mar 25 2018

The Vatican's last diplomat on the mainland was expelled in 1951 and the Holy See mission settled in...

Rejecting protectionism, Asean and Australia...

Rejecting protectionism, Asean and Australia...

World

Fri, Mar 16 2018

Trade is a central topic of the meeting, though human rights and Chinese assertiveness in the region...

China’s next ideological front

China’s next ideological front

Peter Marino

Fri, Feb 23 2018

China’s ideological tendrils are spreading across their borders

Fear and anger as aftershocks rattle...

Fear and anger as aftershocks rattle...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Feb 8 2018

Taiwan sits on the western edge of the tectonically active Ring of Fire and routinely experiences...

At least seven killed, 67 missing after...

At least seven killed, 67 missing after...

World

Wed, Feb 7 2018

The magnitude 6.4 quake also left 260 people injured and caused four buildings to collapse