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Taiwan opens office in Guyana in push...

Taiwan opens office in Guyana in push...

East Asia

Thu, Feb 4 2021

Guyana has traditionally had close ties with China

China: Flyovers in Taiwan Strait a solemn...

China: Flyovers in Taiwan Strait a solemn...

East Asia

Wed, Jan 27 2021

Taiwan in response issued warnings and deployed air defence missile systems to monitor the flyover

US warships transit Taiwan Strait, China...

US warships transit Taiwan Strait, China...

World

Thu, Dec 31 2020

China, which claims democratically run Taiwan as its own territory, has been angered by stepped-up US...

Fists and pig guts fly in Taiwan parliament...

Fists and pig guts fly in Taiwan...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 27 2020

Taiwan is a rambunctious democracy and fighting is not uncommon in parliament

China sentences Taiwanese professor...

China sentences Taiwanese professor...

East Asia

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Shih said in the interview that he had passed information from a mainland think tank to Taiwan authorities...

Hong Kong leader vows to restore political...

HK leader vows to restore political...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Nov 25 2020

Fifteen pro-democracy lawmakers quit earlier this month in protest at the ousting of four colleagues...

Taiwan expanding submarine fleet as...

Taiwan expanding submarine fleet

Asia Pacific

Tue, Nov 24 2020

Taiwan's navy currently has four submarines, including two built by the United States in the...

Taiwan voices confidence in trade deal...

Taiwan voices confidence in trade deal...

Asia Pacific

Sat, Nov 21 2020

In August, Taiwan eased restrictions on imports of US pork and beef, which had been a stumbling block...

Top US official to visit Taiwan

Top US official to visit Taiwan

East Asia

Fri, Nov 20 2020

In August, health chief Alex Azar became the highest-ranking US official to visit Taiwan

Trump election loss robs Taiwan of a...

Trump election loss robs Taiwan of a...

North America

Thu, Nov 12 2020

Trump approved $18 billion of military sales to the island, including Harpoon anti-ship missiles and...

China urges US to stop increasing ties...

China urges US to stop increasing ties...

East Asia

Wed, Nov 11 2020

Taiwan has long sought a free trade agreement with the United States

WHO urged to invite Taiwan to key...

WHO urged to invite Taiwan to key...

World

Fri, Nov 6 2020

Taiwan, officially the Republic of China, was a founding member of the WHO when it was created in 1948...

China: US misled Taiwan on potential...

China: US misled Taiwan on potential...

East Asia

Wed, Nov 4 2020

Taiwan began negotiating the purchase of the aerial drones with the US in August in order to give itself...

Taiwan blacksmith turns Chinese artillery...

Blacksmith turns Chinese artillery shells...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 30 2020

Wu followed his father, who first started turning shells into knives when some Taiwanese soldiers began...

US plays down China sanctions over Taiwan...

US plays down China sanctions over Taiwan...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Oct 29 2020

China in recent months has entered Taiwan's air defense zone with growing frequency

US announces $2.4bn sale of coastal...

US announces $2.4bn sale of coastal...

East Asia

Tue, Oct 27 2020

The missiles, manufactured by Boeing, can be positioned on fixed platforms or mounted on trucks

China to impose sanctions on US firms...

China to impose sanctions on US firms...

Business

Mon, Oct 26 2020

The US State Department has approved the potential sale of three weapons systems to Taiwan, including...

Infographic: US approves $1.8bn weapons...

Infographic: US approves $1.8bn weapons...

East Asia

Sun, Oct 25 2020

China has threatened to retaliate against the latest US arms sale to Taiwan, a self-ruled island that...

Xi invokes Chinese military might with...

Xi invokes military might with US in...

East Asia

Fri, Oct 23 2020

On Wednesday, the Pentagon announced it had agreed to sell over one billion dollars' worth of missiles...

China threatens retaliation after new...

China threatens as new US sales arms...

East Asia

Thu, Oct 22 2020

The latest US arms package includes sensors, missiles and artillery, and further congressional notifications...

Infographic: White House moving forward...

Infographic: White House moving forward...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Oct 16 2020

The White House is pushing ahead with a raft of arms sales to Taiwan, in a move likely to anger China....