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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

Rescuers scour toppled buildings after...

Rescuers scour toppled buildings after...

World

Wed, Feb 7 2018

The Hualien local fire service said 147 of the 213 residents from the building remained unaccounted...

Taiwan warns Chinese military drills...

Taiwan warns Chinese military drills...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Dec 26 2017

The report estimated Chinese troop numbers at two million compared to around 210,000 in Taiwan's...

Dhaka University signs MoU with Yuan...

Dhaka University signs MoU with Yuan...

Education

Mon, Dec 4 2017

The two universities will exchange faculty members, researchers and students

China tests new dredger capable of South...

China tests new dredger capable of South...

Asia Pacific

Sun, Nov 5 2017

State-run Beijing News newspaper said the Tian Kun began water tests on Friday. A cutter suction dredger...

Taiwan leader hopes for breakthrough...

Taiwan leader hopes for breakthrough...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Oct 26 2017

At an event Thursday marking the 30th anniversary of cross-strait exchanges, Tsai said she hoped communications...

Taiwan to bolster military amid China...

Taiwan to bolster military amid China...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Oct 10 2017

China has repeatedly said Tsai must acknowledge both sides are part of 'one China' for dialogue to resume,...

Panama establishes ties with China,...

Panama establishes ties with China,...

World

Tue, Jun 13 2017

China and Taiwan have tried to poach each other's allies over the years

Beijing gloats over Trump Taiwan...

Beijing gloats over Trump Taiwan...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 28 2017

US President Donald Trump said he did not want to risk his new-found personal relationship with China's...

Trump says 'major, major' conflict with...

Trump says 'major, major' conflict with...

World

Fri, Apr 28 2017

Trump said he wanted to peacefully resolve a crisis that has bedevilled multiple US presidents

Taiwan bans slaughter of cats and dogs...

Taiwan bans slaughter of cats and dogs...

World

Wed, Apr 12 2017

The bill also prohibits those using a car or motorbike from pulling their pets alongside them on a lead...

China warns US over arms sales to...

China warns US over arms sales to...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Mar 20 2017

China sees Taiwan as part of its territory awaiting reunification, by force if necessary

Tour bus crashes in Taiwan, killing...

Tour bus crashes in Taiwan, killing...

Asia Pacific

Tue, Feb 14 2017

At least 32 people were killed when a tour bus crashed near Taipei on Monday night, with television footage...