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Taiwan minister slams Chinese economic threats during US visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — If China steps up its economic threats against Taiwan, the price it will pay will be significant, National Development Council (NDC) Minister Kung Ming-hsin (龔明鑫) told thi...

Vice foreign minister highlights Taiwan-Lithuania friendship

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Lithuania has resolutely stood with Taiwan despite Chinese bullying and economic coercion, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) Tseng Ho-jen (曾厚仁) said during a lunch...

World Cup host Qatar changes Taiwan name again

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan slammed the Chinese pressure that led World Cup host Qatar to change the country’s name to “Chinese Taipei” on the list for visa and ticket applic...

China holds military drills during visit to Taiwan by US Congress members

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China announced military drills in the waters and airspace near Taiwan Friday (April 15) as a delegation of senior United States Congress members met with President Tsai I...

Chinese academic condemns Beijing’s hardline Taiwan policies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China should stop threatening the use of military force against Taiwan, said retired Peking University sociologist Zheng Yefu (鄭也夫) on Wednesday (Jan. 26). The essayist...

China attempting to take over Taiwan without war: Japanese report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As China does not yet have the means to successfully seize Taiwan, the communist country has employed propaganda and fake news to win support for unification, Asahi Shimbu...

Naval association rejects Taiwan after pressure from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An international association of naval attaches based in Washington, D.C. has rejected members from Taiwan after pressure from China, reports said Friday (Jan. 14). The ...

Poll: 60% of Taiwanese expect US military to fight for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — About 60% of Taiwanese were not worried about a Chinese attack and a similar number expected the United States military to rush to Taiwan’s rescue, according to the ...

Taiwan identifies China as source of challenges Lithuania faces

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) Spokesperson Joanne Ou (歐江安) pointed to Beijing’s political and economic coercion as the source of challenges Lithuania is facing,...

Taiwan TV show reveals image of submarine keel-laying ceremony

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — When Taiwan held the official “keel-laying” ceremony for its first indigenous submarine last month, reporters were not invited, but a military television show ...

Former Pentagon official calls on US to drop 'one China' slogan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The United States should stop talking about "one China," as the term is supposed to be conditional on China’s peaceful approach to Taiwan, former Assistant...

Lithuanian legislators to visit Taiwan in December

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Legislators in Lithuania are planning a visit to Taiwan in December in the latest confirmation of warming ties between the two countries, reports said Saturday (Oct. 2). ...

Taiwan's envoy in New York hopeful for more global opportunities for nation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — James K. J. Lee (李光章), director-general of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office (TECO) in New York City, has said the world is waking up to China’s bullying of Ta...

Lithuania recalls envoy from China in dispute over Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Lithuania has recalled its ambassador from Beijing in the latest step over a dispute about plans for the Baltic state and Taiwan to exchange representative offices, CNA re...

14 EU, US foreign affairs leaders back Lithuania against Chinese bullying

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A group of pro-Taiwan legislators in Europe and the U.S. have issued a statement censuring China over its actions to pressure Lithuania for developing ties with Taiwan. ...