Tsai back in Taiwan after 4-nation tour in Central America

Taipei -- President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) arrived back in Taipei late Sunday and pledged that Taiwan will maintain its cooperation projects with its allies but that they will be carried out more efficien...

Taiwan's president visits Twitter while in San Francisco

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) opened a new twitter account Saturday during a visit to micro-messaging service Twitter Inc. during a stopover in San Francisco on her way home from a four-country tour of...

High-level security and motorcade for Tsai sighted in San Francisco

A total of 60 Harley-Davidson motorcycles came together for a motorcade escorting Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen, as she was on her way to Twitter’s Headquarters in San Francisco on Satur...

US policy change on Cuban migrants leaves many stranded

PANAMA CITY (AP) — It took three months for Gabriel Marin and his wife, Yansiel, to make it from their home in eastern Cuba to this migrant shelter in Panama's capital. The goal was the United States ...

From the Liaoning to Lagos: China stays on an aggressive course

        The Liaoning, China’s first aircraft carrier, spent most of Wednesday moving through the Taiwan Strait from south to north on its way back to Qingdao from exerci...

Taiwan scrambles fighter jets as China carrier enters air defense zone

Taipei (Taiwan News) -- China's sole operational aircraft carrier, the Liaoning, and its escort ships crossed into Taiwan's air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Wednesday, prompting Taiwa...

Nicaraguan president calls Tsai his “sister” from the “Republic of Taiwan”

        TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – During his inauguration speech Tuesday, Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega reportedly referred to President Tsai Ing-wen as his “sis...

Taiwan’s defense ministry responds to threat from China's aircraft carrier

Taipei (Taiwan News) -- While President Tsai Ing-wen is out of the country on a state visit to Central America, Taiwan's Ministry of National Defense and Presidential Office are reassuring the pub...

Daniel Ortega sworn in for 3rd term as Nicaragua's president

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Daniel Ortega has been sworn in for another term as Nicaragua's president while his wife, Rosario Murillo, is the new vice president, giving a married couple the reins of pow...

Golovkin vs Jacobs: big-punching middleweights set for March

NEW YORK (AP) — Sitting behind all four of his championship belts, Gennady Golovkin was nearly impossible to spot. Not that Danny Jacobs was eyeing his opponent for the world middlew...

Nicaragua reiterates support for Taiwan’s international participation

Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega reaffirmed his country's support for Taiwan's international participation, during a meeting with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen in Managua on Tuesday. Tsai...

Taiwan media caught off guard by Tsai-Ortega meeting

        TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese reporters traveling with President Tsai Ing-wen to Nicaragua found out about her meeting with President Daniel Ortega by switchi...

Tsai arrives in Nicaragua to attend presidential inauguration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - President Tsai Ing-wen has arrived in Nicaragua on Tuesday in the second leg of her four-nation tour to Central America. She was greeted by Nicaragua’s newly elected Pr...

Taiwan, Honduras reaffirm close ties during Tsai’s state visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen, who arrived in Honduras on Monday for a state visit, met with Honduras President Juan Orlando Hernandez, emphasized Taiwan’s economic co...

Taiwan's president arrives to attend Nicaraguan inauguration

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Taiwan's president has arrived in Nicaragua to attend the inauguration of President Daniel Ortega. It is the second stop on President Tsai Ing-wen's tour of ...