Taiwanese-American presidential contender supports status quo with China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The first Taiwanese-American to run for president of the United States, Andrew Yang (楊安澤), says that if he is elected, he will maintain the status quo in relations with Ta...

Civil groups call for referendum to scrap 'Chinese Taipei' for 'Team Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After the changes made to the Taiwanese referendum laws late in 2017, some civil groups have chosen to put the new legal measures to use by calling for a referendum ahead ...

Analysis: Postal woes demand jump in stamp price to 60 cents

WASHINGTON (AP) — A 60 cent postage stamp? The U.S. Postal Service would have to boost prices for mailing letters and packages by nearly 20 percent — the biggest one-time increase in its history — to ...

Analysis: Postal woes demand jump in stamp price to 60 cents

WASHINGTON (AP) — A 60 cent postage stamp? The U.S. Postal Service would have to boost prices for mailing letters and packages by nearly 20 percent — the biggest one-time increase in its history — to ...

Togo opposition parties hold protests demanding term limits

LOME, Togo (AP) — Thousands of people in Togo have taken to the streets to demand presidential term limits. Internet and phone line connections appeared to be down ahead of Wednesday...

Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar's democracy icon

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — As Aung San Suu Kyi launched a national struggle against decades of harsh military rule, one medical student worked tirelessly at her side, facing down gun-wielding soldiers try...

Taiwan must look beyond the speech

The inauguration of Taiwan’s first-ever female president and only the second from the Democratic Progressive Party is now only a week away, and attention is mostly focusing on whether or not the term ...