Taiwanese job agencies accused of 'illegally hiring' for Chinese companies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) announced on Tuesday (April 23) that it is investigating the employment agencies 104 Job Bank and 1111 Job Bank for violating the law by post...

Taiwan seeks to block Chinese website promoting 31 measures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The National Communications Commission (NCC, 國家通訊傳播委員會) confirmed it was taking measures Friday to block a Chinese website promoting Beijing’s so-called ’31 Measures...

Taiwan authorities to determine fate of website registered for Chinese propaganda

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s telecommunication regulator will take action to address the issue surrounding a website registered in Taiwan to further China’s propaganda purpose, at...

China's pro-unification 31 measures for Taiwan have failed: Academia Sinica scholar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Nearly a year after Beijing announced the 31 measures to lure Taiwanese talent and investment as part of its pro-unification campaign, a China study scholar said on Saturday th...

China to continue working on luring Taiwanese talent across strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese politician Wang Yang said at a cross-strait business conference yesterday (Dec. 4) that China will "open wider and wider to Taiwan," with more policies a...

China’s incentives fail to impress Taiwanese youths

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – People of Taiwan are urged to exert caution when considering acquiring vocational certificates in China as part of its “31 Incentives” program announced this p...

Proposed bill would revoke citizenship for Taiwanese who adopt new Chinese IDs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to an announcement by Beijing that Taiwanese living in China would be eligible for "smart residence cards" starting this month, an amendment is being prop...

President Tsai: New 'residence permits' for Taiwanese in China do not determine 'identity'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following the announcement that Taiwanese citizens living in China would be eligible for a smart residence card starting from September, Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen c...

MAC warns of Chinese 'Skynet' after residence permits for Taiwanese announced

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On the same day that China announced that residence permits would be made available to citizens of Macau, Hong Kong and Taiwan, the Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) on Thursday (...

10,000 fans unlike Taiwanese actress Vivian Sung for 'proud Chinese' apology

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Over 10,000 fans “unliked” rising Taiwanese actress Vivian Sung's (宋芸樺) Facebook page after she posted an apology to Chinese netizens on Weibo which included th...

China pushes '31 incentives' for unification, Taiwanese response mixed: WP

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - A report by the Washington Post on Sunday said that Taiwan is facing severe brain drain as hundreds of thousands of Taiwanese young talent have chosen to work in China, but as t...

Taiwan delegation in U.S. to recruit research talent

New York (CNA) - A delegation of Taiwanese officials and university presidents is currently in the U.S. to recruit overseas Taiwanese and foreign talent for local research positions. Kicking off th...

The Communist propagandist masquerading as an independent commentator

The issue of low wages in Taiwan is not a new one. It is one that people have been complaining about and successive government have been trying to address, with various levels of success, for a while ...

Taiwan's science ministry plans to counter China's '31 incentives'

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Taiwan's Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) on Friday announced three main directions it plans to take to counter China's efforts to attract Taiwanese investment and tal...

Taiwan unveils plan to counter China’s 31 measures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Cabinet on Friday unveiled “Four Directions and Eight Strategies” aimed at countering the expected negative impact of 31 measures announced by China last m...