Canadian Navy frigate makes transit through Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – For the second time in less than three months, the Royal Canadian Navy on Tuesday (Sept. 10) carried out a transit of the Taiwan Strait while heading towards the South Chi...

Philippine Navy sailed through Taiwan Strait escorted by Coast Guard

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two vessels belonging to the Philippine Navy sailed through the Taiwan Strait in mid-August, according to Taiwan’s Coast Guard Administration, which disclosed inform...

Microsoft AI attains top rank in Japan Mahjong platform

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Microsoft Research Asia is publishing a paper on Super Phoenix, its Japanese Mahjong-playing Artificial Intelligence (AI), which has received the highest win rate on Tenho...

Wreckage found near site of missing Taiwanese fishing boat: FA

Taipei (CNA) - Wreckage of a vessel has been spotted six nautical miles from the site where a Taiwanese fishing boat went missing in Pacific Ocean waters over the weekend, the Fisheries Agency (FA) co...

French festival of music celebrates country's culture in Taiwan

The Association des Français de Taiwan (AFT) hosted its annual Fête de la Musique at Maji Square on Saturday (June 22). The "Festival of Music," as it is called in English, g...

Canadian warship makes rare patrol through Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As tensions ratchet up between Ottawa and Beijing, a Canadian warship patrolled through the waters of the Taiwan Strait on Tuesday (June 18). Taiwanese netizens on the onlin...

AP Explains: What's behind rare US seizure of N. Korea ship

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — The United States has made a highly unusual seizure of a huge North Korean cargo ship involved in banned coal transports. But it's nothing new for North Korea, which has long...

US warships deploy new tactic when transiting Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two United States warships transited through the Taiwan Strait on Sunday (April 28), the fourth such mission by U.S. warships this year, but this time around, they were initial...

Taiwan-Japan Fishery talks conclude, both sides agree to future dialogue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After two days of dialogue, the eighth annual bilateral Taiwan-Japan Fisheries Commission talks wrapped up on Thursday, March 7. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs release...

Argentina Coast Guard opens fire on Chinese fishing vessel

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Sunday morning, March 2, the Argentinian Coast Guard opened fire on a Chinese fishing vessel that was reportedly fishing illegally in the country’s Exclusive Econ...

Two ways China could paralyze Taiwan with cyberattacks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The two ways China could launch a cyberattack against Taiwan include the cutting of undersea cables and the redirection of Taiwan's root domain, according to a report by a ...

Cargo ship sinks in Taiwan strait, one presumed dead

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In the early morning of Jan. 21, a cargo ship reportedly sank in the Taiwan Strait. A Chinese flagged ship, the ZhongXing 689 (中興689), sent out a distress signal at 3:3...

Wild Oats XI subject of protest in Sydney to Hobart race

HOBART, Australia (AP) — A protest lodged by the race committee against Sydney to Hobart line honors winner Wild Oats XI will go before a five-person international jury on Saturday. ...

Bobbie Collies Joins Integrity as VP, Sales & Marketing

APPLETON, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 26, 2018--Integrity Insurance announces the appointment of Bobbie Collies as VP, Sales & Marketing. This press release features multimedia. V...

Metal Shark and ASV Global Introduce Sharktech Autonomous Vessels

JEANERETTE, La.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 12, 2018--Louisiana, USA-based shipbuilder Metal Shark has joined forces with autonomous vessel technology developer ASV Global to introduce “Sharktech” Autonomou...