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Taiwan campaign spokeswoman resigns over 'China unification treason' remarks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Lawmaker Lin Ching-yee (林靜儀) resigned as spokeswoman for President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) re-election campaign after telling a Deutsche Welle interviewer that supporti...

PRC flags taken down from Kinmen street after Taiwan passes Anti-Infiltration Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese flags have been removed from a street popular among tourists in Taiwan's Kinmen, as the men who had originally placed them there feared they could be in violat...

Videos shows Chinese tourists busted for mooning Taiwan independence supporter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three Chinese tourists were charged with public insulting (公然侮辱罪) by police after they made obscene gestures at pro-Taiwan independence supporter Kuo Chien-kuo (郭建國) in fr...

Pro-China Master Chain quits Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan-based media outlet Master Chain, which stands accused of being a Beijing lackey, has decided to abandon the local market following the passage of the contentious An...

Taiwan president touts Anti-Infiltration Act in New Year’s talk

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) delivered an address on New Year’s Day that highlighted how she would safeguard the sovereignty of Taiwan, as she seeks a fresh mandate ...

Taiwan Legislative Yuan approves Anti-Infiltration Act aimed at China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Legislative Yuan passed the third reading of the Anti-Infiltration Act on Tuesday (Dec. 31), with the aim of countering Chinese influence in Taiwan's elections. ...

KMT members dispute Taiwan's Anti-Infiltration Bill in exchange with reporter

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) bashed Taiwanese media at the presidential debate Sunday (Dec. 29), the party's representatives engaged ...

Why is Terry Gou really so opposed to the Anti-Infiltration Bill?

KAOHSIUNG CITY (Taiwan News) — After his humiliating defeat in the KMT presidential primary elections, Terry Gou (郭台銘) appeared to slope out of Taiwan’s political sphere with his tail betw...

China, energy, corruption dominate Taiwan presidential race TV event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The proposed Anti-Infiltration Act, energy policy, alleged corruption, and angry exchanges about each rivals' capabilities again dominated the third and final live pol...

Taiwan Foxconn founder pushes back after contentious Anti-Infiltration Act comment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) has rebutted allegations that he opposes the Anti-Infiltration Act (反滲透法), a contentious bill aimed at warding off political interference b...

Taiwan Foxconn founder threatens to surround Legislative Yuan over Anti-Infiltration Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foxconn founder Terry Gou (郭台銘) said Tuesday (Dec. 24) on the talk show Coco Hot News (辣新聞) that he would organize a protest outside the Legislative Yuan if it passes the ...

Taiwan presidential candidates focus on economy, Anti-Infiltration Law live on TV

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The three rivals for next month’s presidential election focused on the economy and the government’s proposed Anti-Infiltration Act during their second round of...

Anti-Infiltration Act to pass before 2020 Taiwan election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Anti-Infiltration Act (反滲透法) will go through a third reading at the Legislative Yuan on Dec. 31, with the aim of stifling malicious interference by foreign powers. ...

Taiwan's ex-president aided by member of China's CPPCC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A court verdict in a case involving illegal political donations revealed that the campaign of former Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) was aided by money from an advi...

Ex-defense minister of Taiwan says Beijing approached him

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Taiwan continues to grapple with alleged Chinese interference in the run-up to the 2020 presidential election, former Taiwanese Defense Minister Michael Tsai (蔡明憲) reve...