Wife of imprisoned Taiwan activist to seek US government's help

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Lee Ching-yu (李凈瑜), wife of Taiwanese democracy advocate Lee Ming-che (李明哲), will visit the United States on Sunday to raise government awareness of the situation regarding her husband...

Congress hears testimony on China's 'ruthless' persecution of religious minorities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Nov. 28 in Washington D.C., the Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) held a hearing on the Chinese Communist Party’s suppression of religious commun...

CECC human rights report: China expands control over its citizens

The U.S. Congressional-Executive Commission on China (CECC) released its annual report today, which heavily criticizes China’s oppression of its Uighur minority. The report also details China...

China claims to have hired lawyer for Lee Ming-che

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)--- Spokesman of China’s Taiwan Affairs Office of the State Council, Ma Xiaoguang (馬曉光), claimed today that they have hired a lawyer for the Taiwanese NGO worker, Lee Ming-ch...

US adds Lee Ming-che to list of political prisoners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The US Congressional Executive Commission on China (CECC) has added Taiwanese human rights activist Lee Ming-che (李明哲), who has been held in China for nearly three mo...

Dengue fever outbreak waning in Taiwan

The dengue fever outbreak in Taiwan, which began in May, is showing signs of abating as fewer weekly cases have been reported over the past five consecutive weeks in Kaohsiung, one of the hardest-hi...

Dengue fever cases exceed 42,000: CECC

According to the statistics compiled by the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) for Dengue Outbreak, the death toll from the dengue fever has increased by 5, with the number now up to 209, includin...

Dengue fever deaths rise to 204: official statistics

The number of fatalities attributed to dengue fever infection has increased to 204 since May this year, according to results released Tuesday by the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) regarding...

Dengue fever cases up to 41,700 in Taiwan

A total of 103 new dengue fever cases in Taiwan were reported Saturday, bringing the total number of cases since May to 41,732 amid the nation's worst dengue fever outbreak, the Central Epidemic Com...

Taiwan confirms 11 new deaths caused by dengue fever

Taiwan has confirmed 11 new deaths caused by hemorrhagic dengue fever, bringing the death toll up to 195 since the outbreak began in May, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) reported Tuesday...

Dengue fever cases in Taiwan tops 40,500

The number of cases in Taiwan's worst dengue fever outbreak on record has risen to 40,593 since the start of May, with 199 new cases recorded Saturday, according to statistics released Sunday by th...

Dengue fever cases in Taiwan climb to nearly 40,000

The number of dengue fever cases in Taiwan has risen to 39,898 since the start of May, with 247 new cases recorded Wednesday, according to data released by the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC...

Death toll from dengue fever in Taiwan rises to 184

The number of deaths from dengue fever in Taiwan has risen to 184 since May this year, including 10 newly confirmed fatalities, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) set up for the dengue outb...

Dengue fever epidemic shows signs of abating in Kaohsiung: CECC

The dengue fever epidemic in Kaohsiung has shown signs of abating, the Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) revealed Sunday. Taiwan’s Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Deputy Director-General Chu...

Dengue fever situation severe in Kaohsiung

Taipei, Nov. 22 (CNA) The number of dengue fever cases in Kaohsiung hgas reached 13,293, with 285 new cases reported there Saturday, showing the outbreak of the disease remains at its peak in the so...