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Taiwan prepares Q&A booklet about election malpractices

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Fake news, foreign interference, and gambling on the election outcome are the three main subjects of discussion between the nation’s top law enforcement officials, r...

More arrests for betting crypto on Taiwan election via blocked website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Access to a U.S. website taking bets on Taiwan’s presidential election has been blocked in Taiwan though suspects continue to be arrested for using it. A represen...

Taiwan fraud ring targets Chinese living in Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Members of a fraud ring in Taichung City posed as agents for China’s national anti-fraud squad to extort millions from overseas Chinese in Japan, reports said Thursd...

Taiwan, US chair cybersecurity workshop with India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The top envoys of Taiwan and the United States in India spoke at a cybersecurity workshop in New Delhi, reports said Tuesday (Dec. 12). U.S. Ambassador to India Eric Ga...

Taiwan Criminal Investigation Bureau helps scammer return from Georgia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese national working for a fraud ring in Georgia was able to leave the country and return home last May, the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) said Thursday (Dec...

Taiwan exposes deepfake videos featuring leaders endorsing crypto

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) issued a warning Friday about fraudulent cryptocurrency investment advertisements circulating online, falsely impersonating Preside...

412 suspected gangsters detained in pre-election crackdown

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Police picked up 412 suspected members of organized crime groups in a crackdown ahead of January’s presidential and legislative elections, reports said Friday (Nov. ...

Taiwan seizes 10 kg of amphetamines disguised as milk powder

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Milk powder containers were used to conceal amphetamines in an international package intercepted by the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB), which held a press conference ...

Drug ring busted for methamphetamine production in Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A remote drug manufacturing site was found to be extracting pseudoephedrine from cold and rhinitis tablets for methamphetamine production, the Criminal Investigation Burea...

Taiwan suspects Chinese ex-student in threats against Presidential Office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A former Chinese student could be behind the bomb threats sent to the Presidential Office from the email account of an anti-government agriculture expert, reports said Wed...

NT$150 million Taiwan investment fraud busted

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A crime ring suspected of swindling investors out of NT$150 million (US$4.67 million) in an online investment fraud in Taiwan has been busted, said the Criminal Investigat...

Taiwan arrests money laundering ring impersonating cops

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) recently cracked down on a fraud and money laundering ring that impersonated police officers and prosecutors to deceive ...

Analysts expect Taiwan dollar to rebound after months of decline

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Analysts expect Taiwan’s currency to rebound following a five-month decline. Eddie Cheung, senior emerging markets strategist at Credit Agricole CIB in Hong Kong ...

No Taiwanese suspects in China-Myanmar telecom fraud arrests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB) on Sunday (Sept. 17) confirmed that no Taiwanese were arrested in China and Myanmar’s recent fraud crackdown, repo...

Package from Taiwan causing health scare in South Korea originated in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The unordered parcel causing health problems for people who opened it in South Korea was sent from the Chinese city of Shenzhen, Vice Premier Cheng Wen-tsan (鄭文燦) said Sat...