MAC poll finds majority in Taiwan disapprove of China’s political interference

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- The majority of people in Taiwan disapprove of Beijing’s efforts to suppress the country’s international space, according to a poll released Aug. 16 by the Cabinet...

German parliamentarians back Taiwan in youth games row

Two members of Germany's parliament came to Taiwan's defense Thursday, criticizing China for pressuring the East Asian Olympic Committees (EAOC) into revoking a Taiwanese city's right to h...

Former AIT Director William Stanton condemns China’s bullying of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director William Stanton expressed anger Friday about China’s bullying of Taiwan, warning that as Beijing’s power inc...

Taiwan demands correction of ‘Taiwan, China’ name on Intercontinental site

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Just hours after one hotel in Taiwan announced it was giving up on its contract with Marriott because of that group’s use of the name ‘Taiwan, China,’ th...

Taipei Sheraton cans Marriott over its groveling to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to Marriott's kowtowing to Beijing by changing the label for Taiwan in its SPG booking system to "Taiwan China," Four Points by Sheraton Taipei,&...

Former AIT head slams China bullying after 85C pillow autograph

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Condemnation against China's bullying of 85C Bakery Café has mounted over the past 24 hours, in the aftermath of the coffee chain kowtowing to China's world...

85C Bakery Café kowtows to Chinese bullying, reaffirms 1992 consensus, after Tsai signs pillow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) visited a 85C Bakery Café in Los Angeles on August 14, angry Chinese netizens and the Chinese government harassed the...

Appeasing China will not bring peace

People who love peace, freedom and human rights should not forget the words of German pastor Martin Niemoeller (1892-1984) about the Nazis, paraphrased at the New England Holocaust Memorial in Boston:...

New Taipei Sheraton hotel Wi-Fi screen posts flag of communist China next to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After Taiwanese netizens yesterday (Aug. 9) became outraged to see Taiwan listed on the Four Points by Sheraton Linkou hotel in New Taipei as a part of China and the red f...

Three U.S. airlines changing Taiwan name following ultimatum from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – By Thursday morning Taiwan time, three airlines in the United States had still not complied to renewed Chinese demands to describe Taiwan as part of China on their website...

Chinese nationalist accuses actress Hannah Quinlivan of being 'pro-Taiwan independence' 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Chinese nationalist netizen has accused Taiwanese-Australian actress and wife of Taiwanese crooner Jay Chou, Hannah Quinlivan (昆凌) of being "pro-Taiwan indepen...

MOTC mulls limiting access to jet bridges for airlines designating Taiwan as part of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Ministry of Transportation and Communications is reportedly considering a range of possible counter measures to penalize airlines that have chosen to design...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan flag flown defiantly at Paris Gay Games

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Despite efforts by the communist regime in China to suppress the use of the Taiwan flag at this year's Paris Gay Games, Taiwanese athletes as well as other nation...

Chinese passenger on Delta claims discrimination from Taiwanese flight attendant 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Amid the ongoing controversy over Beijing’s demands that airlines alter Taiwan’s designation on their websites, a Chinese passenger traveling on Delta has accu...

Taiwan flag on full display at opening of Paris Gay Games

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Gay Games opened on Aug. 4 in Paris, France. Defying attempts by China to interfere in the proceedings of the Gay Games, Taiwanese athletes made sure their cou...