China warns US 'not to play with fire' regarding Taiwan

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — China's foreign minister says the United States should not "play with fire" regarding Taiwan after the U.S. announced its intention to sell $2.2 billion in weapons to the isla...

US-China trade war may be the end for Belt and Road funding

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China’s massive infrastructure project for the Eastern Hemisphere, the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), may be moving slowly towards a dead-end according to some rece...

Taiwan to benefit from US-China trade truce: think tank

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan will benefit from the U.S.-China trade truce agreed upon by U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping, according to a Taipei-based think-tank. Wa...

US blacklists 5 Chinese groups working in supercomputing

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States is blacklisting five Chinese organizations involved in supercomputing with military-related applications, citing national security as justification for denyin...

Taiwan’s New Southbound Policy attracts more ASEAN companies to list on TWSE

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan Stock Exchange Corporation (TWSE) announced on Tuesday (June 11) that in addition to Vietnam, Thailand has become an important trade partner of Taiwan, with three Thai c...

Asian stocks retreat as China-US jitters set in

SINGAPORE (AP) — Asian shares slipped Wednesday on expectations that a trade dispute between China and the United States would simmer and possibly weigh on growth. With a lull in eco...

Asian shares mixed as markets await news on China-US trade

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed early Monday in Asia in the absence of fresh news on the tariffs standoff between the U.S. and China. Markets in the U.S. and Britain were closed for...

Asian shares mixed as markets await news on China-US trade

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mixed early Monday in Asia in the absence of fresh news on the tariffs standoff between the U.S. and China. U.S. markets will be closed for the Memorial Da...

Asia shares retreat on fears China-US trade row might spread

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower on Friday as worries that the trade standoff between the U.S. and China might expand put investors in a selling mood. Japan's benchmark Ni...

Taiwan’s top telecoms to stop selling Huawei smartphones

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two of Taiwan’s major wireless carriers, Chunghwa Telecom (中華電信) and Taiwan Mobile (台灣大哥大), confirmed on Wednesday (May 22) they will not sell Huawei devices after s...

The Latest: China: US abusing power, meddling in markets

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on U.S. restrictions on sales to Chinese technology giant Huawei (all times local): 5:35 p.m. A Chinese foreign ministry spokesman has acc...

Fine for marking Chinese goods 'Made in Taiwan' to be hiked to NT$3 million

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the U.S.-China trade war heats up and Chinese companies seek refuge from Trump's tariffs, Taiwan's Cabinet on Thursday (May 16) has put forward an amendment that wou...

Shares fall in Asia after no deal in China-US trade talks

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares retreated in Asia on Monday after trade talks between the U.S. and China wrapped up Friday without an agreement. The Shanghai Composite index fell 1% to 2,910.0...

Shares fall in Asia after no deal in China-US trade talks

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Monday after trade talks between the U.S. and China wrapped up Friday without an agreement. Shares dropped more than 1% in Shanghai...

China, US give conflicting reports on trade talks

China remained positive about trade talks with the US on Saturday, despite Washington imposing a new round of tariffs. Vice Premier Liu He warned, however, that there were "issues of principle&qu...