Taiwan Football Association announces roster for 2018 Intercontinental Cup in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Team Taiwan’s national football team has announced its lineup before heading to India next week to participate in the 2018 Hero Intercontinental Cup organized by the...

Taiwan wins compound women's team title at archery event

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Taiwan won the compound women's team title Friday at the Hyundai Archery World Cup being held in Atalya, Turkey, after beating India 231-228 in the final. Chen Yi-Hsuan (陳怡瑄) le...

China beats India 5-0 to reach Thomas Cup quarterfinals

NONTHABURI, Thailand (AP) — Top-seeded China beat India 5-0 on Tuesday to advance to the Thomas Cup knockout stages after a third straight Group A win. The star-studded team, which f...

Taiwanese student strikes back at China for exclusion from WHO

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Video has surfaced of a Taiwanese student giving a defiant speech at a simulated gathering of the World Health Organization (WHO) which laid out the reasons why Taiwan'...

Taiwanese athlete Chen Kuei-ru breaks national record twice in May

OSAKA(Taiwan News)- Taiwanese athlete Chen Kuei-ru (陳奎儒) breaks the national record set in the National Intercollegiate Athletics Games, clocking in a new timing of 13.49s in ...

'Chinese Taipei' team name change denied for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Games

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)— Taiwan's Olympic team will continue to compete under their current name "Chinese Taipei", and not change it to “Team Taiwan,” at the 2020 Tok...

Taiwanese pitcher's documentary screened at U.S. film festival

A documentary featuring the later years of Taiwanese pitcher Chien-Ming Wang's (王建民) professional baseball career premiered Saturday at the 36th CAAMFest, the San Francisco International Asian Ame...

Former Taiwan VP Annette Lu causes a stir with comments on Taipei Universiade

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The former Vice President of Taiwan during the Chen Shui-bian administration, and possible Taipei mayoral candidate, Annette Lu (呂秀蓮), is making headlines for her remarks ...

Taiwan expresses regret over not being invited to World Health Assembly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said in a statement Tuesday that it regretted Taiwan did not receive an invitation to the World Health Assembly (WHA...

Record Crowd Inspired by World’s Largest Celebration of Young Innovators and Changemakers at FIRST® Championship in Detroit

DETROIT--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 29, 2018--This week, more than 15,000 students from around the world traveled to Detroit, putting their innovation skills to the test at the annual FIRST Championship Pre...

Thai-Taiwan Association to hold Boxing Competition

TAIPEI(Taiwan News)- To promote sports exchange between Taiwan and Thailand, Taiwanese Society of Thailand(泰國台灣會館) will hold an international boxing competition in June, inviting Taiwan, Tha...

Taiwan to send a 600 person contingent to the 2018 Asian Games

TAIPEI(Taiwan News)-  In preparation for the upcoming Asian Games 2018, which will be held in Jakarta at the end of August, the Sports Administration Ministry of Education(體育署) and the Chine...

Taiwan and allies campaign to secure invite to 2018 World Health Assembly

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The annual summit of the World Health Organization (WHO), the World Health Assembly (WHA) is going to be held in Switzerland May 21-26, 2018. Taiwan has been maneuverin...

WMA rejects pressure from China to change name of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - China has long been pushing to have Taiwan listed as a province of China and force the use of the name "Chinese Taipei" at all international events.While China has oft...

Tug of War Intl. Federation admits ref's mistake, declares Taiwan co-champion of 2018 tournament

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A controversy erupted in March shortly after the final showdown of the 2018 Tug of War World Championship, when referees declared Ireland the victor of the tournament, des...