Australia says it doesn't want trade war with China

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s trade minister said Tuesday that his country does not want a trade war with China, but maintained Beijing had erred by imposing stiff tariffs on Australian barle...

The Latest: Australia welcomes support for virus inquiry

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause m...

Australia welcomes growing support for coronavirus inquiry

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s foreign minister on Monday welcomed international support for an independent investigation of the coronavirus pandemic, a proposed inquiry that has been condemne...

China cuts Australian beef imports amid virus tension

CANBERRRA, Australia (AP) — China suspended imports of beef from four Australian producers on Tuesday following a threat by Beijing of possible trade retaliation if Australia pushed for an inquiry int...

Taiwan's Golden Horse Awards 'open' despite China boycott

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Award-winning film director Ang Lee (李安) said Saturday (Nov. 23) the Golden Horse Awards welcomes all Chinese-language films despite Beijing’s boycott at this years&...

China likely to boycott International Air Safety Summit in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Representatives of China, Hong Kong, and Macau are likely to boycott the International Air Safety Summit to be hosted by Taiwan for the first time ever, media reports said...

No Chinese movies nominated for Golden Horses, but 12 nods for Taiwan hit 'Detention'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following a boycott by China, no Chinese movies were present on the list of nominations for the Golden Horse Awards announced Tuesday (October 1), but the current Taiwanes...

China reportedly bans film companies from Golden Horse Awards

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The real-life drama continues with the Golden Horse Awards ceremony following news that China may have issued a ban on Chinese companies participating in the event in the wake ...

CCP bans Chinese participation at next year's Golden Horse: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After controversy was stirred at the 55th Golden Horse Awards by mention of Taiwanese independence and the phrase “Taiwan, China” used by a Chinese actor, medi...

The 2nd Sino-Japanese War: an overview

Taipei, June 7 (CNA) To mark the 70th anniversary of the end of the Second Sino-Japanese War (1937-1945), the Republic of China government will hold a series of commemorative events in the second h...