Fate of Chinese student in Taiwan who criticized Xi online uncertain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Chinese student, who denounced China's President Xi Jinping during a live stream earlier this week, faces an uncertain fate after his Taiwan student visa expires in July....

Chinese exchange student in Taiwan criticizes Xi Jinping in live broadcast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following in the footsteps of another student vlogger who hit headlines earlier this year for his criticism of the Communist Party, a Chinese exchange student in Taiwan ha...

Mother of Chinese YouTuber who supports Taiwan detained

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a Chinese YouTuber expressed support for Taiwan while vlogging from the U.S., his mother was detained by Chinese authorities. A Chinese YouTuber surnamed Liu, who curr...

Beijing increases censorship of foreign language books printed in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Some Chinese censors are reportedly inserting themselves into the printing business of some Australian publishers with printing facilities in China. The Sydney Morning ...

2 Chinese dissidents allowed entry to Taiwan after being stuck in airport for 4 months

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two Chinese dissidents were allowed to enter Taiwan last night (Jan. 30) after they were stuck in limbo in the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport for four months as they soug...

Dissident artist: China's arrests of Canadians unsurprising

TORONTO (AP) — Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei says China's arrests of two Canadians who have been detained in apparent retaliation for the arrest of a top Chinese Huawei executive is unsurprising ...

LinkedIn censors Tiananmen leader for China, backtracks next day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After censoring the account of a Chinese Tiananmen Square leader and activist on its site in China, LinkedIn changed its mind and unblocked him the next day, claiming he had be...

Chinese asylum seekers still stuck in Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two Chinese citizens who applied for political asylum after landing at Taoyuan International Airport on a flight transfer have now been stuck at the airport for 70 days. ...

Chinese broadens its propaganda drive to heartland America

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — China's propaganda machine has taken aim at American soybean farmers as part of its high-stakes trade war with the Trump administration. The publication last month...

Chinese dissident Liu Xia might visit Taiwan next year

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Liu Xia (劉霞), the widow of Nobel Peace Prize laureate and Chinese dissident Liu Xiaobo (劉曉波), might visit Taiwan next year for a photo exhibition, reports said Tuesday. She t...

Two Chinese men skip flight home, request political asylum in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The National Immigration Agency announced on Sunday that two men with Chinese passports transferring through Taoyuan International missed their return flight to Beijing, a...

Chinese dissident Liu Xia may soon be invited to visit Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After a recent appearance in New York by Liu Xia (劉霞), the widow of Chinese political dissident Liu Xiaobo (劉曉波) on Sept. 26, there is speculation that the human rights activis...

Book claims Taipei Mayor transplanted organs from Falun Gong prisoners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Taiwanese publisher of the Chinese version of a book about the harvesting of human organs from dissidents in China has posted a full-page advertisement claiming Taipei'...

China influencing US midterms, using CNN, social networks to help Dems: Guo Wengui

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –  China may be in the midst of a cyber-campaign to manipulate the U.S. midterm elections, according to well-known Chinese exile Guo Wengui (郭文貴), and recent statements...

Chinese journalist Zhao Sile writes thank-you letter to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Chinese journalist and women’s rights activist Zhao Sile (趙思樂) has written an open letter thanking Taiwan for making her studies in the United States possible. Zhao, 27...