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Görlach Global: China is capitalizing on the COVID crisis

When face masks were getting scarce in the free world, China stepped up to the plate. Now, with a dearth of vaccine doses, the autocratic state is once more offering its help. China has progressed fr...

China looks forward on anniversary of 1937 Nanjing massacre

BEIJING (AP) — A confident-sounding Communist Party of China spoke of a brighter future as it remembered the victims at a ceremony Sunday on the 83rd anniversary of the Nanjing massacre. ...

Biden needs to send China strong message over Taiwan

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — Earlier this week, Gregory R. Copley, president of the International Strategic Studies Association (ISSA), predicted that if China was to invade Taiwan while Joe Biden ...

Analyst says ‘Biden would not intervene if China invaded Taiwan’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Australian analyst on Thursday (Nov. 5) predicted that the U.S. will not intervene if China invades Taiwan during the Biden administration. With vote-counting still ...

India's army chief visits Nepal to mend ties after border row

Indian army chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane is in Nepal for a three-day visit beginning November 4 where he will be conferred the honorary rank of general of the Nepali army in an investiture cere...

China threatens response to new US sanctions over Hong Kong

BEIJING (AP) — China on Thursday said new U.S. sanctions on officials responsible for Hong Kong security are an attempt to undermine the city’s stability and threatened unspecified countermeasures. ...

Taiwan redesigns passport to avoid confusion with China

Taiwan on Wednesday introduced a redesigned passport cover to avoid confusion with passports from mainland China. The old design featured Taiwan's official name, "Republic of China," la...

What is China's world order for the 21st century?

At the 19th convention of the Communist Party in October 2017, Chinese President Xi Jinping said that a "new era" had dawned for China and that the People's Republic was "getting cl...

Twitter deletes over 170,000 China-backed accounts over disinformation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Twitter announced Thursday (June 11) it has removed over 170,000 accounts associated with the Chinese government that have spread deceitful information regarding the coron...

Taiwanese researcher reveals insights into China's propaganda

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The propaganda of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) lies at the heart of the party’s unshakable position within China. Created to brainwash its people into worshi...

William Stanton: Xi Jinping steers China back to Mao era

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — On the 31st anniversary of the Tiananmen massacre, retired American diplomat William Stanton expressed disappointment over China's backwards trajectory under Xi Jinpin...

Exclusive: US think tank seeks to repeal secret deal and delist Chinese stocks

WASHINGTON (Taiwan News) — A U.S.-based think tank is offering a road map to repeal a secret U.S.-China memorandum of understanding (MOU) that exempts Chinese companies from a mandatory audit pr...

Taiwan's NIA beefs up screenings on entries by Chinese associated with CPC

Taiwan's National Immigration Agency (NIA) has strengthened its screening of entry permit applications by Chinese nationals affiliated with the Communist Party of China (CPC) over the past year to...

Taiwan’s WHA participation a moment of reckoning for WHO

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) – On Monday (May 18), the World Health Organization (WHO) will hold its 73rd World Health Assembly (WHA). The event will take place in Geneva but most representatives wil...

Beijing fails to congratulate Taiwan KMT's new chairman

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Beijing failed to send its standard congratulatory telegram after the main opposition Kuomintang (KMT) party selected reformist Johnny Chiang (江啟臣) as party chairman on Sa...