Chinese media calls for arrest of Premier Lai for 'Independent Taiwan' comments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- China's official news channel People's Daily wrote on Saturday, March 31, that Taiwan's Premier Lai should be prosecuted under China's 2005 Anti-Secession Law f...

Tsai's National Day address 'neutral' to equity market: analysts

Taipei, Oct. 10 (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen's (???) address at the Oct. 10 National Day celebrations which emphasized support for maintaining the status quo across the Taiwan Strait is unlikely to ...

China plots its campaign strategy for the 2018 Taiwanese elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China’s Taiwan Affairs Office hosted a conference in late December to discuss cross-strait business ties ahead of the 2018 mid-term elections which include the Taipe...

Taiwan calls for new 'cross-strait' atmosphere in new year

Taipei, Dec. 31 (CNA) The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC), Taiwan's top authority on cross-Taiwan Strait affairs, called on China on Sunday to turn a new page in cross-Strait relations in the comin...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Nov. 29 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Wednesday are as follows: @United Daily News: Lee Ming-che will not appeal five-year sentence @China Times: 74 percent of Taiwanese...

MAC minister urges new approach to cross-strait relations

The political baggage of the past must be cast aside and new modes of thinking embraced in order to keep cross-strait relations on a positive development track for the benefit of the people of both si...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Oct. 27 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Friday are as follows: @United Daily News: Cabinet to unveil draft revisions to workweek regulations next month @China Times: Tsai ...

Xi says China has prevented Taiwan’s independence for past five years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping said he has been firmly opposing and preventing Taiwan’s Independence over the past five years in the opening speech of the 19th National Con...

Tsai to pledge to 'better Taiwan' in National Day speech

Taipei, (CNA) President Tsai Ing-wen will vow to safeguard Taiwan's values of democracy and freedom and people's way of life when she addresses the country on Oct. 10 to celebrate National Day...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Sept. 11 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan Chinese language dailies on Monday are as follows: @United Daily News: 10-hour marathon meeting of education officials decides to maintain ancient...

MAC survey shows majority support benign cross-strait ties

The majority of people in Taiwan are in favor of maintaining cross-strait peace and stability via benign exchanges between the two sides, according to poll results announced at the end of August by th...

Tsai pledges Taiwan-US cooperation in shaping future of Asia-Pacific

President Tsai Ing-wen said Aug. 25 that Taiwan and the U.S. will work together to further promote the shared values of freedom, democracy and human rights as part of efforts to continue shaping the f...

Taiwan's premier reaffirms government’s commitment to joining TPP

The Republic of China (Taiwan) government is committed to seeking membership for the country in the Trans-Pacific Partnership and playing its part in bringing the trade agreement into force for the be...

Taiwan Headline News

Taipei, May 3 --The lead stories in major Taiwan Chinese language dailies on Wednesday are as follows: @United Daily News: Tsai: New cooperation structure needed for cross-strait ties @China Times: ...

President Tsai says phone call with Trump may happen again

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen said that another direct phone call with U.S. President Donald Trump is a possibility and that China should take more responsibility as a major po...