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Lai Pin-yu's big fall and Taiwanese news media

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — Of the recent controversies involving Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) lawmaker Lai Pin-yu (賴品妤), one of the most unusual of an already highly unusual election season ...

A horrible month for Taiwan lawmaker Lai Pin-yu

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — Lai Pin-yu (賴品妤), a DPP lawmaker and cosplayer, faces a series of controversies involving alleged corruption, nuclear power, green energy, the New Tide faction, press fr...

Taiwan must prepare for impending propaganda tsunami

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — Several technologies will soon converge, unleashing massive torrents of high-quality, hard-to-spot propaganda and disinformation. Taiwan will be ground zero, and it will...

The primary thing about Taiwan elections

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese love their democracy and avidly follow the drama, infighting, colorful personalities, mudslinging, and strategic political moves, while the media is full of de...

TSMC victim of fake news before Taiwan's nine-in-one elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following a decision to build a 3 nanometer foundry in the U.S., erroneous reports about Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co. (TSMC) have surfaced, with some prominent a...

Taiwan TV station in media freedom row gets internet boost

A Taiwan television station at the center of a dispute over media freedom that could be forced off the air this week has received a boost to its online presence, a senior executive said on Thursday (D...

Taiwan politicians react to rejection of pro-China news channel's license

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Several politicians have spoken out on the National Communications Commission's (NCC) unanimous decision not to renew the license of Chung Tien Television's (CTiTV...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan's KMT likens Tsai to Mao

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Kuomintang (KMT) party on its official Twitter account on Tuesday (Oct. 27) posted an illustration comparing President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) to Mao Zedong (毛澤東) ...

Taiwan TV station removes prediction of coronavirus lockdown

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — CTiTV News has taken down a message that said Taiwan is just six days away from a complete lockdown, reports said Saturday (March 28). While the island nation’s n...

Taiwan's 2020 Presidential Elections / Countdown - 3 days to go

Only three days are left until Taiwan's Jan. 11 presidential and legislative elections, and the candidates have been busy making their final appeals to voters. President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) of t...

Reporters Without Borders group slams Taiwan media company action against Financial Times

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The recent lawsuit brought by the Want Want China Times Group against the Financial Times and its Taiwan correspondent was a pure case of abuse of the law, Reporters Witho...

Taiwan's Foxconn tycoon calls Want Want boss China's 'hatchet man and lackey'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Foxconn tycoon and Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Terry Gou (郭台銘) on Wednesday (June 26) said that Want Want Group chairman Tsai Eng-meng (蔡衍明) is the "hatchet ma...

Update: Pro-China Taiwanese TV show goes off air after anti-red media protest

Update: 06/27 2:00 p.m. At 1 p.m. today, Tsai issued a statement on her Facebook page denying government involvement in the shutdown of the TV show. In her statement, she wrote that the report of h...

CTi News lambasted for including Taiwan in map of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese netizens are furious after a screen capture of a CTi News (中天電視) broadcast surfaced on Tuesday (April 23) which included Taiwan in a map of China, leading many to cal...

Video shows chaos when 'White Wolf' crashes Taiwan's Dajia Matsu Pilgrimage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A video has surfaced showing the complete chaos that ensued when notorious former gang leader and current head of the Chinese Unity Promotion Party (CUPP, 統促黨) Chang An-le (張安樂...