International conference on environmental science held in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – This weekend in Taipei, National Taiwan University College of Public Health is hosting the annual conference of the Asian Chapters of the International Society of Environm...

I-Mei Foods showcases healthy meals at environmental conference in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The annual conferences of the Asian Chapters of the International Society of Environmental Epidemiology (ISEE) and the International Society of Exposure Science ...

Philippine President Duterte appears on Taiwanese campaign poster

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Not to be outdone by the awkward Taiwanese campaign poster displaying North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un that popped up in Kaohsiung last month, a candidate running for City ...

China cracks down on ASMR videos, branded as pornography

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –After a recent ban on hip-hop and goth fashion in media, Chinese censors are now cracking down on another aspect of pop culture, with online authorities now targeting ...

Taiwan boasts the largest delegation at SelectUSA Summit on foreign investment

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At the annual SelectUSA Investment Summit this year in Washington D.C., trade officials and business representatives from Taiwan represented the largest foreign delegation...

IMD ranks Taiwan 16th most digitally competitive country in the world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The IMD Swiss business school that recently released it World Competitiveness Rankings in May, placing Taiwan as the 17th most competitive economy, recently released their...

US House resolution calls for full diplomatic ties with Taipei, 'One China, One Taiwan Policy'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Republican in the House of Representatives has put forward a resolution that calls for an end to the United States’ One China Policy, and calls for the resump...

Taiwan provides grant to Belize one day after Tsai meets Belizean delegation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On June 19 in Taipei, President Tsai met with a delegation from the Central American nation of Belize, one of Taiwan’s official diplomatic allies. On June 20, imm...

North Korea preparing to return remains of 200 fallen soldiers to the US

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Following the historic summit between Donald Kim and Kim Jong-Un, the government of North Korea is expected to facilitate the return of the remains of approximately 200 U.S. so...

A Summer of Taiwan Film Festivals

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwanese films are making waves internationally this year on both sides of the Pacific, with the Vancouver Taiwan Film Festival gearing up for three days of screening top...

Self-identification as 'Chinese' on the decline in Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A recent opinion poll carried out by Hong Kong University’s Public Opinion Programme (POP) revealed that people living in Hong Kong who self-identify as primarily &l...

Uninvited Chinese visitor drops in on trilateral US-Japan-India naval exercises

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The three nations of the U.S., Japan and India dispatched navy vessels to participate in joint maneuvers as part of the “Malabar 2018” exercises held in waters...

Taiwanese woman on working holiday in Aus. reportedly raped by job interviewer

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwanese woman hoping for a positive start to her working holiday experience in Australia reported that she was raped during her job interview after only four days in t...

Solomon Islands PM expresses thanks for Taiwan's offer to build stadium

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Following reports that a private delegation of government officials from the Solomon Islands had made a surprise trip to Beijing on June 16, the Prime Minister of the Solom...

Taiwan Biotech Co. reviewing practices after warning letter from US FDA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – One of the largest pharmaceutical companies in Taiwan is under pressure from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to step up their standards and manufacturing practices a...