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Taiwan’s Academia Historica panned over post about ‘Republic of China’s’ inheritor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Academia Historica, which manages Taiwan’s historical archives and artifacts of presidents and vice presidents, has come under fire for a post suggesting the “...

China exploits search engines to advance propaganda

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China has manipulated search engines to shape people’s perceptions and spread the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) propaganda, according to U.S. research group,...

Beijing denies funding pro-CCP organization in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) Spokeswoman Zhu Fenglian (朱鳳蓮) on Wednesday (July 6) rejected allegations that Beijing has been channeling funds to support a pro...

Taiwan cautions against China’s unification campaign at Straits Forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) on Wednesday (June 29) warned against Taiwanese participating in the Straits Forum due to China’s ratcheted-up unification campaig...

China halts seafood imports from Taiwanese firm as trade spat grows

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s Taiwan Affairs Office Spokesperson Ma Xiaoguang (馬曉光) on Wednesday (June 15) defended the decision to halt aquatic imports from a Taiwanese business in an es...

Chinese citizens allegedly have passports ‘cut up’ amid strict border control

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese citizens have vented their anger online over the country’s beefed-up border control that has seen passports “cut up” at airports by immigration o...

TSMC tops 1,000 firms across Taiwan and China in market value: Survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has been crowned No. 1 on a list of the top 1,000 companies from Taiwan and China for 2022 by market capitalization, acco...

Design of Taiwan’s China Airlines sparks debate, again

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The design of China Airlines (CAL) planes has again stirred up controversy, with some within the company reportedly voicing opposition to the most recent change. Democr...

Phoenix TV quitting Taiwan after being listed as China-owned company

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Phoenix Television will cease operations in Taiwan after two decades following its designation as a China-owned enterprise by Taiwanese authorities. The television netw...

Chinese official says Taiwan premier has ‘split personality’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) has been derided as having dissociative identity disorder by China’ s Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) Spokeswoman Zhu Fenglian (朱鳳蓮) ...

Eight Chinese firms in Taiwan raided for alleged trade secret theft

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Justice Investigation Bureau joined five local prosecutors' offices on Wednesday (March 9) in raiding the premises of eight Chinese and Hong Kong compa...

Taipei-Shanghai Forum could be scrapped if Chinese military coercion continues

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A bipartisan agreement has been reached to freeze the budget for this year’s Taipei-Shanghai City Forum in the event of continued incursions by Chinese warplanes int...

Taiwan to open Chinese studies center at Czech university

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has inked an agreement with the Czech Republic’s Masaryk University on the establishment of a center to promote Sinology research, the 39th such facility in t...

Taiwan buys rum to help Lithuania dodge possible Chinese customs block

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has purchased 20,000 bottles of rum from Lithuania to save the liquor from being potentially blocked by Chinese customs, reports said. Taiwan Tobacco and Liquor ...

China freezes US$94 million assets of Taiwanese couple over alleged pyramid scheme

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The assets of a company founded by former Taiwanese actor Lin Ruiyang (林瑞陽) and his wife Zhang Ting (張庭), a former actress, have been frozen by the Chinese authorities for...