Taiwan's FTV Chairman ousted by board amid controversies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Formosa TV (FTV) Chairman George P. Kuo (郭倍宏) was, suddenly and unexpectedly, ousted by its board of directors on March 14, and the board reportedly will convene on May 9 to el...

Fate of Chinese student in Taiwan who criticized Xi online uncertain

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Chinese student, who denounced China's President Xi Jinping during a live stream earlier this week, faces an uncertain fate after his Taiwan student visa expires in July....

Live-stream debate on marriage equality referendum commenced Nov. 4

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Over the past few days, Formosa Television has live-streamed debates on each of the 10 public referendums set to take place on Nov 24. Yesterday morning (Nov. 4), the d...

Taiwan independence rally attracts thousands of protestors in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Thousands of people marched through the streets of Taipei this afternoon (Oct. 20) in protest for independence. The protest was organized by political coalition Formosa...

ICRT host Jeffrey Mindich among 18 foreigners to receive Taiwan citizenship

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As part of a new policy that went into effect last year, American ICRT broadcaster Jeffrey Mindich (閔傑輝) is among 18 foreign professionals who have just off...

Kaohsiung's year end party and performer Jeannie Hsieh score huge on New Year's Eve!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Kaohsiung’s New Year’s Eve party, was a huge attraction for revellers and audiences at home on New Year's Eve. The concert“2018 Lov...

DPP investigates city councilor for domestic violence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Democratic Progressive Party said Wednesday it would investigate Taipei City Councilor Tung Chung-yen over allegations he beat his wife more than 50 times over six yea...

DPP Taipei City councilor under investigation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Prosecutors were interviewing Taipei City Councilor Tung Chung-yen, a member of the Democratic Progressive Party, in connection with allegations of fraud Tuesday. According to...

Presidential candidates to present views

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The three presidential candidates in the January 16 election were scheduled to make their first televised policy presentations Friday evening. The programs do not include inte...

First Taipei opposition debate on Dragon Boat Festival

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The first of three debates between the opposition contenders for the Taipei City mayoral election will take place on the Dragon Boat Festival next week, organizers announced Wed...