Taiwan's GDP growth rate leaped to top of Asia's 4 tigers in 2019

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan roared ahead of the rest of Asia's four tigers in 2019 with a growth rate of 2.73 percent. On Tuesday (Jan. 21), the Directorate General of Budget, Accountin...

Tiger quadruplets in Berlin zoo treated for knee problems

BERLIN (AP) — A Berlin zoo says four young Sumatran tigers are undergoing treatment for knee problems. The quadruplets were born in the summer of 2018 and as they started to develop,...

CCP soft-power victory after Voice of America publishes highly flawed article

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — Voice of America (VOA) is a U.S. government-funded state-owned news agency which broadcasts impartial news around the world while promoting the values of freedom and de...

2019 marks investment spree in Taiwan: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – 2019 marks the beginning of an explosive surge of investment in Taiwan, declared President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) during a visit to a temple in central Taiwan Saturday (August...

Taiwan economy tops Four Asian Tigers despite lowered forecast

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Goldman Sachs has lowered its GDP growth forecast for the “Four Asian Tigers,” namely Taiwan, South Korea, Singapore, and Hong Kong, according to Bloomberg. ...

Taiwan's economic growth rate roars to top of Asia's 4 tigers: Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) announced today (Aug. 1) that Taiwan pulled ahead of the rest of the pack of Asia's four tigers in the second quarter thanks in part to ...

Taiwan's economic growth rate claws to top of Asia's 4 tigers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Financial information firm IHS Markit predicts that Taiwan's economic growth rate will lead the pack among Asia's four tigers, for the first time in more than 10 years....

Taiwan from Little Dragon to New Greece

Greece used to be known for its rich history and the numerous pieces of evidence still present in today’s landscape, for its beautiful islands, its philosophers, warriors and mythical heroes, and even...

Baseball Capsules

NEW YORK (AP) -- Catcher Kevin Plawecki made an impressive big league debut, contributing with his bat and glove as the banged-up New York Mets won their ninth straight by beating the Atlanta Braves 7...