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US sues casino mogul Steve Wynn over relationship with China

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department sued longtime Las Vegas casino mogul Steve Wynn on Tuesday to compel him to register as a foreign agent because of lobbying work it says he performed at the be...

Companies tied to Chinese exile Guo Wengui settle with SEC for US$539 million

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Three media companies tied to exiled Chinese businessman Guo Wengui (郭文貴) have agreed to pay more than US$539 million (about NT$15 billion) to settle a dispute with the U....

Chinese tycoon's companies pay $539M in US securities case

NEW YORK (AP) — Three companies linked to a Chinese businessman who is a prominent critic of his country’s ruling Communist Party have agreed to pay $539 million to settle charges they conducted an il...

Chinese dissident launches new single: 'Take Down the CCP'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Exiled Chinese billionaire Guo Wengui (郭文貴) released his first single, "Take Down the CCP," last week, and it has since skyrocketed up the music charts around th...

Consultant charged in covert lobbying of Trump officials

WASHINGTON (AP) — An American consultant has been charged in an illicit lobbying effort to get the Trump administration to drop an investigation into the multi-billion-dollar looting of a Malaysian st...

Bannon's Chinese host an irritant to Communist Party

BEIJING (AP) — The self-exiled Chinese tycoon on whose 150-foot (45-meter) yacht President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, was arrested is a high-profile irritant to the ruling C...

Ex-Trump aide Bannon pleads not guilty in border wall scheme

U.S. President Donald Trump’s former chief strategist, Steve Bannon, was pulled from a luxury yacht and arrested Thursday (Aug. 20) on allegations that he and three associates ripped off donors ...

'Zero chance' coronavirus is natural: Chinese virologist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Chinese virologist and whistleblower on Sunday (Aug. 2) agreed that based on its genetic structure there is a "zero chance" that the Wuhan coronavirus (COVID-1...

Steve Bannon talks about ‘New Federal State of China’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a wide-ranging telephone interview with Asia Times published on Friday (June 12), Steve Bannon, former senior White House strategist and chief executive of Donald Trump...

Twitter removes China-linked accounts spreading false news

LONDON (AP) — Twitter has removed a vast network of accounts that it says is linked to the Chinese government and were pushing false information favorable to the country's communist rulers. Beijing de...

Son of soccer icon released by Serbian team due to Chinese pressure

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following his father Hao Haidong's (郝海東) public criticism of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) last Thursday (June 4), Chinese soccer player Hao Runze (郝潤澤) has report...

Retired Chinese soccer star urges public to overthrow CCP

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Prolific retired Chinese soccer player Hao Haidong (郝海東) on Thursday (June 4) openly challenged Chinese Communist Party (CCP) rule, saying the Chinese people should no lon...

Fake social media accounts pushing pro-China agenda

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Fake social media accounts have been spreading pro-Beijing propaganda about the coronavirus over Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube, a BBC probe has discovered. A group of ...

Chinese military news agency discloses 2019-nCoV was product of lab: Guo Wengui

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As conspiracies about the origin of the Wuhan coronavirus (2019-nCoV) surface in recent weeks, exiled Chinese businessman Guo Wengui (郭文貴) said on Tuesday (Feb. 4) that Ch...

Xi Jinping’s PLA purge inspired by assassination attempts: Guo Wengui

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese President Xi Jinping’s (習近平) purge of more than a hundred senior military officers might have been inspired by assassination attempts against him during visi...