Jack Ma retiring may signal conflict with Xi Jinping and Chinese govt: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following the announcement that Jack Ma, the chairman of e-commerce giant Alibaba would retire in September 2019, and hand the reins of the company to current CEO Daniel Z...

China influencing US midterms, using CNN, social networks to help Dems: Guo Wengui

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –  China may be in the midst of a cyber-campaign to manipulate the U.S. midterm elections, according to well-known Chinese exile Guo Wengui (郭文貴), and recent statements...

Opinion: Where is Mayor Ko Wen-je’s backbone?

The Central American Republic of El Salvador has broken off diplomatic relations with the Republic of China (i.e. Taiwan). Taiwan’s government used to make an effort to maintain relations w...

Guo Wengui comments on Taiwan's politics, disagrees with Taipei Mayor and Ma Ying-jeou

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The outspoken and high-profile exiled Chinese businessman Guo Wengui  (郭文貴) published a YouTube video recently commenting on Taiwan's politics. Guo expressed disagreeme...

CCP to auction billionaire dissident’s Beijing real estate portfolio

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Billionaire Chinese exile Guo Wengui's (郭文貴) Beijing real estate portfolio will be liquidated by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), reports said today. 41 propertie...

Truck drivers strike across China, shout ‘overthrow the CPC’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Mass protests have erupted across 9 provinces and municipalities in China as truck drivers voice their anger over high costs, decreasing wages and police harassment. So...

Chinese-American journalist says China kidnapped his wife

BEIJING (AP) — A Chinese-American journalist who extensively interviewed the exiled businessman Guo Wengui says his wife has been kidnapped and held for months by Chinese security forces. ...

Wanted Chinese tycoon seeks US political asylum

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese real estate tycoon Guo Wengui, one of the Communist Party's most wanted exiles, has applied for political asylum in the United States. Guo's lawyer, Thomas Rag...

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THAILAND-RED BULL HEIR — The whereabouts of a fugitive heir to the Red Bull energy-drink fortune remain a mystery just as the statute of limitations on a hit-and-run charge is set to expire. Two sourc...

China accuses outspoken tycoon in US of rape

BEIJING (AP) — Escalating efforts to repatriate one of the ruling Communist Party's most wanted exiles, Chinese police have opened an investigation on a new allegation, rape, against New Yor...

AP Exclusive: China accuses outspoken tycoon in US of rape

BEIJING (AP) — Escalating efforts to repatriate one of the ruling Communist Party's most wanted exiles, Chinese police have opened an investigation on a new allegation, rape, against New York-based bi...

AP Exclusive: China accuses outspoken tycoon in US of rape

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese police have opened an investigation on a new allegation, rape, against one of the ruling Communist Party's most wanted exiles, the New York-based billionaire Guo Wengui. ...

Officials: Chinese police investigating one of Beijing's most wanted exiles, billionaire Guo Wengui, for alleged rape

BEIJING (AP) — Officials: Chinese police investigating one of Beijing's most wanted exiles, billionaire Guo Wengui, for alleged rape.

China court sentences fugitive tycoon's staff

BEIJING (AP) — A court in northern China has sentenced three employees working for fugitive real estate billionaire Guo Wengui, who has been locked in a high-stakes political feud with the ruling Comm...

China says Interpol notice issued for outspoken tycoon Guo

BEIJING (AP) — An elusive overseas billionaire who for months publicly threatened to expose high-level corruption in China's ruling Communist Party was named in an Interpol arrest notice before he app...