'Taiwan stands with all freedom-loving people in Hong Kong': Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to news that Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets at protesters on Wednesday (June 12), Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen posted a tweet condemning the act and support...

Hong Kong protester shot in eye by rubber bullet as police fire into crowds

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As police have begun to use force to try to break the will of protestors trying to halt a controversial extradition law in Hong Kong today, reports are starting to stream in of...

PLA troops in Hong Kong awaiting orders from Xi: Boxun

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As protests in Hong Kong intensify over a proposed law that would allow for the extradition of prisoners to China, an inside source tells the news site Boxun that Chinese Presi...

'I don't know' says Kaohsiung Mayor Han when asked about Hong Kong protests

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the world's attention turned to up to one million people in Hong Kong marching to protest a controversial extradition bill on Sunday (June 9), itinerant Kaohsiung Mayor ...

Photo of the Day: 'One country two systems is a total failure'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) --- As a massive rally was held on Sunday (June 9) in Hong Kong to oppose a proposed bill that would allow criminal suspects to be extradited to China, a photo has started to spre...

Hong Kong students in Taiwan protest against extradition bill

Taipei, June 9 (CNA) Hundreds of Hong Kong students gathered in front of the Hong Kong representative office in Taipei Sunday to express their objection to a proposed bill in Hong Kong that would allo...

Taiwan Kaohsiung mayor's meeting with Chinese official draws flak

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Critics in Hong Kong and Taiwan slammed Kaohsiung City Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) after he met a Chinese government official in the former British colony Friday. Han is on a tour...

Hong Kong in unprecedented democracy regression: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hong Kong is undergoing the worst ever democracy regression since its handover to China in 1997, as indicated by the latest incident in which a legislative candidate was b...

China interference in HK foreign journalist club ‘simply wrong’: fmr Governor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The U.K.'s last Governor of Hong Kong criticized the Chinese government's efforts to cancel an upcoming speech by Hong Kong democracy leader Andy Chan Ho-tin (陳浩天)...

Taiwan's MAC urges China to keep promise on Hong Kong democracy

Taipei, July 1 (CNA) China should stick to its "one country,two systems" policy and keep its promise by making Hong Kong an autonomous and democratic region, said the Mainland Affairs Counci...

Human rights group condemns China on 21st anniversary of Hong Kong handover

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Human rights group "International Monitor of Hong Kong Civil and Political Rights" (IMHKCR) condemned China for its political persecution in Hong Kong at a press...

Tens of thousands join vigil in Hong Kong to honor victims of Tiananmen

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the 29th anniversary of the crackdown on democratic protestors in Beijing’s Tiananmen Square, over tens of thousands of people gathered in Hong Kong for a candle ...

Media: Communist Party's top strategist will manage Beijing's control of Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Reports coming from Beijing from the 13th National People’s Congress (NPC), China’s official legislative body, indicate that the CCP may be taking a stronger s...

Hong Kong bans young pro-democracy hopeful from election

HONG KONG (AP) — The Hong Kong government barred a young pro-democracy activist on Saturday from an upcoming election over her party's political platform that it said violates electoral laws...

Young Hong Kong activist Wong bailed again pending appeal

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong democracy activist Joshua Wong says a court has granted him bail so he can appeal a second prison sentence related to 2014's "Umbrella Movement" protests. ...