Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - December 14

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Top news this week includes Ko Taiwanese 'bread guru' claims to be Chinese, causing backlash; Huawei products are 'Trojan Horse' in Taiwan: report; Indonesi...

The Latest: China confirms holding 2 Canadians

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the detentions in China of two Canadian men (all times local): 3:55 p.m. China has confirmed it has detained two Canadian men, saying they were being detained ...

Canada caught between 2 powers, feeling alone in the world

TORONTO (AP) — First U.S President Donald Trump attacked Canada on trade. Then Saudi Arabia punished it for speaking up for human rights. Now China has the country in its cross-hairs, detaining two Ca...

Missing Canadians raise stakes in China-US-Canada dispute

BEIJING (AP) — The apparent detentions of two Canadian men in China this week have raised the stakes in a three-way international dispute with the United States. The Canadian governm...

The Latest: Official IDs Canadian missing in China

TORONTO (AP) — The latest on the frictions between Canada and China over the arrest of a top Chinese tech executive (all times local): 9:10 p.m. An official familia...

Business Highlights

___ Trump comments upend US approach to Huawei, trade talks WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and China have taken pains this week to emphasize that their trade t...

10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. MAY FACING NO-CONFIDENCE VOTE IN UK British politics is t...

Chinese welcome Huawei executive's release in Canada

BEIJING (AP) — China's Foreign Ministry has denied knowledge of the detention of a former Canadian diplomat, as Chinese citizens rejoiced over a Canadian court's decision to release a top Huawei Techn...

China says no information on detained ex-Canadian diplomat

BEIJING (AP) — China's Foreign Ministry says it has no information about a former Canadian diplomat believed to have been detained in Beijing in retaliation for Canada's arrest of a leading Chinese ex...

Canadian ex-diplomat detained in China, official confirms

TORONTO (AP) — A former Canadian diplomat has been detained while visiting Beijing amid a dispute between the two counties over Canada's arrest of a Chinese executive at the request of the U...

Trump admin. to condemn China for cyber crime with sanctions, DOJ to issue indictments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Less than two weeks after the Trump administration declared a 90 day armistice in the trade war with China, the White House is preparing to condemn China for hacking and I...

Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou released on bail in Canada

A Canadian judge has released Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou on bail following days of uncertainty in the courtroom. In a 55-page affidavit, Meng made clear to the court that she does ...

Business Highlights

___ Canada-China relations turn icy over arrest of Chinese exec VANCOUVER, British Columbia (AP) — China has detained a former Canadian diplomat in Beijing in appar...

Stocks veer back upward on hopes for US-China trade talks

NEW YORK (AP) — Stock markets around the world jumped Tuesday on hopes that trade tensions between the world's largest economies may ease after U.S. and Chinese officials spoke on the phone. ...

Former Canadian diplomat reportedly arrested in China

TORONTO (AP) — A former Canadian diplomat reportedly has been arrested in China. The International Crisis Group says it's aware of reports that its North East Asia senior adviser Mic...