Taiwan's Kuomintang mayor of Kaohsiung sues media manager for slander

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Kuomintang mayor of Kaohsiung, Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜), who looks like the strongest performer on the “blue” side of Taiwan politics, sued Wu Tzu-chia (吳子嘉), chairman ...

Singapore only approves medical diplomas from NTU Medical School for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Singapore has decided not to recognize 57 foreign medical education diplomas from January 1, 2020, covering 20 countries and regions including the United States, Britain, Austr...

Former China envoy to visit Taiwan for condolence purpose only, skips meeting with Lien Chan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Chen Yunlin (陳雲林), the former head of the semi-official Beijing-based Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits, will visit Taiwan on Thursday Dec. 20 to mourn the pas...

TOP 20 Taiwanese global brands in 2018: MOEA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The 2018 Taiwan International Brand Value List was released by Taiwan's Ministry of Economic Affairs Friday, Nov. 30. ASUS (華碩) , Trend Micro (趨勢科技), and Want Want ...

Taipei-Shanghai Forum to take place on Dec. 20

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Since Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je’s (柯文哲) re-election was confirmed through Taiwan's local elections on Nov. 24. The date for the Taipei-Shanghai Forum has finally b...

Taiwan saw at least 26 cases of voting violations on election day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- At least 26 cases of voting violations were found as Taiwan held complicated local elections in combination with an unprecedented 10 referendums Saturday Nov. 24. Due to the...

Associate Professor of Hong Kong University killed his wife and hid her body in the office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An associate professor of the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the University of Hong Kong, KC Cheung (張祺忠), recently reported to the police that his wife, Tina Cha...

State Department requests for US Marines in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –Two U.S. officials told CNN that the U.S. Department of State has requested the dispatch of a Marine Corps to Taiwan to help defend AIT, America's de facto embassy ther...

TSMC Chairman Morris Chang to retire June 2018

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) Chairman Morris Chang today (Oct. 2) formally announced that he would officially retire from his leadership role in the compan...

One Taiwanese killed, four injured in New Mexico crash caused by hare

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—One Taiwanese national was killed and four others were injured in a crash near Lordsburg, according to New Mexico State Police. The accident was caused when the driver of a ...

World’s sexiest female firefighter: drop your phone and enjoy life

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)– A Blonde beauty has been dubbed the world’s sexiest female firefighter thanks to the sizzling fitness pics she posts on social media. Gunn Narten, 30, is a firefig...