Taiwan's Straits Exchange Foundation chair rebukes chief of China's cross-strait association

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Tuesday (July 16), the chief of China’s Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS), Zhang Zhijun (張志軍), criticized President Tsai Ing-wen’s...

Taiwan offers Hong Kong assistance to contain ASF

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan-Hong Kong Economic and Cultural Co-operation Council Chairwoman Katherine Chang (張小月) said Taiwan will gladly send experts to Hong Kong in order to contain the spre...

Taiwanese military will provide transport home via Kinmen for travelers after mass flight cancellations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Transportation and Communications (MOTC) said it could arrange military aircraft in Kinmen for Taiwanese people who wished to return to Taiwan ...

Taiwan denies permits for Chinese airlines using M503 aviation route

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Civil Aeronautics Administration (CAA) decided to cut flights of two Chinese airlines to Taiwan during the Lunar New Year holidays in response to their use ...

Taiwan demands immediate end to China’s M503 route over Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) on Thursday demanded China put an immediate end to its use of a new aviation route, dubbed M503, closely following the middle line of th...

Taiwan to benefit from U.S.-China cooperation on North Korea: MAC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—When Taiwan's President Tsai Ing-wen made an international phone call to congratulate the inauguration of U.S. President Donald Trump on Dec. 2, 2016, it was viewed as a...

Cross-strait relations sours over detainment of Taiwanese activist

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) Minister Katherine Chang (張小月) warned the Chinese government that the Taiwanese public perception of the country was becoming increasingly neg...

Tsai announces China, foreign affairs and defense team

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President-elect Tsai Ing-wen on Friday announced the choices for ministers of the Mainland Affairs Council, Foreign Affairs, and National Defense. Both Tsai and Premier-design...