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Pillar of Shame in Taipei Liberty Square defaced

Taipei (Taiwan News) — An unknown person sprayed black paint over the Pillar of Shame, which was erected in Taipei Liberty Square to commemorate the 33rd anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Mass...

Taiwan's COVID curve could start decline by Friday: CECC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Central Epidemic Command Center (CECC) head on Sunday (June 5) said that the country's COVID curve could start a downward trend by Friday (June 10). Wh...

XRAY ALERT: Berman Tabacco Alerts Investors with Losses in Excess of $500,000 of Deadline for Seeking Appointment as Lead Plaintiff in DENTSPLY SIRONA Inc. Securities Class Action

Boston, Massachusetts - Newsfile Corp. - June 3, 2022 - Berman Tabacco, a national law firm representing investors, is investigating potential securities law violations by Dentsply Sirona Inc. ("Dents...

Hundreds in Taiwan gather to mark Tiananmen anniversary

TAIPEI/HONG KONG (Reuters) -Hundreds of people gathered in Taipei on Saturday to commemorate China's bloody crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators in Beijing's Tiananmen Square 33 years ago....

Tiananmen: Hong Kong tightens security to enforce vigil ban

Hong Kong's Victoria Park saw a heavy police presence on Saturday as authorities banned any public commemoration of the 33rd anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown. The park was traditiona...

Taipei launches drive-through COVID testing at Liberty Square

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei City opened up a drive-through service for COVID-19 testing at Liberty Square, allowing for 1,200 tests to be administered between 8 a.m. and 8 p.m. each day, repor...

Taiwan holds series of pro-Ukraine rallies ahead of Russia’s Victory Day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan stood up for Ukraine with a series of rallies in Taipei, Hsinchu, and Taichung on Sunday (May 8). The group Taiwan Stands with Ukraine (TSWU) asked Taiwanese to ...

Ukraine 'towards victory' rallies to be held in 3 Taiwan cities

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Rallies meant to counter Russia's Victory Day parade and garner support for Ukraine will be held in three Taiwanese cities on Sunday (May 8). Russian President Vlad...

Ukrainian parliament thanks Taiwan for support

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following a "die-in" protest held on Taipei’s Liberty Square Sunday (April 17), Urkaine's parliament, the Verkhovna Rada, thanked Taiwan for its suppor...

Belize prime minister visits Taiwan, to be honored by President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A delegation led by Prime Minister John Briceño of Belize arrived in Taiwan early on Tuesday (March 8) in a visit to promote bilateral cooperation. The trip, whi...

300 rally for Ukraine in Taipei's Liberty Square

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Several hundred people attended a rally in Taipei on Sunday (March 6) to express support for the people of Ukraine, who are suffering from a full-scale invasion by Russian...

No Nukes Taiwan holds protest event at Liberty Square

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — No Nukes Taiwan launched a campaign to oppose nuclear power on Saturday (Nov. 27) and encourage people to vote “no” for each question in the four-in-one refere...

KMT's Chang Ya-chung bets NT$7 million pension on 228 Incident debate

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chang Yachung (張亞中), from the main opposition Kuomintang (KMT) party, has thrown down the gauntlet by announcing he will stake his entire pension fund on winning a debate ...

Indians in Taiwan celebrate 75 years of Indian independence

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Indians residing in Taiwan on Sunday (Aug. 15) celebrated the 75th anniversary of Indian independence with a motorcade parade in Taipei, while virtual celebrations in Taiw...

Taiwan hosts only Tiananmen Square Massacre memorial in Chinese-speaking world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese marked the 32nd anniversary of the Tiananmen Square Massacre Friday (June 4), and as a precaution against the nation's raging COVID outbreak, this year's...