'EVA Air is like a crab': Strikers marching 27 km to Taiwan Presidential Office

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- EVA Air members of the Taoyuan Flight Attendants Union (TFAU) are marching 27 kilometers to the Presidential Office Building on Friday (July 5), as their strike enters its 16th...

Smart thinking from Taiwan's TSSA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Since the Taiwan Smart City Solutions Alliance (TSSA) started organizing the Smart City Summit & Expo in Taipei, in 2014, the annual exposition has become one of the m...

Under China's eye: Korean music companies exercise caution with Taiwanese K-pop stars

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Major music corporations in Korea are coming under increased scrutiny by Chinese government officials for the language used to describe K-Pop stars from Taiwan. Accordi...

Young, Collins power undermanned Hawks past Heat

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young scored 19 points, John Collins had 13 points and 13 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks snapped a three-game skid with a 106-82 victory over the Miami Heat on Sunday night. ...

Club Med holiday resort comes to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Renown worldwide for creating all-inclusive vacation experiences, Club Med will begin construction of their first Taiwan "vacation village" in Dapeng Bay, Pingtu...

Taiwan prepares for typhoon as hurricane batters US

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — As the United States grapples with Hurricane Irma, Taiwan was preparing Monday for an incoming typhoon with a range of alerts, cancellations and evacuations. Typhoon Tal...

Pope Francis congratulates Tsai, Chen on their election

Pope Francis has congratulated President-elect Tsai Ing-wen and Vice President-elect Chen Chien-jen on their victory in the Jan. 16 election, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said Tuesday. ...

Memorial exhibition on 'Mr. Africa' to kick off in Taipei

Taipei, Dec. 1 (CNA) An exhibition dedicated to late Republic of China diplomat Yang Hsi-kun (???) is set to kick off in Taipei later this month, giving visitors a glimpse into the life of the dipl...

China's top cross-strait negotiator to visit Taiwan next week

Taipei, Nov. 23 (CNA) China's top negotiator with Taiwan, Chen Deming, president of the Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS), will come to Taiwan Nov. 30 for a seven-day visi...

China's top cross-strait negotiator to visit Taiwan Nov. 30

Taipei, Nov. 12 (CNA) Chen Deming (???), president of China's Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits (ARATS), is scheduled to arrive in Taiwan Nov. 30 for a 7-day visit, an official fr...

KMT pledges to end 'party assets' controversy by end July

Taipei, July 21 (CNA) A ruling Kuomintang (KMT) spokesman said Tuesday that the party has returned over 90 percent of its allegedly "illicit property" -- totaling 219 assets -- to the rightful owners,...

Lin criticizes MNC's involvements in Cultural parks

Lin Jou Min, the director general of Taipei’s Department of Urban Development, said that Huashan Creative Park, Songshan Cultural Park, Taipei Dome etc are “phony” cultural and creative parks today. H...