Pro-Beijing countries could 'deport' Taiwanese to China: Scholar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A former Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) official and scholar on Sunday (July 12) warned that the new national security law directed at Hong Kong could result in countries ...

Suncity Group Strongly Condemns Unverified Rumours

Advise not to spread any misleading messages and make decision rationally MACAU, CHINA - Media OutReach - 13 July 2020 - In response to the recent rumours circulating on the Internet, Alvin Chau, Chie...

US warns citizens of 'arbitrary detention' risk in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. State Department on Saturday (July 11) warned American citizens of a "heightened risk of arbitrary detention" in China due to heightened tensions betwee...

Taiwan to resume fresh pork exports to Macau after 24 years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese fresh pork exports to Macau are expected to resume next week after the country was declared a foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) free zone without vaccination last mon...

One-third of Taiwanese divorces take place within 5 years of marriage

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A third of the 54,346 divorces recorded in Taiwan in 2019 took place within five years of marriage, setting a new decade high, reports said Saturday (July 11). Earlier ...

Citi Hong Kong Senior Management Leads by Example to Celebrate 15th Annual Global Community Day

Incorporating acts of kindness into everyday lives to make a meaningful difference HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 10 July 2020 - Citigroup Inc. (NYSE: C) - To celebrate Citi's 15th annual Global ...

Taiwan warns of travel to Hong Kong under new security law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese authorities have issued a travel warning for Hong Kong following Beijing’s implementation of the contentious national security law for the territory. Cr...

FWD shines at Bloomberg Businessweek Financial Institution Awards 2020 with 11 prizes

FWD most awarded insurer for third consecutive year with revolutionary products and tied agency strength in the spotlight HONG KONG, CHINA - Media OutReach - 9 July 2020 - FWD Hong Kong ('FWD') was th...

Taiwan allows entry of foreign students from 18 countries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The number of countries and areas from which foreign students will be allowed entry into Taiwan has been increased to 18, according to the Ministry of Education. Malays...

KMT's hesitancy in rejecting HK law stipulation draws ruling party's ire

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — KMT Culture and Communications Chairperson Wang Yu-min (王育敏) was asked on Wednesday (July 8) whether Taiwan would act in accordance with the Hong Kong National Security La...

US diplomat in Hong Kong says security law use a 'tragedy'

HONG KONG (AP) — The top American diplomat in Hong Kong said Monday that it is a “tragedy” to use the semi-autonomous Chinese territory’s new national security law to chip away at “fundamental freedom...

Trump's `strong wall' to block COVID-19 from China had holes

President Donald Trump has repeatedly credited his February ban on travelers from mainland China as his signature move against the advance of the coronavirus pandemic -- a “strong wall” that allowed o...

Trump's `strong wall' to block COVID-19 from China had holes

President Donald Trump has repeatedly credited his February ban on travelers from mainland China as his signature move against the advance of the coronavirus pandemic -- a “strong wall” that allowed o...

Weekly update of news in Taiwan, Hong Kong, China 【June 28 - July 4】

【Taiwan & China】 1. Taiwan boots out two Chinese reporters Taiwan has expelled two Chinese journalists over their involvement in political talk shows produced illegally in the isla...

Concern mounts over 52 countries having extradition treaties with China or Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Since China’s new national security law in Hong Kong stipulates action against violators outside the country, concern has been mounting about the 52 countries that h...