Hong Kong novelist critical of China censored?

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An episode of Radio Television Hong Kong's docuseries "Hong Kong Connection" (時代的記錄 - 鏗鏘說) featuring the novelist Ni Kuang (倪匡) did not air as scheduled, rai...

Taiwanese lawyer with Chinese ID vows to sue Taiwan after rights revoked

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After having his household registration and rights revoked for receiving a Chinese ID, Taiwanese legal expert, Shao Tzuping (邵子平) said that he is planning to sue Taiwan for thi...

Best-selling Chinese novelist Louis Cha dies at age 94

HONG KONG (AP) — Louis Cha, a Hong Kong journalist and best-selling Chinese martial arts novelist, has died at age 94 after a long illness. The Hong Kong newspaper founded by Cha, Mi...

Hong Kong 'wuxia' writer Louis Cha dies aged 94

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hong Kong "wuxia" novelist Louis Cha, the best-selling Chinese-language author, died in hospital aged 94 on Tuesday, media reports said. Cha, better known und...

McRefugees on the rise in Hong Kong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A recent survey has found that the number of people who stay overnight in McDonalds restaurants, or McRefugees, has increased five-fold over the past five years in Hong Ko...

Banned pro-Mao party re-registers under new name in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The banned Chinese political party that champions former leader Mao Zedong, the "Defend Mao Zedong People's Party," was re-registered under a new name, the &...

Vaccine scandal pierces Xi’s Chinese dream: Ming Pao

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China's most recent vaccine scandal, in which hundreds of thousands of faulty rabies vaccines for children has pierced Chinese President Xi Jinping's "Chinese...

New board game, 'Run, Animals Run!!,' reverses roles of humans and endangered animals

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's popular animal activist group, Zoo of Depression (厭世動物園), known for their existential animal characterizations and illustrations, announced the release of the...

Mystery over Chinese tycoon's disappearance from Hong Kong

HONG KONG (AP) — Mystery surrounds the whereabouts of a Chinese-born Canadian billionaire reportedly taken away from his Hong Kong hotel by mainland police, in a case that could rekindle concerns abou...

Hundreds gather in Hong Kong to protest editor's dismissal

HONG KONG (AP) -- Around 400 people have gathered in Hong Kong to protest a veteran newspaper editor's dismissal that triggered concerns about press freedom in the semiautonomous Chinese territory.The...

PLA to build amphibious assault ships: report

Taipei, Jan. 25 (CNA) Hong Kong's Ming Pao (??) newspaper reported on Friday that the People's Liberation Army (PLA) is building large amphibious assault ships to bolster gaps in its naval strategic ...

China's opening of new flight routes unwise: Macau expert

Hong Kong, Jan. 14 (CNA) A military expert in Macau has said it is unwise for China to announce four new flight routes just west of the dividing line in the Taiwan Strait between Taiwan and China, a...

Ting Hsin attempt to buy out CNS protested by watchdog group

Getting stung by food safety scandals for the second year in a row has tarnished the image of food giant Wei Chuan, a member of the Ting Hsin Group, and now Ting Hsin’s attempt to acquire the CNS cabl...

In Chinese shadow, Hong Kong fights for its future

HONG KONG (AP) -- As skyscrapers around Hong Kong harbor erupted into a reverie of laser beams and giant digital displays during their synchronized nightly light show, one innocuous 28-story building ...

In Chinese shadow, Hong Kong fights for its future

HONG KONG (AP) -- As skyscrapers around Hong Kong harbor erupted into a reverie of laser beams and giant digital displays during their synchronized nightly light show, one innocuous 28-story building ...