Taiwan takes gold for first time ever in women’s world ice hockey championship

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan national women’s ice hockey team won their first ever division championship on Sunday. The team took part in the 2019 Ice Hockey World Women’s Ch...

Woods diving again, another sign he's back at full strength

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tiger Woods is feeling stronger than ever with his fused back, and the evidence goes beyond the speed of his swing or how hard he can go after a shot out of deep rough. ...

Taiwan elections: Wife of imprisoned ex-Hualien Magistrate elected to replace him

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In Hualien County, results of Saturday’s elections saw Hsu Chen-wei (徐榛蔚) win election to the office of County Magistrate. Hsu, who is one of seven successful fem...

Former Taiwan National Women’s League leader faces probe

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ill-Gotten Party Assets Settlement Committee (黨產會) on Friday took its accusations of tampering with evidence against former National Women’s League (NWL, 婦聯會) Ch...

Taiwan National Women's League pressed to give up all assets

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After hardliners outvoted proponents of a Memorandum of Understanding with the government, the National Women's League (婦聯會) could face a worst-case scenario where it ...

Women's baseball in Taiwan aiming to hit home run

TAIPEI (CNA) -- Baseball may be Taiwan's national pastime, but as in most countries where the game is played, it has remained almost exclusively a game for men. Taiwan's first women's b...

'Taiwan is not China:' netizens call on Lufthansa Airlines to rectify website designation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In response to the German airline Lufthansa changing the designation of Taiwan on its business website to say “Taiwan, China,” Taiwanese netizens have spoken o...

KMT siphons off NT$600 million from Taiwan National Women’s League: Report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Kuomintang affiliates and politicians were said to have received a total of NT$600 million (US$20.53 million) over the last decade from the National Women’s League (NWL), ...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Feb. 2 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Friday are as follows: @United Daily News: National Women's League has assets frozen @China Times: Lawyer-doctor couple put care...

Editorial: Taiwan National Women’s League chooses path of self-destruction

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Transitional justice is one of the major themes of President Tsai Ing-wen’s administration. What that means in practice, has been on show recently in the shape of the ...

Taiwan National Women's League votes against agreement with government

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - After six months of negotiations, a Taiwanese women's organization believed to have amassed assets due to its close historical links with the Kuomintang voted on Thursday no...

Taiwan National Women’s League to donate assets to government

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The National Women’s League (婦聯會) signed an agreement with the government Friday to donate 90 percent of its assets to the treasury while accepting a third of its fo...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Dec. 29 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Friday are as follows: @United Daily News: National Women's League agrees to donate 90% of assets @China Times: Angry Changhua ...

Ex-legislator to take helm of National Women's League

Former Legislator Joanna Lei (雷倩) will take the helm as chairwoman of the National Women's League (NWL) following a standing committee decision reached Sunday, according to the league's lawyer...

Taiwan Interior Ministry sacks National Women’s League leadership

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Ministry of Interior (MOI) announced Friday it was removing the leadership of the National Women’s League (婦聯會) from office after the organization refused to sig...