March to support Hong Kong, fight CCP to be held in Taipei on Sun.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A march to support Hong Kong’s anti-government protesters and stand up to the totalitarianism of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) will be held on Sunday (Sept. 29) ...

China denies US Navy port of call request at Qingdao

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Tuesday (Aug. 27), a U.S. military official told Reuters that China has denied a request for permission to dock a vessel in Qingdao, Shandong province, marking the seco...

Breaking News: Beijing axes individual travel visas for Chinese tourists visiting Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- China's Ministry of Culture and Tourism announced today (July 31) that due to the current state of cross-strait relations, applications for and the issuance of individual t...

Taiwan household appliance maker TECO invests in Vietnam

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Veteran household appliance maker TECO Electric and Machinery Co., Ltd. (東元電機) was investing in Vietnam to kill two birds with one stone, avoiding United States tariffs ag...

Video shows drunk female driver trying to run over pedestrians in W. Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Video has surfaced showing a woman colliding with cars and trying to run over pedestrians in a drunken fit over a traffic dispute with another woman in western Taiwan. In a ...

'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...

China aircraft carrier Liaoning heads north through Taiwan Strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Chinese aircraft carrier the Liaoning was on its way back to its base in Northern China through the Taiwan Strait, the Ministry of National Defense said Tuesday (June ...

5 workers killed in subway tunnel collapse in north China

BEIJING (AP) — Authorities say five workers are confirmed dead after the collapse of a subway tunnel under construction in the northeastern Chinese city of Qingdao. The body of the l...

Sieren's China: Trump feels threatened by China's rise

It was a surprising turn of events. The US and China had been expected to resolve their trade dispute, and steady progress had apparently been made. But then, US President Donald Trump decided to hike...

Taiwan should handle Chinese investment on case-by-case basis: expert

Taiwan should deal with investment from China on a case-by-case basis because Chinese enterprises have adopted a wide range of approaches to doing business in other countries, an expert suggested Sund...

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

BEIJING (AP) — A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for gl...

China and Russia to hold joint navy drills next week

BEIJING (AP) — China says it will hold joint naval drills with Russia next week. Chinese Defense Ministry spokesman Ren Guoqiang said Thursday that the drills will be held off the ea...

China's Xi urges closer naval ties amid regional tensions

QINGDAO, China (AP) — Chinese President Xi Jinping is urging closer ties between the world's navies amid tensions over China's rapid expansion of its naval forces. Xi made his remark...

Recent developments surrounding the South China Sea

BEIJING (AP) — A look at recent developments in the South China Sea, where China is pitted against smaller neighbors in multiple disputes over islands, coral reefs and lagoons in waters crucial for gl...

Sieren's China: A shrinking population

China has reached a turning point in recent history. In 2018, the country's birth rate fell for a second year running, to 15.23 million newborns — 2 million fewer than the previous year. The...