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Taipei's night market adventure: A metro guide

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Metro Taipei has unveiled a new map highlighting 25 night markets accessible by the city's public transport system, offering a rich tapestry of gastronomic delights th...

Decoding China: Inevitable Taiwan tensions in 2024

Members of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) are apparently not taking a vacation to mark the Chinese New Year, which began on February 10. Taiwan's Ministry of Defense has counted a...

Taiwan's Lai combined with Trump 'nightmare scenario' for China: Analyst

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The possibility of Donald Trump securing a second term as U.S. president combined with Lai Ching-te (賴清德) as Taiwan’s president represents a “nightmare scenari...

China says US sent 'gravely wrong signal' in congratulating new Taiwan president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China lashed out at the U.S. for allegedly sending a "gravely wrong signal" to "independence forces" in Taiwan in congratulating president-elect Lai Ch...

Blinken to meet senior Chinese official ahead of Taiwan elections

WASHINGTON, Jan 11 (Reuters) - U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken will meet senior Chinese official Liu Jianchao in Washington on Friday, the State Department said in his official schedule, the ta...

Decoding China: How Beijing wants to sway Taiwan's election

On Tuesday afternoon this week at 3:14 p.m. local time (07:14 a.m. UTC), all cell phones in Taiwan sounded an alarm, four times in a row. "Air Raid Alert! Missile flyover Taiwan airspace, be awar...

Why India welcomes Bangladesh election result

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and her Awami League party won a landslide victory in Bangladesh's general election, a result that was widely expected as the polls were boycotted by the main oppositi...

Philippines is not provoking conflict in South China Sea, its military says

MANILA, Dec 26 (Reuters) - The Philippines is not provoking conflict in the South China Sea, its military spokesperson said on Tuesday, responding to China's accusation that Manila was encroaching...

Maldives will have no foreign military presence - new president

MALE, Nov 17 (Reuters) - Maldives will use diplomacy to ensure there is no foreign military presence on its soil, its new president said on Friday, reaffirming his support for the departure of a small...

Extra bridge to create loop around Penghu islands mooted

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A proposal for an additional bridge in Taiwan’s outlying island province of Penghu will be discussed by residents on Oct. 19. If built, the additional bridge will...

Ray Dalio says US-China war unlikely, despite each side's 'red lines'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A major U.S. investor in China said the relationship between China and the U.S. is at risk of crossing “red lines” but a war between the two superpowers is unl...

League of Legends, other esports join Asian Games in competition for the first time

HANGZHOU, China (AP) — The world of online gaming takes its place this year at the Asian Games as an official event for the first time, with gold medals in play across seven top titles. ...

Biden's national security adviser holds two days of talks in Malta with China's foreign minister

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden's national security adviser met with China's foreign minister over the past two days on the Mediterranean island nation of Malta in an effort that the White House...

US national security adviser, Chinese diplomat talk in Malta

US President Joe Biden's national security adviser met with China's foreign minister over the weekend in Malta in an effort to ease tensions between the two global superpowers. The White Hous...

Military officers begin to speak out on the harm done by Sen. Tuberville's holds on promotions

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the months since a single senator froze military promotions over the Pentagon’s abortion policy, the uniformed officers affected have been largely silent, wary of stepping into a ...