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Nancy Pelosi ends whirlwind tour of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Wednesday (Aug. 3) concluded her whistle-stop tour of Taiwan only 19 hours after she arrived. At 5:29 p.m., Pelosi and her delegation...

Chinese suspected of hacking Taiwan 7-Eleven, TRA signs to mock Pelosi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese hackers are suspected to be behind the defacement of digital signboards at a Taiwan Railways Administration (TRA) station and 7-Eleven stores that mocked U.S. Hous...

21 Chinese military aircraft enter Taiwan’s ADIZ

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Twenty-one Chinese military planes were tracked in Taiwan’s air defense identification zone (ADIZ) on Tuesday (Aug. 2), the same day U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ...

Pelosi says trip shows 'America’s unwavering commitment' to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Shortly after her arrival in Taipei, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi released a series of tweets saying that her visit to Taiwan was meant to honor "America's unw...

Taipei 101 posts series of signs welcoming Nancy Pelosi

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei 101 posted a series of messages in English and Mandarin welcoming and thanking U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for her historic visit to Taiwan. In anticipation ...

China announces live-fire drills in 6 zones surrounding Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China announced that it will hold military exercises that include live-fire drills in six zones surrounding Taiwan following House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's arrival in Ta...

Taiwan denies China's claim that Su-35 fighter jets are crossing strait

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Minutes before House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's historic arrival in Taiwan, Chinese state-run media claimed Su-35 fighter jets were crossing the Taiwan Strait, but Taiwan&...

Nancy Pelosi lands in Taiwan on historic visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi defied threats from China and advice from the Biden administration by arriving in Taipei on Tuesday evening (Aug. 2), marking the first vis...

Flight tracker shows Pelosi's plane avoiding South China Sea for Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The military aircraft likely carrying the delegation led by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi was spotted possibly bypassing the South China Sea, where China is reportedly r...

China blacklists over 100 Taiwanese food exporters on eve of Pelosi's potential visit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A possible visit by U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi saw China Customs on Monday (Aug 1) expand its trade blacklist to another 2,066 food products and over 100 food manufac...

Taiwan defense minister praises service members for Han Kuang exercise

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Defense Minister Chiu Kuo-cheng (邱國正) commended the performance and hard work of the officers and soldiers involved in the Han Kuang 38 military exercise during a closing ...

16-year-old brother of globe-trotting Belgian pilot lands in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Sixteen-year-old Belgian Mack Rutherford landed in Taipei Friday (July 22) in an effort to break his sister’s record and become the youngest person to fly an airplan...

New York attorney set to run in Taipei mayoral race as independent

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Media personality and New York attorney Tung Wen-hsun (童文薰) announced her Taipei mayoral bid on Friday (July 1) as an independent candidate, unveiling at the same time a p...

Taiwan’s China Airlines launches A321neo service to Tokyo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China Airlines (CAL) for the first time, used its Airbus A321neo for the route between Taipei Songshan Airport and Tokyo’s Haneda Airport on Wednesday (May 4). Th...

How Chinese choppers could be used in attack on Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The People's Liberation Army’s (PLA) helicopter force has grown from about 136 units in 2011 to over 500 units this year, which could have real implications for ...