Malaysian badminton star undergoing nose cancer treatment in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Malaysian badminton star Lee Chong Wei (李宗偉) is being treated at a hospital in Taiwan for early stage nose cancer, the Badminton Association of Malaysia (BAM) said Saturday. ...

Database in Taiwan may support Google's Chinese 'censorship engine'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – New information has emerged concerning the proposed Google search engine and suite of applications being designed to meet the censorship standards of the Chinese Communist...

Taiwan to deport 3D-printed gun maker Cody Wilson within 48 hours: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - American 3D-printed gun maker Cody Wilson could be on his way back to the United States within the next 48 hours, and maybe as soon as Saturday night, according to media reports...

Taiwan Station event promotes Taiwanese handicraft at Tokyo park

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Taiwan’s handicrafts, design, music and gourmet food were all on show at Tokyo’s Ueno Park this weekend at an event dubbed “Taiwan Station” (Taiwan Eki)....

Registration open for 'Love For You' trek and charity drive in Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – An NGO based in New Taipei is organizing a special event in Taiwan to spread awareness about the plight of poor African communities, who lack convenient access to resource...

Vatican to keep diplomatic relations with Taiwan despite China accord

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - The Vatican will hold on to its official diplomatic relations with Taiwan, even after the eventual signing of an agreement with China about the selection of bishops expected lat...

Taiwan’s Top 10 TV shows 

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- Following on from last week’s article which presented our Top 10 Taiwanese Movies, we have decided to move from the big screen to the small one and take a look at...

Taiwanese banned from hosting radio and TV shows in China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – China’s primary media supervisory agency under the State Council, the National Radio and Television Administration (NRTA), announced new regulations this week that a...

Uber in talks to buy Deliveroo ahead of Taiwan expansion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Less than two weeks after U.K. based food delivery company Deliveroo announced its plans to set up shop in Taiwan, competitor Uber is reportedly in talks to purchase the c...

Chinese vessels approach Diaoyutai islands: Japanese Coast Guard

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –- The Japanese coast guard announced on the morning of Saturday, Sept. 22 that four Chinese naval vessels were sailing near the Diaoyutai Islands. At approximately 8:00 ...

Taiwan tug of war teams show strength at world championships

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- Taiwan has walked away with five gold medals—one short of half the total medal haul—at the 2018 Tug of War International Federation Outdoor Club Championships Sept...

Taiwan welcomes Utah governor, President Tsai vows to expand exchanges

TAIPEI (Taiwan Today) -- President Tsai Ing-wen said Sept. 20 that Taiwan and Utah are firm friends and there are many areas in which the two sides can deepen and expand mutually beneficial exchanges....

Taiwan police arrest US 3D gun man accused of sex with minor

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Authorities in Taiwan have arrested the owner of a Texas company that sells plans to make untraceable 3-D printed guns who is wanted in the U.S. for paying an underage girl for s...

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