Mayor of Taiwan beach town angers Taiwanese with business card featuring Chinese flag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The mayor of Hengchun has angered Taiwanese by handing out business cards in the United States showing the five-star flag of communist China, reports said Saturday (Dec. 1...

Data of 8 Taiwanese activists leaked by China-backed Russian website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- At least eight Taiwanese seen as advocating Hong Kong's democracy found their personal details posted online by HK Leaks and some of them have received death threats from d...

KMT candidate to rally supporters on same day of march calling for his removal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As organizers get ready for the "1221 Wecare Taiwan Parade" in December, Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) and his team are planning to ho...

Pro-independence coalition likely to form in support of Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A pan-green coalition is likely to form in order to support the reelection of President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) and ensure the continuity of pro-independence forces. Huang K...

Pro-independence party casts doubt on Taiwan military's insurance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A pro-independence political party on Tuesday (July 23) called out national defense authorities for having military personnel insured with a company affiliated with Want W...

Petition to recall itinerant Kaohsiung Mayor reaches 130,000 signatures

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The petition launched by non-governmental organization We Care Kaohsiung to recall itinerant Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) has now reached 130,000 signatures. In the wake Han's...

Petition to recall itinerant Taiwanese mayor passes first threshold

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The petition launched by non-governmental organization We Care Kaohsiung to recall itinerant Mayor Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) has succeeded in passing the first threshold needed to condu...

Hong Kong’s ‘one country, two systems’ policy failed, says bookseller Lam Wing-kee

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Hong Kong bookseller Lam Wing-kee (林榮基) said in an interview on Tuesday (May 8) that Taiwan is the last citadel under Chinese repression, and that Hong Kong has served to show ...

Washington urged not to refer to 'one China' policy

A former U.S. official urged Washington Sunday not to refer to its "one China" policy in a diplomatic setting when it comes to cross-Taiwan Strait relations, as it is confusing and misleadin...