'Hollywood enables CCP's repression of Taiwan' says Ted Cruz on Top Gun flag controversy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following the release of a trailer on July 19 for the new Top Gun film starring Tom Cruise, it was discovered that the film’s producers altered Tom Cruise’s fl...

Taichung Chamber Choir wins awards at Intl. choral competition in Japan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taichung Chamber Choir was recently recognized for its outstanding talent at a competition that took place in Japan’s Hyogo Prefecture, with the Taiwanese group ...

Video shows Chinese delegate rudely cover up badge with Taiwan flag at ICN event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Video surfaced on Tuesday (July 2) showing footage of a Chinese delegate suddenly and rudely reaching her hand over to cover up the Taiwan flag on the badge of a Taiwanese dele...

Taiwanese and foreign visitors to Hong Kong fear extradition to China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese and expats living in the country are becoming increasingly fearful about flying to Hong Kong in case they get arrested and sent to a prison or labor camp in China. ...

Taiwan flag, general appear at U.S. Indo-Pacific Command symposium

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In a move sure to cause China to cry foul, a Taiwanese military leader and the Taiwanese Marine banner appeared at the annual Pacific Amphibious Leaders Symposium (PALS-19) fro...

Taiwanese graduate from U.S. Air Force Academy wants to fly F-16s

Taipei, June 2 (CNA) The Taiwanese graduate who waved a Republic of China flag at the May 30 commencement ceremony at the U.S. Air Force Academy (USAFA) is one step closer to his dream of becoming an ...

Taiwan recognized as a nation by US Air Force Academy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwanese flag made an appearance at the 2019 graduation ceremony of the United States Air Force Academy this past week (May 30). Taiwan was identified as a nation ...

Photo of the Day: South Korean man shows Taiwan flag in Tiananmen Square

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Massacre nears on June 4, a South Korean student boldly posed with a Taiwan flag in the middle of the square. After studying for a s...

US McDonald's displays national flags of both Taiwan and China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Facebook user by the name of Andytn Tsai shared a photo taken in McDonald's in the U.S. State of New Mexico over the weekend which appears to show that McDonald'...

Foxconn tycoon claims gods agree with him that 'Taiwan is part of China'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Foxconn founder and prospective presidential Kuomintang (KMT) candidate Terry Gou (郭台銘) on Thursday (May 2) told reporters that Taiwan is a "part of China" and said t...

New Taiwan digital eID could exclude gender, national flag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- National Development Council (NDC) chief Chen Mei-ling (陳美伶) announced yesterday (March 18) that Taiwan’s new national electronic identification card (eID) will be releas...

Taiwan flag causes stir on last day of US Taekwondo tournament in Las Vegas

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwanese flag is once again causing unnecessary controversy at an international sporting event, this time at the 2019 U.S. Open Taekwondo Championships in Las Vegas. ...

U.S. court rules Chinese association must restore Taiwan flag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A US district court of appeal in California has handed down a final ruling against the Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association (CCBA) for its removal of the Taiwan flag fro...

Hong Kong university launches probe into Taiwan flag issue

TAIPEI (CNA) -- A Hong Kong university has launched an investigation into an incident in which the Republic of China (ROC) national flag displayed by the school's Taiwanese students was removed an...

Photo of the Day: Taiwan blue pheasant

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Photos of this Swinhoe’s pheasant (Lophura swinhoii), also known as the Taiwan blue pheasant, were captured by a Malaysian physician while visiting western Taiwan in Janu...