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US rebuffs China by calling Taiwan Strait an international waterway

WASHINGTON, June 14 (Reuters) - The United States on Tuesday backed Taiwan's assertion that the strait separating the island from China is an international waterway, a further rebuff to Beijing...

Taiwan premier highlights ties in meeting with French senate delegation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan and France will continue to work together in promoting freedom and peace, Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) said in a meeting with the visiting French senate delegation ...

Slovakia delegation meets with Taiwan Premier

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Deputy Speaker Milan Laurencik of the Slovakian parliament on Monday (June 6) met with Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang at the Executive Yuan where the two highlighted the in...

Premier rejects former president's claim Taiwan is a democracy without freedom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) on Sunday (June 5) shut down claims made by former President Ma Ying-Jeou (馬英九) that the nation is a democracy without freedom. Ma m...

China 'firmly' opposes U.S.-Taiwan trade initiative

China "firmly" opposes a new trade initiative between Taiwan and the United States, the Commerce Ministry said on Thursday, a plan the government in Taipei says is a recognition of the key p...

Taiwan has no plans to open borders to tourists in May

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The government has no plans to open up its borders to tourists by May, Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) said on Tuesday (April 12). Responding to a question by Kuomi...

Taiwan premier calls for speedy passage of chip protection laws

Taiwan's premier has called for the swift passage of revisions to laws mandating tougher punishments to prevent China from stealing its chip technology, saying the threat from the "red supply...

Taiwan to continue opening up despite COVID case spike: Premier

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) said Friday (April 1) that despite the surge in local COVID infections, the country can continue to open up under a "New Taiwan Model&quo...

Chinese official says Taiwan premier has ‘split personality’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) has been derided as having dissociative identity disorder by China’ s Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) Spokeswoman Zhu Fenglian (朱鳳蓮) ...

Taiwan premier responds to being called 'lightbulb without electricity'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to Kuomintang (KMT) Chair Eric Chu (朱立倫) calling him “a lightbulb without electricity,” Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) said Chu should prioritize inv...

Taiwan premier compares ‘no blackout guarantee’ to KMT's ‘vow to reclaim China’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former Kuomintang (KMT) dictators’ failure to recapture China unexpectedly took center stage during a spat between Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) and Legislator Wayne ...

Taiwan, with eye on China, to boost protection for its semiconductor secrets

Taiwan's government proposed on Thursday a new law to prevent China from stealing its chip technology, amid rising concern in Taipei that Beijing is stepping up its economic espionage. Tech pow...

Premier emphasizes close Taiwan-France ties to French National Assembly delegation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) met with the French National Assembly delegation on Thursday (Dec. 16), highlighting the close friendship between the two countries. Su rec...

Former KMT legislator's four tips to sense violent tendencies in male partners

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As Taiwan’s political circles reel from the news that female Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Legislator Kao Chia-yu (高嘉瑜) has been allegedly beaten by her boyfrie...

Taiwan premier defies China after being blacklisted

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) has defied Beijing and said he is not intimidated after Beijing blacklisted him for life on Friday (Nov. 5) after deeming him a Taiwan indepen...