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Third parties in Taiwan face rough road

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan People’s Party (TPP) under Chair Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) has managed to carve out a position as Taiwan’s only significant third party, which is fairly rem...

MrBeast adds Taiwan to China map

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The most-subscribed YouTuber in the world has drawn the ire of Taiwanese by inserting Taiwan into a map of China for the second time in five months. On Tuesday (Jan. 23...

Envoy to UK affirms Taiwan's sovereignty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan has never been a part of the People's Republic of China (PRC), Taiwan envoy to the U.K. Vincent Yao (姚金祥) said in a BBC interview broadcast on Wednesday (Jan. 1...

Only 3% of Taiwanese consider themselves Chinese

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Pew Research Center poll released on Tuesday (Jan. 16) showed that over two-thirds of people in Taiwan consider themselves Taiwanese, while only a small percentage see t...

Foreign ministry slams Vietnam's claim Taiwan is 'part of China'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Thursday (Dec. 14) condemned a statement made by a senior Vietnamese official saying that Taiwan is a "part of China." ...

Taiwan reaffirms sovereignty following US-China phone call

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s sovereignty is a universally acknowledged fact, Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesperson Jeff Liu (劉永健) said on Thursday (Dec. 7). Only Taiwan’s 23...

Envoy to Austria affirms Taiwan's sovereignty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s claim over Taiwan is not based on the facts, Taiwan envoy to Austria Katharine Chang (張小月) said in an opinion article published by Die Presse on Tuesday (Nov...

Taiwan foreign minister mocks China's lecturing of Thailand on press freedom

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) on Sunday (Nov. 12) mocked China's government for lecturing Thailand over freedom of the press following his interview on a Thai telev...

US senators reintroduce Taiwan Relations Reinforcement Act

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. senators from both sides of the aisle on Tuesday (Oct. 24) again proposed the Taiwan Relations Reinforcement Act, which according to the bill's authors is designe...

Taiwan engineer rids 'China' from badge at WEC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The head of Taiwan's civil engineering organization was successfully able to remove "China" from his credentials at a UN-related engineers conference in the ...

Putin alleges Taiwan is part of China at Belt and Road Initiative summit

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday (Oct. 18) claimed that Taiwan is "an inalienable part of the Chinese territory," prompting the Ministry of Foreign ...

Anonymous fills UNESCO site with Taiwan symbols, sites, party logos, and rap music

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Decentralized international hacktivist group Anonymous has hacked into a UNESCO website and uploaded dozens of images in five waves including Taiwan symbols, attractions, ...

Taiwan rebukes Elon Musk's claim that it is 'an integral part of China'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Minister of Foreign Affairs Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) on Wednesday (Sept. 13) rebuffed Elon Musk's claim that Taiwan is an "integral part of China" and noted Beijing&#...

HK, Tibet 'misery' show Taiwan peace treaty with China not feasible: VP Lai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Vice President Lai Ching-te (賴清德), who is running as the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) presidential candidate, on Sunday (Sept. 10) rejected a peace plan proposal by ...

Taiwan protests Cambodia's acceptance of 'one China' principle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) on Wednesday (Sept. 6) condemned Cambodia’s decision to continue abiding by the "one China" principle. ...