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Taiwan's athletes take silver and bronze at the Deaflympics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan took a silver and a bronze medal at the 24th Summer Deaflympics in Caxias do Sul, Brazil, on Friday (May 6). Taiwan’s men's billiards team won silver, ...

TECO-Vancouver director advocates WHA participation for Taiwan at running event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The director of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Vancouver, Liu Li-Hsin (劉立欣), on Sunday (April 24) participated in the 10-kilometer Vancouver Sun Run as part of...

President congratulates Taiwan trio for winning taekwondo poomsae gold

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's taekwondo poomsae champions Yeh Peng (葉芃), Chiu Mu-en (邱沐恩), and Chang Chen-po (張宸帛) on Saturday (April 23) won gold in the under 30 category of the World Tae...

Taiwan wins 1st place at Bakery World Cup

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A team of Taiwanese chefs took first place at the top international baking competition in Paris, France, and members of the audience sang Taiwan's national anthem with...

Taiwan team relents, will attend Olympic ceremonies in China

BEIJING (AP) — Olympic officials in Taiwan have reversed a decision to skip Friday's opening ceremony of the Beijing Games, saying they were pressured to do so by the IOC. Taiwanese ...

As China menaces Taiwan, the island's friends aid its secretive submarine project

TAIPEI, Nov 29 (Reuters) - For more than two decades, Taiwan tried to buy a fleet of modern conventional submarines to fend off an existential threat – invasion by China. There were no takers. ...

InterPride angers Taiwanese for listing Taiwan as 'region'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — News that Kaohsiung had been selected as the location for WorldPride 2025 was tempered with the fact that the organizer, human rights group InterPride, downgraded the coun...

Divers from 10 countries defy Taiwan flag ban

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Japanese diving association along with athletes from 10 countries requested their national flags be removed from the leader board in support of their Taiwanese counterpa...

Taiwan wins first medal at Tokyo Paralympics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following unprecedented success at the Tokyo Olympics, Taiwan won its first medal at the Tokyo Paralympics Saturday (Aug. 28), a bronze for table tennis player Tien Shiau-...

Taiwan team forced to remove national flag at Le Mans race in France

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A Taiwanese team participating in the 24 Hours of Le Mans sports car race in France were asked to remove the national flag from their car’s hood before the start of ...

Statehood and recognition for Taiwan are closer now than ever

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) — It seems like every time there's a new opinion poll, the numbers get a bit bigger. The latest poll on national identity in Taiwan, released this week, found that...

World waking up to fallacy of 'Chinese Taipei' compromise

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) – Tokyo 2020 has been controversial because the number of COVID-19 cases is on the rise again in Japan, but it has been a hugely successful Olympics for Taiwan both in an...

Taiwan beats China in men's team archery at Tokyo Olympics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan upset China in the quarter-finals of the men's team archery competition at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics on Monday (July 26). In the 1/8 eliminations, the sixth-ra...

NHK anchor introduces 'Taiwan' team at Tokyo Olympics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Instead of being introduced as "Chinese Taipei," Taiwanese athletes were thrilled to hear the national team referred to as "Taiwan" at the opening cere...

Taiwan's traditional shipbuilding expert shares story of 'Free China' junk

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s foremost expert on traditional Ming (1368-1644) and Qing dynasty (1644-1912) ships recently shared the story of the “Free China” (自由中國號) junk wi...