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Taiwan Kinmen Fishermen's Association issues warnings to local fishers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Kinmen Fishermen's Association (KFA) informed local fishers on Monday (Feb. 19) that China was conducting enhanced maritime patrols in Kinmen, per China...

Internal politics, US elections could affect Taiwan status quo: Scholar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China believes if Donald Trump is elected as U.S. president this year, then regional instability will increase, foreign policy expert Kamo Tomoki said in a Nikkei intervie...

China imports of Taiwan’s intermediate goods grow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan made up 14% of China’s intermediate goods (IG) in 2022, according to a report released by the Hinrich Foundation. Lead economist at Oxford Economics Thang ...

Ex-AIT director calls for ‘trusted intermediaries’ between Taiwan and China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Following the election of the Democratic Progressive Party’s (DPP) Lai Ching-te (賴清德), Taiwan and China should seek out “trusted intermediaries” to open ...

Taiwan's Lai combined with Trump 'nightmare scenario' for China: Analyst

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The possibility of Donald Trump securing a second term as U.S. president combined with Lai Ching-te (賴清德) as Taiwan’s president represents a “nightmare scenari...

Chinese official says ‘election in Taiwan region is China’s local affair’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Chinese Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Yi (王毅) claimed that Taiwan’s elections are China’s local affair on Sunday (Jan. 14). The top-ranking Chinese offic...

Only 'unification' Taiwan needs is with itself

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Only one country in the world openly and consistently threatens to wipe Taiwan off the face of the map, and this is the nation former President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) thinks T...

On Taiwan election eve, US again urges China to not interfere

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. State Department Deputy Spokesperson Vedant Patel said in a briefing on Jan. 12 that the U.S. opposes any malicious influence by external forces in Taiwan’s ele...

KMT candidates distance themselves from Taiwan ex-president’s China comments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hou Yu-ih (侯友宜) distanced himself from former President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) Wednesday (Jan. 10) after the latter said that on cross-...

Former AIT official discusses differences between Lai and Hou victories

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The United States will closely watch whether Lai Ching-te (賴清德) will stick to current policies if he is elected president, and whether China will interpret a Kuomintang (K...

Taiwan election: What it means for ties with US and China

Taiwan is holding presidential and parliamentary elections on Saturday, which will be watched closely by China as well as the United States. Beijing views the self-ruled democratic island as part ...

China expert expects Taiwan, US election results to influence US-China relations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The outcome of presidential elections in Taiwan and the United States will cause uncertainty for U.S.-China relations, according to Chinese international relations expert ...

China hints at further cuts to trade agreement with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — If Taiwan’s government sticks to the path of Taiwan independence, China might make further cuts to its free trade agreement, Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) spokesperson...

KMT's Hou would rebuild Taiwan-China relations starting with 'low-level' exchanges

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hou Yu-ih (侯友宜) said that if elected, he would use religious, educational, and economic exchanges to improve cross-strait relations...

Taiwan poll shows strong rejection of China's aggressive tactics

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The public resolutely opposes threats of military force from China as well as attempts by Beijing to annex Taiwan, according to an opinion poll published by the Mainland A...