Senior Taiwanese man diagnosed with listeriosis hospitalized for treatment  

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)-- The Taiwan Centers for Disease Control (Taiwan CDC) Tuesday announced one new confirmed case of listeriosis, which is also the first case confirmed in Taiwan since listeriosis w...

Overseas Taiwanese owing premiums will soon see health insurance cards 'locked'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to the large number of overseas Taiwanese not contributing to Taiwan's universal health care system while still visiting to take advantage of it, the Natio...

Bite a real apple! Taiwan’s Foxconn delves into fresh food e-commerce

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Foxconn Chairman Terry Gou is expanding its fresh produce business and is pushing a one-stop food solution service, from farm to table, out of his ever-expanding business ...

Taiwan vows to protect Filipino workers, will not tolerate abuse

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Peter C Y Pan, executive officer of the Taipei Economic and Cultural Center (TECO) in the Philippines assured the country through a statement sent to a local media ou...

China customs destroys Taiwanese products for not having 'Taiwan Area' label

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As part of its efforts to suppress Taiwan at every turn, China has recently started to destroy imported Taiwanese products that do not have the newly required "Taiwan Area...

International corporations jumping through hoops after latest China hissy fit!

The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) is throwing yet another hissy fit because the wider world has not blindly accepted its nationalist propaganda as many its citizens do; and once again it is the people...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Jan. 16 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Tuesday are as follows: @United Daily News: DPP looking to steamroll irrigation association bill through Legislature today @China T...

China spends over NT$10 billion to cultivate pro-China supporters in Taiwan: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Beijing is said to have spent NT$10 billion (US$330 million) a year to engage with certain groups of Taiwanese people in an attempt to realign their identities w...

Taiwanese waitress fired from Australian eatery for saying Taiwan is 'definitely not' part of China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese woman working as a waitress in a hot pot restaurant in Sydney, Australia was fired by her Chinese boss after she refused to agree with his statement that Taiwan is ...

Mayor Ko Wen-je will not attend the 2018 'Shanghai - Taipei Forum' 

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – As the 2018 elections approach, there is concern about the annual Taipei-Shanghai Forum that is alternately held in either Shanghai or Taipei. It has recently been anno...

Streamer CJayride decides to leave Taiwan after steamy Jacuzzi video

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After getting in a lot of hot water over a steamy 5-way Jacuzzi party, an American streamer who Taiwanese have grown to love to hate for his antics, has offered an online apolo...

'On Happiness Road', the last Taiwanese animated film?

Animation, and Taiwan. Two words that seemingly do not mesh automatically in the same sentence in most people’s minds. And most people would be wrong!  Taiwan has actually got quit...

Trekkies attend Klingon language lecture in Taipei

TAIPEI (CNA) -- A group of Star Trek fans held a Trekkie gathering at a Taipei gallery on Sunday during which Klingon was taught to devotees of one of the world's most popular science fiction fran...

Civil groups call for referendum to scrap 'Chinese Taipei' for 'Team Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After the changes made to the Taiwanese referendum laws late in 2017, some civil groups have chosen to put the new legal measures to use by calling for a referendum ahead ...

Singapore will likely hire Taiwanese citizens as Auxiliary Police Officers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Over the last week in Singapore, it came to the public’s attention that the government would likely begin hiring Taiwanese recruits as auxiliary police officers (APO...