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'Top Gun' leather jacket goes viral and sells in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The jacket Tom Cruise wore in "Top Gun" is likely to become popular in Taiwan for political reasons, and at least one cinema will begin selling the potentially l...

Video shows Taiwanese soldier serving in Ukraine's foreign legion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Video surfaced on Tuesday (May 24) showing a Taiwanese soldier serving in Ukraine's foreign legion introducing himself in English as he proudly holds a Taiwanese flag....

New Zealand cafe receives 1 star reviews for displaying Taiwan's flag on menu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A cafe in Auckland, New Zealand, has received multiple one-star reviews on Google after it included the Taiwanese national flag on its menu. Cosmo Coffee, which is know...

Senate passes America Competes Act with multiple pro-Taiwan provisions

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The U.S. Senate on Monday (March 28) passed a major bill that contains provisions to promote U.S.-Taiwan military, cultural, and diplomatic exchanges, including support fo...

Taiwan’s China Airlines takes delivery of its first Airbus A321neo plane

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese flag carrier China Airlines said it took delivery of the first of 25 A321neo passenger planes from Airbus in Hamburg, Germany, on Monday (Nov. 29). The new A3...

NBA star shows off 'Stand with Taiwan' shoes

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — NBA player Enes Kanter on Wednesday (Nov. 10) posted photos of shoes with "Stand with Taiwan," "Democracy," and Independence" painted on the side,...

Anonymous posts Taiwan independence flag on CCP website

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The decentralized international hacktivist group Anonymous has hacked into a Chinese government website for Qinghai Province, where it uploaded Taiwan's national flag,...

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 to show 4 missile types, 47 aircraft at Double Ten National Day event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Apart from a huge flag, the Double Ten National Day parade on Oct. 10 will also see 47 aircraft fly over the Presidential Office Building and four new types of missiles mo...

2021 National Day celebration to feature largest Taiwan flag ever flown by military

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — This year’s National Day on Oct. 10 will see the largest Taiwanese flag ever flown by the military, people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday (Aug. 24). Tha...

Tokyo Olympics Twitter account not posting flag for Taiwan when its athletes medal

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (TOCOG) appears to have adopted a policy of not displaying a flag of any kind next to the name of Taiwan...

Ted Cruz calls out White House for taking down tweet containing Taiwan flag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) on Thursday (July 8) accused the Biden administration of being weak on China, while Taiwan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) called on the U...

Netflix ad for Thai show angers Chinese with Taiwanese flag

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The picture of a Taiwanese flag in an ad thanking viewers of the Thai Netflix drama series “Girl from Nowhere” touched off anger from Chinese viewers, reports ...

French YouTuber's grandma knits sweater for Taiwan president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Photos that Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) posted of a sweater made by the grandmother of a French YouTuber have gone viral. Quentin Richard, who goes by the ha...

Chinese netizens cry foul over Taiwan flag on South Korea's 'Running Man'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An episode of a popular South Korean TV show has been yanked off the Chinese streaming platform Bilibili after Chinese netizens complained that the flag of Taiwan had been...