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US and Taiwan should sign an FTA: Heritage Foundation

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An American think tank has recommended Taiwan and the U.S. sign a free trade agreement (FTA) as the next step in their evolving economic relationship. The Heritage Foun...

US lawmakers affirm Japan alliance eyeing China, North Korea

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida and visiting U.S. lawmakers reaffirmed their commitment to working together under a longstanding bilateral alliance on Saturday at a time of he...

China stages military exercises as US lawmakers visit Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — China said its military staged exercises Friday to reinforce its threat to use force to bring Taiwan under its control, as U.S. lawmakers visiting Taiwan made a pointed and publi...

Senior US lawmakers arrive in Taiwan for visit

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A delegation of six U.S. lawmakers led by Republican Lindsey Graham from South Carolina arrived in Taiwan on Thursday for a two-day visit that has already been denounced by China...

President Tsai hopes for direct flights between Taiwan and Sweden

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) told a visiting parliamentary delegation from Sweden Tuesday (April 12) she hopes there can be direct commercial airline flights bet...

Pence distances himself from Trump as he eyes 2024 campaign

NEW YORK (AP) — After Donald Trump was caught on video bragging about sexually assaulting women, Mike Pence stayed on his ticket. As the coronavirus ravaged the U.S., the then-vice president praised t...

Taiwan's military tests new capabilities to deter China threat

Taiwan is scheduled to hold several military exercises in the coming weeks as the self-governing island's leadership grows more concerned about a emboldened China after Russia's invasion of Uk...

Can Russia's Ukraine invasion prompt China to attack Taiwan?

As Russia continues to bomb Ukrainian cities, observers are paying close attention to China's reaction to the conflict. Parallels are being drawn between Russia's actions in Ukraine and China...

How is China reacting to the Russia-Ukraine crisis?

China took a reserved stance during an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council Monday evening, called hours after Russian President Vladimir Putin announced Moscow would recognize the "indep...

Wary of China, Taiwan calls for vigilance amid Ukraine escalation

Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday called for increased surveillance and alertness on military activities in the region as the island becomes more cautious of China's movements amid the...

Taiwan, Somaliland ties growing despite diplomatic isolation

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan and Somaliland are expanding economic and political ties despite being two of the world’s most diplomatically isolated governments. Somaliland Foreign M...

Teaching journalism now a risky affair in Hong Kong

Journalists in Hong Kong are facing a massive government crackdown, which has forced many news organizations to shut down their operations. It has also resulted in many journalists losing their jobs. ...

Spokeswoman of China’s Taiwan Affairs Office invited to visit Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Mainland Affairs Council (MAC) has invited China’s Taiwan Affairs Office (TAO) Spokeswoman Zhu Fenglian (朱鳳蓮) to visit Taiwan after she expressed the desire to d...

President Tsai praises new library as key to deeper understanding of Taiwan history

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Each Taiwanese president’s historical legacy should be decided by the public, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said during the opening ceremony of the Ching-kuo Chi-Hai ...

China responds to Taiwan president's New Year's address, threatens 'decisive measures'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s Taiwan Affairs Office Spokesperson Zhu Fenglian (朱鳳蓮) responded to Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen’s (蔡英文) new year’s address by saying Tsai&rsq...