Taiwan-American medical professionals issue statement defending Tsai's Ph.D.

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As some sources in Taiwan’s media stir controversy by questioning the authenticity of President Tsai Ing-wen’s Ph.D. dissertation, a group of professionals fro...

Overseas Taiwanese community in New York commemorate 228 incident with special event

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the anniversary of the 228 massacre approaches, overseas Taiwanese communities are coming together to commemorate the lives lost and lessons learned from Taiwan’s...

Jeremy Lin teams up with SparkLabs Taipei startup accelerator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- SparkLabs Taipei has announced on Saturday (Nov. 17) that it has added Taiwanese-American NBA star Jeremy Lin (林書豪) to its advisory board, reported techcrunch.com. In a pre...

US policy towards China not set to change after midterms

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The people of China have expressed hope that the new Democrat-majority U.S. House of Representatives will soften U.S. policy towards China, but experts say this will not b...

3 Taiwanese-Americans win midterm election races in New York

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Three Taiwanese-Americans won in midterm election races held in New York yesterday, including Grace Meng (孟昭文), Yuh-Line Niou (牛毓琳), and John Liu (劉醇逸), all three of whom are D...

John Liu becomes first Taiwan-born NY State Senator

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- American politician John Liu (劉醇逸) today became the first Taiwan-born New York State Senator after winning his race for New York State Senate District 11 in the general electi...

Taiwanese-American Grace Meng retains seat in US Congress

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese-American congresswoman Grace Meng (孟昭文) has officially won her reelection bid for the US Congress, according to AP. With 89 percent of the votes counted, and havin...

More Taiwanese in North America fall victim to telecom fraud: MOFA

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - More and more Taiwanese students in North America and Taiwanese Americans fell prey to telecom scams in North America, with up to US$180,000 of loss being reported in one case. ...

Netflix series 'A Taiwanese Tale of Two Cities' to premiere in September

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Starting Sept. 3, Netflix will premiere a new original TV series for audiences about the lives of two young Taiwanese women who swap homes and lives between San Francisco ...

Netflix making film on experience of Taiwanese in US, directed by Alan Yang

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following immediately on the opening success of “Crazy Rich Asians” this month, a new big-budget film focused on the lives of Taiwanese immigrants moving and g...

Taiwanese-American faces racist insults in campaign for Michigan Senate seat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwanese-American running for the Michigan State Senate has been the target of racist slurs from her opponent in the race, but has been ultimately successful in her cam...

Taiwanese-American presidential contender supports status quo with China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The first Taiwanese-American to run for president of the United States, Andrew Yang (楊安澤), says that if he is elected, he will maintain the status quo in relations with Ta...

Taiwan Travel Act underpins country’s self-confidence: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan Travel Act signed by United States President Donald Trump is an important underpinning of Taiwan’s self-confidence, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) said Wedn...

10,000 exotic birds killed as Taiwanese-American family loses livelihood to California wildfires

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Over 10,000 exotic birds have been killed because of the California wildfires in Bonsall, California. The aviary housing the animals was swept up in the flames that bur...

Taiwan Headline News

Taipei, July 10 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan Chinese language dailies on Monday are as follows: @United Daily News: Deregulate or lose ability to compete in 5 years: university presidents. @C...