Taiwan's legislative speaker urges former president to cease HK comments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In response to former Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou's (馬英九) disputed comments on Hong Kong's new national security law, Legislative Speaker You Si-kun (游錫堃) sug...

Ex-Taiwanese president equates Taiwan's national security laws to HK security law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Presidential Office spokesman Ting Yun-kung (丁允恭) on Sunday (July 5) criticized former Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou’s (馬英九) comparison of China's recently pa...

Taiwan YouTuber refuses Chinese promoter's request to pull video featuring Pres. Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Popular Taiwanese YouTuber Potter King (波特王) has denied a request from his Chinese partner to remove a video featuring President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) after it went viral. ...

Taiwan politicians urge Beijing to respect pro-democracy victories in Hong Kong elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese politicians, including President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文), have called on the Chinese authorities to properly respond to the results of Hong Kong’s district elec...

Taiwan FM asked to stay on after offering to resign over diplomatic setback

President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has asked Minister of Foreign Affairs Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) to remain in his post after he tendered his resignation to shoulder political responsibility for the termination of d...

China bans movies, actors from prominent Taiwan film awards

BEIJING (AP) — China said Wednesday that it was banning Chinese movies and actors from participating in Taiwan’s Golden Horse Awards, one of the Asian film industry’s most prestigiou...

Taiwan President Tsai urged to speak up for HK ahead of extradition bill protest

Several Hong Kong nationals delivered a petition to the Presidential Office on Tuesday to urge President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) to speak up for Hong Kong and amp up international pressure on their governm...

Taiwan's cabinet holds meeting on how to stabilize vegetable prices

The Cabinet held a meeting on Monday to discuss how to stabilize vegetable prices following serious flooding in southern Taiwan as a result of the torrential rainfall last week. Executive Yuan depu...