Taiwan medical workers launch petition in support of government

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese doctor Wu Hsin-tai (吳欣岱) has launched a petition calling for the government to postpone evacuation of Taiwanese citizens in Wuhan. As of Friday afternoon (Feb...

2020 Taiwan presidential election (60 days remaining): Tsai vs. Han vs. Soong

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan News presents the latest polls issued by various media outlets and organizations on a weekly basis, combining information from many different opinion polls to best ...

Japan's PM thanks Taiwan for condolences to typhoon victims

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe responded to Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文) condolences to Typhoon Hagibis victims on Friday (Oct. 18), emphasizing that T...

Taiwan president and YouTuber introduce Vietnamese cuisine

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) joined Thai-Taiwanese YouTuber Chien-Chien (千千) on her show "Chien-Chien is Eating" (千千進食中) to discuss the New Southbound Pol...

Taipei Mayor faces backlash on Facebook after controversial comments

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taipei Mayor Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) is facing a backlash on social media after his recent comments intended to boost popularity have backfired. Ko’s Facebook page likes ...