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China installing former security chief as Hong Kong leader

HONG KONG (AP) — China is installing a career security official as the new leader of Hong Kong in the culmination of a sweeping political transformation that has gutted any opposition in the Asian fin...

Asia's first Meta XR Hub opens in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Meta Taiwan has teamed up with the Institute for Information Industry (III) and launched a new base called the “XR Hub Taiwan” at digiBlock C in Taipei on Frid...

Taiwan Air Force pilots start training with indigenous 'Brave Eagles'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Pilots have started training on the indigenous “Brave Eagle” Advanced Jet Trainer (AJT), the Air Force said Friday (May 6). The military ordered 66 Brave Ea...

New Saint Lucian ambassador to Taiwan presents credentials to president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Saint Lucia’s new ambassador to Taiwan, Robert Kennedy Lewis, presented his credentials to President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) at the Presidential Office on Thursday (May 5...

Taiwan says it cannot afford new U.S. anti-submarine helicopters

Taiwan signalled on Thursday that it had abandoned a plan to buy advanced new anti-submarine warfare helicopters from the United States, saying they were too expensive. Taiwan had earlier said it w...

Japan legislator tests positive for COVID in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A legislator in the delegation from the Youth Division of Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) tested positive for COVID-19 during its visit to Taiwan, repo...

Taiwan’s NCC demands report from TV station following repeated blunders

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The National Communications Commission (NCC) wants Chinese Television System (CTS) to submit plans for improvement after the state-owned television company broadcast six b...

Taiwan Medical Association president pushes for WHA inclusion

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Dr. Tai-Yuan Chiu (邱泰源), president of the Taiwan Medical Association (TMA), called on the world to back Taiwan’s participation in the World Health Organization (WHO)...

Japan Liberal Democratic Party Youth Division delegation to meet Taiwan president on Thursday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Presidential Office Spokesperson Xavier Chang (張惇涵) on Tuesday (May 3) welcomed the delegation from the Youth Division of Japan’s Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) and ...

Overseas Taiwanese in San Francisco raise WHA participation issue with speedboat

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The overseas Taiwanese community in San Francisco on Friday (April 29) took to the water to show support for Taiwan’s participation in the World Health Assembly (WHA...

Taiwan foreign ministry condemns media for fueling Chinese propaganda

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) condemned Taiwanese news agencies that have been publishing Chinese propaganda and “twisting” the intentions of the U.S....

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...

Japan ruling party’s youth division to discuss CPTPP with Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — During a visit to Taiwan next week, a delegation from the Youth Division of Japan’s ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) is likely to discuss Taipei’s bid to ...

Tsai talks up touch screens at Touch Taiwan expo

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Wednesday (April 27) to mark the opening of Touch Taiwan, the country’s leading annual display exh...

Taiwan says Ukraine conflict will inform this year's military drills

Taiwan's main military drills this year will draw on the experiences of the war in Ukraine, focusing on asymmetric and cognitive warfare as well as use of reserves as it practices fighting off a C...