Parent company of Taiwan's 85℃ Bakery Café sees sharp fall in market value

TAIPEI (CNA) -- The market capitalization of Gourmet Master Co., which owns the 85℃ Bakery Café chain, has dropped by about NT$10 billion (US$325 million) in the past three trading sessions on ...

Taiwan presidential official visits US Senator John McCain in hospital

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – While President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) was on a trip to Paraguay and Belize, her top aide Presidential Secretary General Chen Chu (陳菊) on Thursday visited United States Senato...

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen thanks US for transit assistance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) thanked the United States for providing assistance for her transit stops on her way to and from the island country’s allies in Central a...

Taiwan improves missiles to counter China military expansion

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Taiwan is responding to China's arms buildup by developing missiles and interceptors of its own that could reduce Beijing's military advantage over the self-ruled island, defense...

Taiwan's President decorated in Belize

BELIZE CITY (CNA) -- President Tsai Ying-wen (蔡英文) was decorated by Belize Governor-General Colville Young on Thursday in recognition of her outstanding leadership and contributions to the friendship ...

Former AIT Director William Stanton condemns China’s bullying of Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Former American Institute in Taiwan (AIT) Director William Stanton expressed anger Friday about China’s bullying of Taiwan, warning that as Beijing’s power inc...

Success of Belize students in Taiwan represents prosperous bilateral relations: President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) met with Belizean students who have been awarded with the Taiwan scholarship, saying that their success in school and later in life would...

Premier Lai: US to assist Taiwan with domestic submarine program

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – This week Taiwanese Premier William Lai indicated that the United States military and defense industry contractors have agreed to assist Taiwan with its domestic submarine...

Taiwan demands correction of ‘Taiwan, China’ name on Intercontinental site

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Just hours after one hotel in Taiwan announced it was giving up on its contract with Marriott because of that group’s use of the name ‘Taiwan, China,’ th...

Taiwan and Honduras to deepen agriculture ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen met with Honduras Vice President Olga Alvarado during her official visit on August 15, and pledged to deepen agricultural ties. President ...

Former AIT head slams China bullying after 85C pillow autograph

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Condemnation against China's bullying of 85C Bakery Café has mounted over the past 24 hours, in the aftermath of the coffee chain kowtowing to China's world...

Taiwan President live-streams Paraguay’s presidential inauguration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) joined South American state leaders to take part in Paraguay's presidential inauguration on August 15 (all times local).  The pres...

Taiwan denies that President Tsai misquoted U.S. President Ronald Reagan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Presidential Office on Wednesday denied allegations that President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) misquoted late United States President Ronald Reagan in a speech at his president...

President Tsai approved plan for Taiwan-Paraguay university in one second

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On the first day of her official visit to Paraguay Tuesday, President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) inaugurated the opening of the Taiwan-Paraguay Polytechnic University, a project w...

85C Bakery Café kowtows to Chinese bullying, reaffirms 1992 consensus, after Tsai signs pillow

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) visited a 85C Bakery Café in Los Angeles on August 14, angry Chinese netizens and the Chinese government harassed the...