Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Jan. 15 -- The lead stories in major Taiwan dailies on Monday are as follows: @United Daily News: Financial sources for long-term care fall short of expectations @China Times: Deduction ...

Letters tell schools, parents in Malaysia: Don't send kids to study in Taiwan!

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Over 60 high schools across Malaysia have received mysterious letters over the last two months urging high schools not to promote studying in Taiwan to the students. Th...

BC-EU--Europe Coverage,ADVISORY, EU

Here's a look at stories The Associated Press plans to cover in Europe on Friday, Nov. 17. Questions about coverage plans can be directed to the Europe Desk at eurdesk@ap.org. CLIMAT...

The Latest: Tillerson says progress limited on China trade

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Asia (all times local): 5:30 p.m. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says that when it comes to making p...

Trump, Xi present united front despite differences

BEIJING (AP) — Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping (shee jihn-peeng) of China are presenting a united front following two days of meetings despite lingering differences over trade and North Korea. ...

The Latest: Abe says he and Trump had good talk during golf

KAWAGOE, Japan (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's trip to Asia (all times local): 4:45 p.m. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says he and U.S. President...

As crisis looms, Trump, Abe strengthen bond on the links

KAWAGOE, Japan (AP) — President Donald Trump's first trip to Asia began with a round of golf, a custom cap and a hamburger of American beef. The president got a taste of home as Prim...

Thai junta firmly in command after year of mourning for king

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's military government has emerged from the year of official mourning for King Bhumibol Adulyadej with a firm grip on power and in no apparent rush to hold elections it has repe...

US pushes Saudi Arabia, Iraq on united front to counter Iran

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is pressing Saudi Arabia and Iraq to form a united front to counter Iran's growing assertiveness in the Middle East. ...

Taiwan headline news

Taipei, Oct. 16 -- The lead stories in major Chinese language dailies in Taiwan on Monday are as follows: @United Daily News: Only Hualien, Taitung free from air pollution @China Times...

Investigation to begin on China's sponsorship of Taiwanese gangs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Minister of the Interior Yeh Jiunn-rong (葉俊榮) called for an investigation into China's potential ties to Taiwanese triads in the wake of assaults on NTU student protes...

The Latest: Strong aftershock sways buildings in Mexico City

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The Latest on earthquakes in Mexico (all times local): 8:10 a.m. A strong aftershock has rolled through Mexico City, swaying buildings and sendin...

Earthquake dims stylish nightlife in Mexico City district

MEXICO CITY (AP) — In the stylish Condesa neighborhood young revelers typically spill out from dimly lit bars and restaurants on a Friday night. But the first weekend since a 7.1-magnitude earthquake ...

'White Wolf' claims Taiwanese aborigines are Chinese and Confucian

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Chang An-lo (張安樂), the leader of a small pro-unification party who is better known as "White Wolf" (白狼), a nickname from his days as a top figure in Taiwan&rsquo...

Stairway to 7? Steelers go all-in to chase down Patriots

PITTSBURGH (AP) — Ben Roethlisberger insists his lengthy flirtation with retirement last spring was very real. And while the Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback ultimately opted to return for a 14th seaso...