Licensing agreement brings Taiwan-developed pet medicine to US, Canada, NZ, and Australia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan-based drug development company, Lumosa Therapeutics, announced yesterday on their website that a licensing agreement with Skyline Vet Pharma (SVP), an American ...

The Latest: African Union 'alarmed' by Trump statement

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's comments on Africa and Haiti (all times local): 11:05 a.m. The African Union says it is "frankly alarmed"...

Tai Tzu-ying beats Zhang Beiwen in 2018 India Badminton Premier League

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwanese badminton star Tai Tzu-ying beat World No.11 Zhang Beiwen from the U.S. 15-9, 15-12 in the India Premier Badminton League, this morning (Jan. 10) ...

North Korea accepts South Korea's offer of talks on Jan 9

TAIPEI(Taiwan News)- North and South Korea will hold official talks Jan 9. South Korea's unification ministry announced today, Jan. 5, after North Korea sent a statement accept...

Trump statement in response to Bannon criticism in new book

President Donald Trump issued a statement ahead of the Jan. 9 publication of "Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House" by Michael Wolff. In the book, former Trump adviser Steve Bannon describes a ...

China threatens to 'dock' warships in Taiwan's harbors

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Jan. 1 of 2018, editors at China’s state-backed “Global Times” published an opinion piece entitled “What can China expect in 2018.” Qui...

Passionate young patriots show their love of Taiwan at NYC's New Year Celebrations

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Some patriotic Taiwanese revelers in NYC made sure that the crowds knew where they were from at the New Year’s celebration in Times Square on New Year’s Eve. ...

Nuclear weapons in North Korea a reality the US must accept, says Kim

TOKYO (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said Monday the United States should be aware that his country's nuclear forces are now a reality, not a threat. But he also struck a conciliator...

Deteriorating diplomacy and the dangerous state of US-North Korea relations

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the first month of Donald Trump's presidency, an American scholar quietly met with North Korean officials and relayed a message: The new administration in Washington app...

Security tightens across US, Europe ahead of New Year's parties

Hamburg/Los Angeles (dpa) - Police departments across the US and Europe have promised tight security measures ahead of New Year's Eve celebrations. The New York City Police Depar...

Taiwan's Air Force preparing to equip F-16V jets with new Sidewinder missiles

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is preparing to receive a few new pieces of military hardware over the coming year. An announcement from the Ministry of National Defense earlier this week indic...

North Korea UN ambassador demands US prove ransomware claim

TOKYO (AP) — North Korea's envoy in charge of U.S. affairs at the United Nations demanded Washington provide evidence to back up its claim Pyongyang was behind the Wannacry ransomware attack...

Taiwan Ministry of National Defense publishes bi-annual report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – On Dec. 26, the Ministry of National Defense released its bi-annual report on military spending and readiness, and held a press conference to discuss the contents This ...

US lifts ban on research involving dangerous pathogens like SARS, MERS, and Avian flu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) –The US government has lifted the temporary moratorium imposed in October 2014 on the funding of research involving dangerous germs and pathogens. Some pathogens covered ...

No end in sight as California fires continue to rage

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) — Calming winds Friday gave firefighters a chance to gain ground against a huge wildfire in coastal mountains northwest of Los Angeles but the blaze continued to surge...