China holding military exercises 'along SE coast' after US approves arms sale to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Just after 8:00 a.m. Sunday (July 14), China’s Ministry of National Defense announced that the People Liberation Army Air Force (PLAAF) would be conducting military ...

China warns US 'not to play with fire' regarding Taiwan

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — China's foreign minister says the United States should not "play with fire" regarding Taiwan after the U.S. announced its intention to sell $2.2 billion in weapons to the isla...

Slovakia president calls out human rights abuses in meeting with China's foreign minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Providing an example of good leadership in her first weeks in office, the new President of Slovakia, Zuzana Caputova, met with China’s Foreign Minister, Wang Yi (王毅)...

Slovak leader tells Chinese minister of human rights worries

BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Slovakia's president has told China's foreign minister she is worried about human rights in his country. President Zuzana Caputova met with Chinese Foreig...

Chinese family seeks Taiwan visa extension to pursue U.S. asylum

Taipei, July 10 (CNA) Six members of a family from Sichuan Province, southwest China, that flew to Taiwan last week after their church was reportedly shut down by the government, has asked for an exte...

Poland wants China to open market further for exports

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland's foreign minister says the country would like China to open up its market further to goods from Poland. Jacek Czaputowicz spoke Monday following talks w...

Christian family details crackdown on church in China

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — The Sunday service this week at an unassuming church in Taiwan was especially moving for one man. It was the first time Liao Qiang had worshipped publicly since authorities...

The Latest: China urges US, Iran to avoid further escalation

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on developments as the U.S. and Iran edge toward a flashpoint amid escalation in the Persian Gulf region (all times local): 3:35 a.m. C...

TaiwanWarmPower FB page disses China’s foreign minister for bullying

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- China’s State Councilor and Foreign Minister, Wang Yi (王毅) described the United States as an “economic bully” when speaking to reporters in Kyrgyzstan on Wedn...

The Latest: Official: Beijing open to trade talks with US

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on trade tensions between the United States and China (all times local): 6:10 p.m. China's foreign ministry says the country is open to re...

China seeks Asian neighbors' support in trade fight with US

BEIJING (AP) — China is seeking to support from some of its Asian neighbors and Russia in its escalating tariff fight with the U.S. Speaking Wednesday at a meeting of the Shanghai Co...

China, Iran foreign ministers meet amid Middle East tensions

BEIJING (AP) — The foreign ministers of China and Iran have met in Beijing amid heightened Middle East tensions and efforts by Tehran to keep its world markets open. Wang Yi, whose c...

China 'has no interest' in joining US-Russia nuclear deal

MOSCOW (AP) — Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi says his country isn't interested in negotiating a nuclear arms control treaty with the United States and Russia. Wang was in Russia's ...

Sieren's China: Striking a balance on the New Silk Road

The guest list of the Belt and Road Forum features 40 world leaders — 12 more than two years ago — and is more exclusive than at the first forum. German Economy Minister Peter Altmaier, It...

China to address growing 'debt trap diplomacy' concerns at second Belt and Road forum

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A three-day summit from today (Thursday, April 25) in Beijing will see Chinese officials clamber to defend the country’s flagship Belt and Road project from mounting...