Scholar urges Taiwan to remain composed in facing China’s two-prong strategy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A scholar urged Taiwan to remain unfazed by Chinese President Xi Jinping’s proposal of "one country, two systems" as Xi’s remark was prompted by the ...

Xi's Taiwan speech, its intended audience, and how it played into the DPP’s hands

KAOHSIUNG (Taiwan News) -- As the dust settles on the latest "make or break" moment in cross-strait relations, it appears that the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) leader Xi Jinping’s spe...

Taiwan aborigines' message to Xi: 'Taiwan is not part of China'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In response to Chinese President Xi Jinping's speech mentioning the "1992 consensus" and "one China principle" given last week, the representatives of T...

Huang Kuo-chang: Beijing must give up its 'One China' principle

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — New Power Party leader Huang Kuo-chang (黃國昌) remarked on Facebook this afternoon that China can only begin to engage in meaningful dialogue with Taiwan once it gives up it...

Influential Chinese law professor blasts Xi Jinping in interview

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In an interview with Voice of America today, New York Chinese law professor Jerome Cohen said in the five years since Xi Jinping first got into power, China has fallen int...

Over 260 Chinese officials have died in apparent suicides or accidents since 2013

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Over 260 Chinese officials have died from suicide or “accidents” since Xi Jinping took power in 2013, according to Apple Daily. The latest death was that of...

White House intensifies confusion and fear on US-China deal

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration raised doubts Tuesday about the substance of a U.S.-China trade cease-fire, contributing to a broad stock market plunge and intensifying fears of a global ec...

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___ Renewed jitters over trade send stocks, bond yields lower Stocks plunged Tuesday as the goodwill generated by a truce between the U.S. and China over trade evap...

The Latest: Trump renews tariffs threat in China trade talks

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the US-China trade truce (all times local): ___ 10:46 a.m. President Donald Trump is signaling caution on his trad...

White House hails China trade truce as skeptics raise doubts

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is celebrating the 90-day truce it reached in its trade war with China as a significant breakthrough despite scant details, a hazy timetable and widespread s...

US stocks edge higher after strong jobs report; Apple sinks

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are rising Friday after the federal government said employers added 250,000 jobs in September, far more than analysts expected. Hourly pay jumped 3.1 percent, the most sinc...

What could soothe markets? Solid earnings, economic reports

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a harrowing week for financial markets, investors will look for solid corporate earnings reports and healthy economic news over the next few weeks to calm things down. ...

What could soothe markets? Solid earnings, economic reports

WASHINGTON (AP) — After a harrowing week for financial markets, investors will look for solid corporate earnings reports and healthy economic news over the next few weeks to calm things down. ...

Communist Party brainwashing intensifies amid U.S. trade war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In order to quash any doubt or disbelief amid the ongoing U.S.-China trade war, Chinese state media are hitting the propaganda machine full throttle. Several programs p...

Trump and Xi plan meeting as trade war escalates

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Trump administration has given the go ahead for a meeting with China’s Xi Jinping at November’s G20 summit in Argentina, The Wall Street Journal repor...