Alexa
  • Directory of Taiwan

Abe fears US-NKorea talks will omit Japan security concerns

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says he is worried that security threats to Japan, including short- and medium-range missiles, may not be discussed at a U.S.-North Korea summit. ...

Taiwan News Weekly Roundup - March 23

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Top news this week includes President Trump signs the Taiwan Travel Act, Beijing Walmart criticized for listing Taiwan as a separate country, HK man who killed girlfriend in Ta...

Beijing orders limit of 10 foreigners in university district eateries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- To prevent the slightest chance of dissent or disorder during the coronation of Chinese President Xi Jinping as a lifetime leader of the Communist state, Beijing has ordered th...

China angered after Indian general says attention should be focused on northern border

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Monday, Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Lu Kang made commented on the remarks from an Indian Army Chief, calling them "unconstructive," and saying that they wen...

French President Macron presents Xi Jinping with a horse named Vesuvius

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The French President Emmanuel Macron, kick started his first official visit to China, by giving the host Xi Jinping a horse named Vesuvius. The 3-Day tour started on Monday wit...

'Don't fear death,' Xi Jinping exhorts the Chinese military

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – In what is being called a rare address directed to the Chinese military, President Xi Jinping called on the PLA to "fear neither hardship nor death” fighting f...

Santa's revenge: Xi Jinping sent to hospital on Christmas Eve

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After Chinese-language news site Bowen Press reported that on Christmas Eve China's President Xi Jinping was admitted into the 301 Hospital to examine and treat a gastroint...

Christians in rural China replace images of Jesus with Xi to 'escape poverty'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Several Christians in an indigent rural southeast China were urged to change posters of Jesus to the portraits of Chinese President Xi Jinping as part of China's "...

Taiwan not mentioned in Trump-Xi talks

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- In a Thursday meeting between Chinese President Xi Jinping and U.S. President Donald Trump in the Great Hall of the People, neither of the leaders brought up discussions regard...

Trump praises Xi: 'Now some people might call him the king'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- President Donald Trump called Chinese President Xi Jinping to congratulate him on being selected to serve a second term as party general secretary as well as having his name an...

China to continue pressure on Taiwan after party congress: researcher

Taipei, Oct. 22 (CNA) Beijing will continue to pressure Taiwan after the Communist Party of China's (CPC) 19th Party Congress, a visiting expert on Chinese politics said in Taipei on Saturday, urg...

Xi says China has prevented Taiwan’s independence for past five years

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Chinese President Xi Jinping said he has been firmly opposing and preventing Taiwan’s Independence over the past five years in the opening speech of the 19th National Con...

China looking for a new friend in India

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After the Doklam standoff ended, the government of China has been constantly trying to build a favorable public opinion in India, according to Indian media Times of India....

China-Singapore relations warm during Lee's visit

BEIJING (AP) — Relations between China and Singapore, which have suffered a series of "hiccups," are officially warming up with the visit to China of Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. ...

India-China Doklam standoff to come to an end

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – After more than two months of territorial standoff in the Doklam region, India and China have agreed to deescalate the tension that was growing between the two nations. ...