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Foreign ministry says nearly 30 international media outlets have come to Taiwan since 2020

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Since 2020, a total of 29 foreign media outlets and 63 reporters have moved to Taiwan, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said on Tuesday (May 17). The foreign mini...

Spy chief says China bribes Taiwan's internet influencers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — National Security Bureau (NSB) Director-General Chen Ming-tong (陳明通) said Monday (May 16) that local celebrities are being paid by the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) to tak...

War games predict China could resort to nuclear weapon if it invades Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China could end up dropping a nuclear bomb if it decided to invade Taiwan, according to the latest cross-strait war game exercise. The war game took into account the ex...

US Congress members urge Biden to visit Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Members of the House of Representatives have written a letter urging U.S. President Joe Biden to make a stop in Taiwan ahead of embarking on a trip to Asia. As the trip...

Taiwan activist released from China says global help worked

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A Taiwanese human rights activist who served five years in jail in China said that international pressure and the tireless advocacy by his wife worked to ensure his safe return t...

America should restore diplomatic and defense ties with Taiwan

Last March, former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo visited Taiwan and met with the country's leaders. He issued a statement that said he personally believed the US government should immediatel...

Taiwan to revise war survival handbook after backlash

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A revised version of the civil defense handbook will be released by September, Taiwan’s defense ministry said on Wednesday (May 4) after the original drew fire for b...

What does Ukraine mean for Taiwan?

Russia and the PRC are mirror images of aggression The similarities between the Russian invasion of Ukraine and a possible People's Republic of China (PRC) invasion of Taiwan are self-evident. ...

KMT politician says chairman must go if party fails to win big in Taiwan’s local elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwanese politician Chang Ya-chung (張亞中) of the main opposition Kuomintang, or KMT, has urged chairman Eric Chu (朱立倫) to step down if the party does not win 16 seats in t...

Majority of Taiwanese now want independence amid Ukraine war

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In a new poll released on Tuesday (April 26), over 52% of respondents said they want de jure independence for Taiwan amid the Russo-Ukrainian War, a significant increase o...

China 'very likely' to seize Taiwan's Kinmen as distraction: Official

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An official was cited by Taiwanese media as saying it is highly likely that China will take a page from Putin's playbook in Ukraine and first seize Taiwan's outer ...

Taiwan will continue to work with US and maintain cross-strait stability

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Responding to a statement of support from U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan, Taiwan’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) said on Friday (April 15) that it...

Taiwan and Ukraine not same, US to ensure Chinese invasion 'never happens'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — U.S. National Security Advisor (NSA) Jake Sullivan on Thursday (April 14) said Taiwan is in a different situation to Ukraine and it is U.S. policy to ensure that a Chinese...

Swedish parliamentary delegation doubles down on supporting Taiwan's democracy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Swedish parliamentary delegation on Thursday (April 14) affirmed its support for Taiwan’s democracy, human rights, and freedom and expressed optimism about futur...

Taiwan's EYECTV lauded for finding the funny in China's rhetoric

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — If you keep an eye on Taiwan news and especially cross-strait affairs, you are likely to have come across the righteous satire of EYECTV, which was lauded by The Washingto...