Shooting incident between Taiwan coast patrol and Chinese fishing vessel

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Two Chinese fishing workers were injured after their trawler refused to stop when it was told to do so by Taiwanese Coast Guard in Taiwanese territorial waters Saturday mo...

Myanmar releases Taiwanese fishing trawler

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Taiwanese fishing trawler seized by Myanmar more than a month ago was allowed to leave Friday after paying a fine, while its Taiwanese captain and nine Indonesian crew m...

Taiwan-Japan maritime talks postponed

The first meeting of a new dialogue on maritime cooperation between Taiwan and Japan has been postponed, after Taipei requested that the meeting, originally slated for July 28, be pushed back to allow...

Taiwan to bring up Okinotori dispute with Japan in talks

Taiwan is intent on bringing up a dispute over fishing in waters near the Japan-controlled Okinotori atoll during a first meeting on maritime cooperation between Taiwan and Japan, but the stance may c...

Taiwan, Japan to hold talks on maritime cooperation in late July

Taipei, June 30 (CNA) Taiwan and Japan are scheduled to hold their first dialogue on maritime cooperation in Taipei in late July to discuss issues such as fishery cooperation and response to maritim...

Premier presents first policy report on US pork, fishing disputes

Premier Lin Chuan set out his first policy framework and answered interpellations at the Legislature Friday morning, touching on a variety of issues from food safety to disputes with Japan. He note...

Taiwan ups the ante in protest against seizure of fishing boat (update)

Taipei, April 29 (CNA) Taiwan's Foreign Minister David Lin on Friday summoned Japan's de facto ambassador in Taipei to lodge a formal protest against the seizure earlier this week of a Taiwanese fishi...