Taiwan government mulls additional incentives for Taiwanese manufacturers to leave China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Taiwan government is mulling over a host of incentives to entice Taiwanese companies to move factories back to Taiwan from China, as the U.S.-China trade war heats up,...

Poll: Voters open to candidates without deep religious faith

NEW YORK (AP) — Religion's role in politics and public policy is in the spotlight heading toward the midterm elections, yet relatively few Americans consider it crucial that a candidate be devoutly re...

Taiwan President pledges to support small and medium businesses

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) pledged to continue to support Taiwan's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), saying they are Taiwan's economic lifeline, ...

Honduran student earns wings in Taiwan’s entertainment industry   

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Hailing from Central America, a Honduran student named Fernando Palma (Chinese name 費南多帕馬) set off for Taiwan several years ago to pursue a career in t...

Trump's tariffs boost rebuilding costs for wildfire victims

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The import tariffs imposed by President Donald Trump are boosting the cost of building a home by thousands of dollars, and that's adding to the challenges of people trying to...

Xi Jinping angry with chief CCP strategist as US-China trade war takes toll: Reuters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Reports of discord in the leadership of the Chinese Communist Party continue to emerge, with CCP insiders suggesting that a rift may have emerged between Chairman Xi and h...

Druze army vets campaign against Israel's Jewish state law

AHIHUD, Israel (AP) — Anwar Saeb spent two decades in the Israeli military, rising to the rank of colonel and suffering wounds in battle while serving as a brigade commander during the 2006 war in Leb...

Taiwan urges China to work out rules for interaction with Taiwan

WASHINGTON (CNA) -- Taiwan's minister of mainland affairs on Wednesday put forth a candid and practical proposal for both sides of the Taiwan Strait to work out rules for an orderly interaction. ...

UK Cabinet proclaims Brexit unity _ but many hurdles ahead

LONDON (AP) — Britain's prime minister is claiming victory in her bid to unite her fractious Cabinet behind her Brexit policy, but many hurdles lie ahead. Theresa May is seeking to s...

Moody’s Analytics Launches New Model of the Global Economy and Collaborative Forecasting Platform

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 28, 2018--Moody’s Analytics, a leading financial intelligence firm, is pleased to announce the launch of its new Global Macroeconomic Model. The model forecasts more tha...

Russia, Egypt match at World Cup could test close ties

ST. PETERSBURG, Russia (AP) — Not since the Cold War days of the 1950s and 1960s has Egypt been as close to Russia as it is now. But could the outcome of a crucial World Cup clash be...

AP PHOTOS: North Korea farmers focus on fields, not summit

SARIWON, North Korea (AP) — Away from the political developments that have rocketed their country back into the international headlines, North Korean farmers are preparing for the summer season with h...

Officials: Poland done making concessions in dispute with EU

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Officials in Poland say the government is done trying to satisfy European Union concerns about ongoing changes to the country's judicial system. Jacek Sasin, an...

Trump remaking federal policy on women's reproductive health

WASHINGTON (AP) — Step by methodical step, the Trump administration is remaking government policy on reproductive health — moving to limit access to birth control and abortion and bolstering abstinenc...

Can anything stop foreign government favors to Trump?

WASHINGTON (AP) — First came news that a Chinese government-owned company had signed on to help build an Indonesian project that will include a Donald Trump-branded hotel and golf course. Then, days l...