Honduran president congratulates Taiwan's Tsai on her inauguration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez on Tuesday (May 26) reaffirmed his country's diplomatic ties with Taiwan in a telephone call with President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文...

Brazilian netizens fight back against CCP threats over Taiwan support

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) was found to have threatened the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies to stay silent on Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文)...

Taiwan email leaks suggest need for increased cybersecurity

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — As the media circus around the Presidential Office email leaks dies down, the incident serves as an important reminder that the government must bolster its cybersecurity. ...

Presidential Office emailgate swirled again on Taiwan's inauguration day

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Another batch of emails from Taiwan's Presidential Office was leaked to the press Wednesday (May 20), the day of the presidential inauguration. The emails were publ...

James Soong gives recognition to Taiwan president's cross-strait stance

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After attending Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen's (蔡英文) inauguration ceremony Wednesday morning (May 20), People First Party (PFP) Chairman James Soong (宋楚瑜) said he sta...

US Navy plane uses ‘Happy Day’ call sign on day of Taiwan presidential inauguration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A United States Navy aircraft flew over the Bashi Channel separating south Taiwan from the Philippines using the call sign “Happy Day” Wednesday (May 20), the ...

Taiwan's president pledges to build better country, revive economy in post-coronavirus era

[Last update: May 20 2:35 p.m.] TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — In addition to taking action against the coronavirus (COVID-19) and girding for its repercussions for the global economy, President Tsai...

Tsai Ing-wen sworn into office as Taiwan president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Incumbent President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) was sworn into office on Wednesday morning (May 20), embarking on her second term with a record high approval rating — despite...

Taiwan president's approval rating reaches all-time high of 73%

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The approval rating for Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) soared to an all-time high of nearly 73 percent in the latest public opinion poll released on Monday (May 18). ...

Taiwan presidential inauguration concert is going virtual

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The presidential inauguration concert, organized by the General Association of Chinese Culture (GACC), will be broadcast online this year due to the Wuhan coronavirus pand...

Taiwan Presidential Office hacked, documents linked to power struggle leaked

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan's Presidential Office has allegedly been hacked and minutes from meetings were sent to reporters, including discussions about how to deter President Tsai Ing-we...

Hacker of Presidential Office sends emails attacking president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — It is suspected that the Presidential Office has been hacked, as reporters have received notes of internal meetings from an anonymous email account accusing President Tsai...

Taiwanese legislator withdraws proposal to remove mention of China unification from law

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A ruling party legislator has withdrawn his proposal to remove the mention of unification with China as the only national aim from the “Act Governing Relations Betwe...

Taiwan Cabinet resigns ahead of presidential inauguration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) and his entire Cabinet tendered their resignation Thursday (May 14) ahead of the May 20 inauguration of President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) for a sec...

Cabinet to reshuffle slightly before Taiwan presidential inauguration

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Premier Su Tseng-chang (蘇貞昌) is reportedly leading the Cabinet in tendering resignations on Thursday (May 14), even though President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) has announced he wi...