[Taiwan Presidential Election] Terry Gou: Corruption and pork barrel politics in KMT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Election Tidbits about nominees and possible candidates:Tsai Ing-wen, Han Kuo-yu and Terry Gou. [ Last updated: (GMT+8) 13:12 Sept. 13, 2019 ] Terry Gou (possible ca...

[Taiwan Presidential Election] Tsai Ing-wen: Time for increased investment in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Election Tidbits about nominees and possible candidates:Tsai Ing-wen, Han Kuo-yu, Ko Wen-je, and Terry Gou. [ Last updated: (GMT+8) 15:35 Sept. 7, 2019 ] Terry G...

Taiwan Presidential Election 2020: Tidbits from Aug. 1 to 25, 2019

Taiwan Presidential Election 2020: Tidbits from Aug. 1 to 25 Last updated: (GMT+8) 01:15 Aug. 30, 2019 Election Tidbits about Tsai Ing-wen, Han Kuo-yu, Ko Wen-je, and Terry Gou **Continuously u...

Taiwan mulls visa waivers for Gulf countries

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is considering implementing tourism incentives for visitors from the Persian Gulf as part of its effort to offset the impact of the Chinese ban on solo travel to th...

Taiwan mulls visa waiver for Vietnam, Indonesia

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan is considering adding Indonesia and Vietnam to the list of countries granted visa exemption status as part of the island’s effort to offset the impact of Chin...

China silent on request for partial lifting of solo travel ban to Taiwan

Beijing (CNA) A Chinese official in charge of Taiwan affairs was non-committal on whether China will partially lift a ban on travel to Taiwan by independent travelers after being urged to do so by the...

China bans movies, actors from prominent Taiwan film awards

BEIJING (AP) — China said Wednesday that it was banning Chinese movies and actors from participating in Taiwan’s Golden Horse Awards, one of the Asian film industry’s most prestigiou...

Beijing's travel ban a political tool to influence presidential election: Taiwan president

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Thursday (August 1) slammed China’s recent military and economic pressure on Taiwan as attempts to influence the island nation’...

'How sad!' Taiwan to see 700,000 fewer Chinese tourists due to solo travel ban

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- After Beijing announced that there would be a ban imposed on individual Chinese travelers to Taiwan, tourism experts predict that it will result in 700,000 fewer Chinese touris...

20% of Taiwanese people have experience traveling alone internationally: survey

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—The travel website, Expedia, revealed the results of its 2018 survey on solo travelers on Thursday, which show that 20% of the Taiwanese people surveyed have had the experie...

Parents wonder how to protect children who fly alone

DALLAS (AP) -- The arrests this month of two men on charges of groping young girls on planes has raised questions about the safety of minors who fly alone.Experts say that before putting children on a...

Taipei tops list of must-see destinations on U.S. website

Taipei, March 2 (CNA) Taipei has been listed as No. 1 among "53 beautiful cities everyone should visit at least once" on BuzzFeed, a U.S.-based social news and entertainment website. The list w...