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Taiwan's preference for status quo with China continues to rise

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The number of Taiwanese people who prefer to maintain the cross-strait status quo indefinitely has increased for a fourth year, according to a study that also surveys how ...

China's intimidation of Taiwan is a global issue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The international community should stand with Taiwan as it continues to face Beijing’s political and military intimidation, Taiwan Representative to Canada Harry Tse...

Damaged 'one China' propaganda removed from Taiwan's Matsu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — What was left of a propaganda installation that once featured the slogan “Realizing the Unification of One China with the Three People’s Principles” has ...

Japan's PM Kishida struggles to rebuild trust amid scandals

In a policy speech to Japanese lawmakers this week, Prime Minister Fumio Kishida vowed to restore trust in the nation's politics as his party reels from a scandal involving hidden slush funds. An...

Poland renews demand for German war reparations

Poland's top diplomat on Tuesday urged Germany to provide "financial compensation" for losses his country suffered at the hands of Nazi troops during World War II. Foreign Minister Rado...

Indian scholar says India and Taiwan should seek deeper ties

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Professor of Chinese Studies at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Srikanth Kondapalli said India and Taiwan should seek deeper ties in the face of challenges from China, i...

Taiwan's KMT struggles to give red envelopes to party workers

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Kuomintang (KMT) Chairman Eric Chu (朱立倫) said on Saturday (Jan. 27) that the party will hand out a red envelope with NT$8,000 to reward party members for their hard work o...

TPP attempts to avoid sorry fate of previous Taiwanese third parties

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — Following the last local and national election cycles, the Taiwan People’s Party (TPP) is now unambiguously Taiwan’s third party but if history is any guide ...

Third parties in Taiwan face rough road

TAICHUNG (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan People’s Party (TPP) under Chair Ko Wen-je (柯文哲) has managed to carve out a position as Taiwan’s only significant third party, which is fairly rem...

Taiwan's KMT struggles to attract voters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — After Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Hou Yu-ih (侯友宜) lost to Democratic Progressive Party candidate Lai Ching-te in the 2024 presidential election, the nearly 112...

Macron says Germany lost great statesmen in Wolfgang Schäuble

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Monday difficult questions can often be solved only when Germany and France work together. Macron spoke at a ceremony in Germany's lower house of parliame...

Charlemagne Prize 2024 to go to Europe's leading rabbi

The Aachen International Charlemagne Prize 2024 goes to the President of the European Rabbinical Conference Pinchas Goldschmidt and the Jewish communities in Europe, the board of directors of the priz...

China reiterates it will oppose 'Taiwan independence separatist forces’

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — China’s Ministry of State Security said it would oppose Taiwan independence forces, in an article posted on its public WeChat account on Wednesday (Jan. 17), per Lib...

More North Korean defectors say they are happy in the South

A record number of North Korean defectors are happy with their new lives in South Korea, according to a new study. And freedom seems to be the key factor, even beyond food security or job and educatio...

North Korea's Kim calls for change in status of South, warns of war

SEOUL, Jan 16 (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un on Monday called for a constitutional amendment to change the status of South Korea to a separate state and warned that while his country does...