Senior Chinese military official urges PLAN to attack US naval vessels in S. China Sea

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – At a conference held in Beijing on Saturday, Chinese government and military officials discussed issues in the South China Sea and the current state of relations between t...

US intervention in Taiwan-China relations is bound to fail: Ex-President Ma

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Any interference by the United States in relations between Taiwan and China is doomed to fail, former President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九) said Wednesday. The retired Kuomintang (KMT...

South Korea sends insecticide to North to save pine trees

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea has sent about 50 tons of insecticide to North Korea to help stop a pine tree disease from spreading. Thursday's move was the latest in a series...

Column: Wilder and Fury step up in heavyweight title fight

Just how well Deontay Wilder's heavyweight title defense Saturday night against Tyson Fury in Los Angeles will do at the box office is a question mark. For all the power in his right hand, Wilder is s...

Survey shows Taiwanese have no consensus on definition of '1992 consensus'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Now that at least two newly-elected Kuomintang (KMT) mayors in Taiwan have started to dredge up the "1992 consensus" mantra, Taiwanese voters have been scrambling to ...

DPP learns a hard lesson from the Taiwanese voters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- During the victory speech she delivered on Jan. 16, 2016 after being elected Taiwan’s President, Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) told the crowds of adoring supporters that she and her...

China's pressure on Tsai weighs on local Taiwan elections

TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — China's pressure campaign looms large as Taiwan holds local elections Saturday in what is seen partly as a referendum on the policies of independence-leaning President ...

Diagram shows how China allegedly interferes with Taiwan's elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Taiwanese Facebook group yesterday (Nov. 21) posted a diagram outlining how it alleges China is using both private and official channels to try to manipulate the results of T...

North and South Korea discuss initiating academic exchange programs

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A statement from a South Korean news outlet yesterday (Nov. 18) revealed representatives from both sides of the peninsula discussed initiating bilateral academic exchange ...

Interview with AIT chairman causes controversy at Taiwanese TV station

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A local Taiwanese media outlet TVBS is coming under criticism this election cycle for its decision to pull a network exclusive interview with the current Chairman of the A...

North Korea deports American even as it boasts of new weapon

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Friday said it will deport an American citizen it detained for illegal entrance, an apparent concession to the United States that came even as it announced the...

Taiwan President accuses predecessor of harming national sovereignty

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Friday lashed out at former President Ma Ying-jeou (馬英九), accusing him of harming Taiwan’s sovereignty by proposing more concessions ...

Ma Ying-jeou lambasted for his new cross-strait policy

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - Former President Ma Ying-jeou recently drew backlash over proclaiming a "New Three Noes" policy - not against unification, no independenc...

China's 'troll factory' targeting Taiwan with disinformation prior to election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A local media outlet reported yesterday (Nov. 5) that China has its own "troll factory," which specializes in training its media and setting up accounts on ...

Jacobs eyes title, bigger place in middleweight picture

NEW YORK (AP) — Whenever Canelo Alvarez or Gennady Golovkin are ready to get back to business in the middleweight division, Danny Jacobs wants to be there waiting. If he wins Saturda...