Taiwan needs to work with the US against China's propaganda army

The United States has recently been taking a hard line against China. It has issued an order to stop Chinese airlines from flying passengers to the U.S. and sent another guided-missile destroyer throu...

White Wolf to 'enforce justice' for George Floyd at Taipei AIT

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former gang leader and head of the Chinese Unity Promotion Party (CUPP, 統促黨) Chang An-le (張安樂), aka the "White Wolf," on Monday (June 8) announced that he will b...

What China's 'D-Day' invasion of Taiwan would look like

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A day after the 76th anniversary of the Normandy landings of WWII, Forbes published an article outlining the armada that China has already amassed for a potential future i...

Chinese military uses model of N. Taiwan city government building for drills

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Chinese military has built a full-scale model of the Keelung City Government building for use during its drills, reports said Thursday (June 4). Over the past few y...

Survey: US factories sink in May for third straight month

WASHINGTON (AP) — American factories slowed for the third consecutive month in May as they continued to sustain economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic. The Institute for Suppl...

Asian stocks rebound after Trump avoids reigniting trade war

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets rebounded Monday after President Donald Trump avoided reigniting a trade war with China amid tension over Hong Kong and the coronavirus pandemic. ...

China propagandist Nathan Rich's criminal record revealed

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — American YouTuber Nathan Rich, who goes by the handle Hot Pot King (火鍋大王), could find himself in hot water with the Chinese authorities if they ever explore his criminal r...

Nepal's parties show rare unity on border dispute with India

KATHMANDU, Nepal (AP) — While Nepal's latest border dispute with India has strained relations between South Asian neighbors with centuries-old historical, cultural and economic ties, it also has broug...

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___ Twitter obscures, warns on Trump tweet ‘glorifying violence’ SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter has added a warning to one of President Donald Trump’s tweets about pr...

Nikki Haley says 'Chinese takeover of HK' would 'endanger Taiwan'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley on Tuesday (May 26) posted a tweet saying that the new oppressive security law Beijing is proposing for Hong Kong ...

Taiwan foreign minister featured in British magazine's June issue

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — British magazine Monocle featured an interview with Taiwanese Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) in its June issue in which he talks about the island nation's status in ...

India-Nepal territorial dispute flares over road to Tibet

NEW DELHI (AP) — A long-running territorial dispute between India and Nepal has flared over a new Indian-built road to a revered Hindu pilgrimage site in Tibet that Nepal says passes through its terri...

Biden voices strong support for Taiwan in congratulating Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Tuesday evening (May 19) in the U.S. congratulated President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on her second inauguration as president, as ...

China could create crisis over Taiwan Strait in 2021: Australian analyst

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — An Australian think tank director on Monday (May 18) predicted that China could create an "international crisis" over the Taiwan Strait next year to distract fro...

Australia says it doesn't want trade war with China

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australia’s trade minister said Tuesday that his country does not want a trade war with China, but maintained Beijing had erred by imposing stiff tariffs on Australian barle...