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    WHO urged to invite Taiwan to key meeting

    Agence France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 10:19pm on November 06, 2020

    The World Health Organisation is facing renewed pleas to allow Taiwan to participate in a key international meeting amid fears its exclusion could jeopardise efforts...

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    US sales coastal defense systems to Taiwan for $2.4bn

    Agence France-Presse. Washington | Updated at 10:35am on October 27, 2020

    The United States on Monday said it had approved a $2.4 billion sale of 100 Harpoon coastal defense systems to Taiwan, defying Beijing's anger over...

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    China to sanction US firms over Taiwan arms sale

    Agence France-Presse . Beijing | Updated at 10:26pm on October 26, 2020

    China on Monday said it will impose sanctions on Lockheed Martin, a Boeing division and other US firms involved in arm sales to Taiwan, the...

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    Taiwan accuses China of creating terror

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 10:42pm on October 13, 2020

    Taipei accused Beijing Tuesday of creating terror after state media aired a series of reports on espionage that included alleged confessions of two Taiwanese in...

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    Taiwan urges China to never seek hegemony

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 10:25pm on October 10, 2020

    Taiwan’s leader on Saturday appealed to her Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping to deescalate military tensions and live up to his promise to ‘never seek hegemony’...

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    Tsai defiant as Taiwan’s anti-China jet flights double

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 10:37pm on October 06, 2020

    Taiwan will not ‘yield an inch’ in defending itself, president Tsai Ing-wen warned Tuesday, as new figures revealed the island is scrambling fighter jets at...

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    China protests at ministers’ presence in Taiwanese event

    Diplomatic Correspondent | Updated at 01:48am on September 01, 2020

    China on Monday protested against the engagement of three Bangladesh ministers and other senior officials in a programme held at the presence of representatives of...

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    Taiwan toddler survives terrifying kite flight

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 10:19pm on August 31, 2020

    A three-year-old girl in Taiwan survived being launched into the air for a terrifying half-minute flight after she was ensnared in the tail of a...

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    US cabinet member lauds Taiwan’s democracy

    Agence France-Presse . Taipei | Updated at 10:30pm on August 10, 2020

    A US cabinet member heaped praise on Taiwan’s democracy and its success in battling the coronavirus as he met the island’s leader on Monday during...

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    Taiwan couple turns Instagram stars modelling abandoned clothes

    Agence France-Presse. Taichung | Updated at 01:33pm on August 02, 2020

    Taiwan's trendiest couple these days are neither young celebrities nor teen influencers -- they are an octogenarian duo who run a mom-and-pop laundry service and...