Hong Kong protest activist Lily Wong arrested at airport on arrest warrant

  Hong Kong/China (13/1).   Hong Kong police arrested an activist from pro-democracy group Demosisto late on Thursday as she was about to leave for a...

Taiwan presidential hopeful Han Kuo-yu says ‘no peace deal with Beijing until threats end’

Taiwanese presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu said on Thursday that if elected he will not sign a peace agreement with Beijing until it renounces the...

Taiwan may expel mainlanders who fight or vandalize

  While Hong Kong roars from one week of chaos to another, with pitched street battles between protesters and riot squads as the city teeters...

Kiribati cuts ties with Taiwan, presaging switch to China

  The Pacific island nation of Kiribati cut diplomatic ties with Taiwan on Friday, becoming the second country to do so this week and strengthening...

China threatens sanctions over US-Taiwan F-16 fighter plane deal

  China has threatened to impose sanctions on US firms involved with the sale of F-16 fighter planes to Taiwan if Washington goes ahead with...

Why Taiwan’s President Is Getting First Class Treatment in the US This Month

  On a two-day visit to New York this month, Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen vowed in a speech never to “succumb to any threats” from...

US State Department Approves Taiwan’s Bid to Buy Military Equipment

  The U.S. State Department has approved a request by Taiwan to purchase an estimated $2.2 billion worth of military equipment. The deal, announced Monday by...

China Invokes Abraham Lincoln in Justifying Push to Take Taiwan

  When it comes to Taiwan, China’s generals say they are simply following the example of U.S. President Abraham Lincoln. China’s Defense Minister Wei Fenghe on...

Taiwan takes dig at China’s lack of democracy in new year message

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen took a dig at China’s lack of freedom in a message to mark Tuesday’s...

China, Fukushima and inflatable poop: how Taiwan got frozen out of Asia’s biggest trade...

  Taiwan will be looking on enviously as trade officials meet in Tokyo this weekend to discuss expanding one of the world’s largest free trade...