Tag: Taiwan

Mainland China bans Taiwanese wax and sugar imports as cross-strait relations continue to deteriorate

Mainland China bans Taiwanese wax and sugar imports as cross-strait relations continue to deteriorate

Mainland China banned imports of sugar and wax pipes from Taiwan on Monday, citing biosafety concerns over plant pests. A similar move follows ear ...

Taiwan jets land on the highway during exercises in preparation for an attack on China

As the annual exercises peaked, Taiwanese fighter jets landed on a makeshift runway on a highway strip on Wednesday. The exerci ...
Fighter jets test road-to-runway strategy in Taiwan war games

Fighter jets test road-to-runway strategy in Taiwan war games

Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen on Wednesday praised the dramatic landing of three fighter jets on a makeshift runway in rural southern Pingtung Coun ...
Taiwan seeks support to return to the United Nations

Taiwan seeks support to return to the United Nations

Taiwan is stepping up its long campaign to return to the United Nations in hopes that it will gain more support from mainland China despite intense ...
Taiwan is attacking Beijing in a global appeal to help Lithuania

Taiwan is attacking Beijing in a global appeal to help Lithuania

Taiwan hit “autocratic” Beijing on Tuesday in the latest round of diplomatic tussle sparked by the planned opening of a “Taiwanese representative o ...
Taiwan investigations reported hacking into officials’ messaging accounts

Taiwan investigations reported hacking into officials’ messaging accounts

Taiwan police on Wednesday said they had opened an investigation after local media reports that more than 100 LINE messaging accou ...
China and the US draw lines in the sand at a top-level meeting, but agree to continue talking

China and the US draw lines in the sand at a top-level meeting, but agree to continue talking

In rare high-level talks on Monday, Chinese and American officials set out their grievances in the northern Chinese city of Tianjin, but agreed to ...
Buddhist Charity Buys Millions More BioNTech Vaccine Doses for Taiwan

Buddhist Charity Buys Millions More BioNTech Vaccine Doses for Taiwan

Millions more Taiwanese are expected to get at least one vaccine against Covid-19 thanks to the involvement of a Buddhist charity and humanitarian ...