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Official: China Planning Series of New Moves to Unify with Resistant Taiwan

<p>TAIPEI China's warning Tuesday that Taiwan should avoid the pursuit of political independence kicks off what a senior policymaker in Taipei predicts will be a series of new actions aimed at pulling the democratic island closer to Beijing's control.</p><p>In …</p>
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5 Years on, Malaysia Open to Proposals to Resume MH370 Hunt

<p>KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA Malaysia's transport minister said Sunday that the government is open to new proposals from U.S. technology firm Ocean Infinity or any other companies to resume the hunt for Flight 370, as families of passengers marked the fifth &hell...
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US Navy Frequents Taiwan Strait to Send China Message

<p>TAIPAI, TAIWAN Passage of two U.S. Navy ships through the Taiwan Strait in February, the fourth such move since mid-2018, shows Washington's growing support for Taiwan against threats from China, Asia scholars said this week.</p><p>Observers say the passage...
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China Says Taiwan Opposition’s Peace Proposal must Include Push for ‘Reunification’

<p>BEIJING Any proposals from self-ruled Taiwan for a peace deal with China must include a push for "reunification," Beijing said on Wednesday, after the island's main opposition party said it could sign one if it wins a presidential election next …</p...
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President Tsai pledges to keep strengthening Taiwan’s indigenous defense industry

<p>President Tsai Ing-wen said Feb. 25 that the government is continuing to strengthen Taiwan's indigenous defense industry and assist local firms grow their global footprint.</p><p> </p><p>The national defense industry is the bedrock upon which Taiwan's secur...
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US Navy Ships Pass Through Strategic Taiwan Strait, Riling China

<p>The United States sent two Navy ships through the Taiwan Strait on Monday as the U.S. military increased the frequency of movement through the strategic waterway despite opposition from China.</p><p>The voyage risks further raising tensions with China but w...
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Harder Tasks Await Trump, Kim at 2nd Summit

<p>HANOI Last year in Singapore, Donald Trump and Kim Jong Un agreed to work toward the complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula. This week in Hanoi, they face a much harder task: agreeing on what denuclearization even means and figuring …</p>
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Taiwan: No Compromise on Democracy After Opposition’s China Peace Overture

<p>TAIPEI Taiwan will not accept any deal that destroys its sovereignty and democracy, President Tsai Ing-wen said on Wednesday after the island's opposition KMT party said it could sign a peace deal with China if it wins a presidential election …</p>
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Taiwan set to offer cell therapies to treat cancers, joint disease

<p>Six cell therapies recently approved by the government to treat medical issues including cancer, degenerative joint disease and skin wounds are expected to be available at permitted medical centers by the end of February, the Cabinet said Feb. 10.</p><p> </...
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