No Image

Taiwan denies heading back to checkbook diplomacy days

<p>Taipei, Strategic loans to Taiwan's diplomatic allies are designed to create "win-win-win situations" and do not represent a return to checkbook diplomacy to compete with China for those allies' allegiance, Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (???) said Wednesday.</p><p></p><p>Taiwan has already …</p>
read more
No Image

U.S. national detained for groping women in courthouse

<p></p><p>Taipei, An American man attending a hearing at Shilin District Court on charges of groping female pedestrians on Jan. 4 in Taipei was arrested a second time on Tuesday after reportedly groping two female security guards and an interpreter in &hellip...
read more
No Image

China, Vietnam Use Tourism to Spar over Maritime Sovereignty

<p>TAIPEI A series of incidents involving Chinese tourists in Vietnam is keeping a deep maritime sovereignty dispute in focus despite official efforts to improve relations.</p><p>Last week 14 Chinese tourists wearing the same red-on-white T-shirts bearing a ...
read more
No Image

Winning numbers of Saturday’s Taiwan lotteries

<p>Taipei, May 19 (CNA) The winning numbers for Taiwan's "Grand Fortune" lottery (???) Saturday were 02, 11, 28, 23, 08, 19 and 36 plus the special number 22, Taiwan Lottery Co. said.</p><p></p><p>Meanwhile, the "Jin Cai 539" (??539) lottery's winning …...
read more
No Image

The Philippines, Usually a Receiver of Foreign Aid, Offers Some

<p>The Philippines, usually a receiver of international aid, got a unique chance this week to give some as the government agreed to help struggling Papua New Guinea with rice cultivation.</p><p>Philippine and Papua New Guinean officials signed an agreement Wed...
read more
No Image

MSCI’s weighting cut forecast to drain NT$24 billion from Taiwan

<p>Taipei, A move by global index provider MSCI Inc. to cut Taiwan's weighting in its major indexes is expected to lead to a foreign fund outflow of more than NT$24 billion (US$803 million), according to the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC).…</p>
read more
No Image

Military to continue search for missing Mirage-2000

<p>Taipei, The military said Saturday that it will continue to search for the Mirage 2000 fighter piloted by Captain Ho Tzu-yu (???), which went missing during a flight training sortie last November.</p><p></p><p>Air Force Deputy Commander Lt. Gen. Chang Yen-t...
read more
No Image

Chinese Missiles Challenge US in South China Sea

<p>TAIPEI, TAIWAN Chinese missile deployment in the South China Sea is meant as a challenge to the United States and its allies, scholars believe.</p><p>Anti-ship cruise missiles and surface-to-air missiles that China reportedly installed on islets in the se...
read more
No Image

Analysts: Speed of Denuclearization Emerging as Key Summit Issue

<p></p><p>WASHINGTON Pyongyang's interest in taking incremental steps and Washington's opposition to this phased approach toward denuclearization is emerging as differences that need to be resolved for a successful summit between President Donald Trump and N...
read more
1 2 3 29