TAIPEI (REUTERS) – Taiwan started a rotational electricity blackout across the island on Thursday (May 13) after an outage at a coal-fired power plant in…View More Taiwan starts rotational electricity blackout after power plant outage
TAIPEI (AFP) – Taiwan’s lucrative fishing industry has come under fire for subjecting its migrant workforce to forced labour and other abuses, contrasting with the…View More Rampant fishing industry abuses dull Taiwan's rights record
COPENHAGEN (AFP) – China on Tuesday (May 11) blasted a democracy conference in Copenhagen attended by Taiwan’s President and a Hong Kong activist alongside Danish…View More China blasts Danish conference with Taiwan President as 'political farce'
TAIPEI (REUTERS) – Taiwan accused China on Tuesday (May 11) of “maliciously” blocking its access to the World Health Organisation (WHO) and putting politics above…View More Taiwan says China is 'maliciously' blocking it from WHO
The world’s biggest contract chipmaker, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co (TSMC), is on a roll. Its fabrication plants are humming at full capacity and sales are…View More Taiwan chips loom large in US-China tech war
TAIPEI (AFP) – Taiwan prosecutors on Friday (April 16) charged a truck driver with negligent homicide over his role in the island’s worst rail disaster…View More Taiwan train accident: Driver tried to pull truck with a rope after it got stuck in bushes before fatal crash
WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – Former US senator Chris Dodd and former deputy secretaries of state Richard Armitage and James Steinberg headed to Taiwan on Tuesday (April…View More Biden sends unofficial delegation to Taiwan to underscore US' commitment
WASHINGTON (REUTERS) – The White House on Friday (April 9) said it was keeping a close watch on increased Chinese military activities in the Taiwan…View More White House says China's moves around Taiwan 'potentially destabilising'
TAIPEI (REUTERS) – Taiwan has spotted Chinese drones circling the Taipei-controlled Pratas Islands in the South China Sea and may shoot them down if they…View More Taiwan says it may shoot down Chinese drones in South China Sea
TAIPEI (REUTERS) – Taiwan’s Defence Ministry on Monday (April 5) reported a new incursion by China’s air force into the island’s air defence identification zone,…View More Taiwan reports new incursion by Chinese jets into defence zone
HUALIEN (NYTIMES) – Two days after Taiwan’s deadliest rail disaster in decades, investigators were working on Sunday (April 4) to determine why a truck had…View More Taiwan crash investigators focus on how truck fell in train's path
HUALIEN – The Taiwanese authorities have located what is believed to be the dashboard camera on a truck that caused a deadly train accident in…View More Truck's dashboard camera found at Taiwan train crash site
HUALIEN – “Yun-ru, Mama is here to take you home!” cried out a middle-aged woman as she stood at a nondescript construction site on a…View More Taiwan train accident: Survivors, families mourn the dead and seek answers
There are no reports of Singaporean casualties so far in Taiwan’s express train crash on Friday (April 2) morning. More than 50 passengers were killed…View More Taiwan train crash: No Singaporean casualties so far