Thursday, January 28, 2016
President Ma Ying-jeou will visit Taiping Island (太平島) in the South China Sea today, weather permitting, according to a statement made by the Presidential Office on Wednesday.
Huang Min-hui (黃敏惠), acting chairperson of the ruling Kuomintang (KMT), made a move Wednesday to bid for the chairmanship of the party, to replace Eric Chu, who resigned as KMT leader earlier this month after he lost the presidential election., 1 Comment
The United States and mainland China sparred Wednesday on how to deal with North Korea's latest nuclear weapons test and ease rising tensions over territorial disputes in the South China Sea., 1 Comment
Apple is bracing for its first sales decline in 13 years, despite selling a record 74.8 million iPhones in the final three months of 2015, in what may prove to be a turning point for the world's most valuable company.
Vietnam's Communist Party Wednesday re-elected its 71-year-old chief for a second term, an expected outcome that sees the conservative pro-China ideologue cementing his hold on power.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
President Ma Ying-jeou headed south on damage inspection tours Tuesday after a weekend freeze in temperatures islandwide caused extensive agricultural damage estimated at more than NT$226 million (approximately US$6.7 million).
The mainland China authorities have released and deported a Swedish man it accused of training and funding unlicensed lawyers in the country, after he made an extraordinary confession broadcast on state television., 1 Comment
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -- Malaysia's attorney general said Tuesday that nearly $700 million channeled into Prime Minister Najib Razak's private accounts was a personal donation from Saudi Arabia's royal family, and cleared him of any criminal wrongdoing.
BEIJING -- The Chinese government has released and deported a Swedish man it accused of training and funding unlicensed lawyers in the country, leading to an extraordinary taped confession broadcast on state television.