Newly inaugurated President Tsai Ing-wen of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) pledged in her inaugural speech Friday that her administration will make efforts to maintain the existing mechanisms for dialogue and seek cooperation across the Taiwan Strait.
China has not reduced its military threat to Taiwan, as evidenced by its continued deployment of missiles aimed at the island and ongoing training of military personnel, Hsu Pei-shan, deputy minister of National Defense, said Thursday.
Mainland Chinese prosecutors have approved a request to arrest 76 suspects involved in Kenya-based telecom fraud, including 45 Taiwanese citizens who were forcibly deported to China in April, mainland police said Wednesday.
A group of Taiwanese fraud suspects deported from Malaysia to mainland China have confessed and will be tried on the mainland, according to the mainland Chinese authorities, despite an angry Taipei demanding they face justice at home.
May 20, 2016 marks a historic moment in Taiwan politics as Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) of the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) will officially assume office, ending eight years of Kuomintang (KMT) rule.
Scholars unveiled a number of predictions Sunday for President-elect Tsai Ing-wen's inauguration speech this week, ranging from downplaying cross-strait affairs to proposing a return to the international community.
News surfaced Saturday that a gang of Chinese con artists have been seen extorting money from pedestrians on the streets of Taiwan recently, with police discovering that at least one of the alleged members had entered Taiwan on a tourist visa.
Director-General of the Ministry of Justice's Department of International and Cross-Strait Legal Affairs Chen Wen-chi (陳文琪), left, speaks to mainland Public Security Bureau official Chen Zhimin (陳智敏), right, in Zhuhai City on Friday, May 13.
Lin Join-sane, chairman of Taiwan's semi-official Straits Exchange Foundation (SEF), speaks at a board meeting in Taipei on Friday, May 13. Lin...
Mainland China on Wednesday called any challenge to the "One China" principle "unsustainable" following remarks made by the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) stating that Taiwan's participation in the World Health Assembly (WHA) had nothing to do with U.N. General Assembly Resolution 2758.2 Comments